At a recent conference at Beijing’s Four Seasons Hotel, one of many featuring trade missions from Canada promoting energy-related investment, Feng Zhiqiang wondered aloud about the next blockbuster Chinese energy deal in Alberta’s oil patch. A worthy
CALGARY – Royal Dutch Shell PLC on Friday received federal approval to boost production at its Jack Pine oil sands mine in northern Alberta despite a finding that the project is likely to result in significant adverse
What do you know about hydraulic fracturing or “fracking” of natural gas? Probably depends on who you’re listening to. The fossil fuel industry tells you it’s the biggest energy development of the century, which promises America energy
VANCOUVER — Potential polluters should be prepared for a worst-case scenario and face unlimited liability in the case of an oil spill from one of their tanker ships, a government-appointed panel recommends. The three-member panel of experts
Rather than a jail term, a program from the Cook County Boot Camp in Illinois is finding ways to reach troubled youth and inmates through urban gardening. Among the educational and vocational offerings the program offers is
LAKE LOUISE • The chief executive of Enbridge Inc. said Friday he’s confident the Northern Gateway pipeline between Alberta and the British Columbia coast will get the go ahead from a panel of regulators next month. CNOOC
Europe’s energy prices will stay up to three times higher than in the United States for the next 20 years, unless the region can develop domestic supplies and increase efficiency, the International Energy Agency’s chief economist said.
Nearly two years after Canada’s oil sands sector launched the biggest effort of environmental self-improvement on the planet, setting up Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA), the good news is that it has nailed down a structure