Policy

When it Comes to Methane Emissions, the Oil and Gas Industry Isn’t the Worst Offender

This other natural source accounts for 29 per cent of all emissions

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Canada Could Soon Get Clarity on Who is Responsible for Leaks on Cross-Border Pipelines

Canada’s new Pipeline Safety Act is set to become law in late June, enforcing a “polluter pays” principle on costs resulting from spills or leaks from federally regulated oil and gas pipelines

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Why Provincial Regulations, Coupled with Low Oil Prices, Are Strong-Arming Some Juniors Out of Business

Some 230 juniors in Alberta are currently teetering on the edge of brankruptcy

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Why Canada’s Defense Contractors Are Courting Energy Firms

Partnerships between energy firms and defense contractors are nothing new in many parts of the world. In Canada, however, the two industries just found each other

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Could Alberta’s Cap on Oil Sands Emissions Hinder Growth?

Alberta's 100Mt cap on annual oil sands emisssions is described by environmental groups as an "insurance policy" against ever-rising production

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How North American Oil Firms Can Dance Through South America’s Legal and Political Minefields

With a low Loonie and a depressed domestic market, South America's vast energy reserves are an alluring prospect for Canadian firms

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How To Do Business in Venezuela

The country is teetering on the edge of bankruptcy. Yet, as holder of the world's largest oil reserves, Venezuela remains an enticing jewel

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