Departments

A brief look at what’s making news in the energy industry

Snapshots of recent developments in the oil patch More →

A look at Dome Petroleum’s ill-fated drilling program in the Beaufort Sea

Dome built Tarsuit Island by dredging the bottom of the sea and installing concrete blocks that had been shipped all the way from Vancouver. More →

Statoil Canada weighs investment in the oil sands against offshore investment

Rising costs put Statoil Canada in a tough spot More →

Forget carbon capture and storage. Carbon marketing is the future

“[CCS is] pure expense and provides no additional utility.” - Carlo Montemagno More →

Dealmakers: Buyers and Sellers

Pembina Pipeline Corp., Talisman Energy Inc., Kinder Morgan Canada More →

The architect of the NEP, Marc Lalonde, would have done it differently

"Lac-Mégantic has made people realize that the alternative is to transport oil by train and this is not risk-free. It’s certainly a lot more hazardous than pipelines." More →

Debunking the rhetoric behind nation-building projects

Even with government assistance, the costs of building out bitumen upgrading capacity in Canada appears prohibitive More →