Technology

Using CO2 for enhanced oil recovery in Alberta is easier said than done

Only a few years ago C02-EOR showed potential to be industry's environmental saving grace. But attempts to implement it have run aground

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Photo Essay: The scene from inside a Calgary fracking research lab

When cracking tough geological formations, determining the correct fracking fluid compositions is paramount

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How oil and gas firms are failing to grasp the necessity of Big Data analytics

An explosion in information volumes and processing power is transforming the energy sector. Even the major players are dragging their feet to catch up

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Amid a struggle to ship crude oil to the West Coast, three crazy ideas emerge

Alberta’s oil patch is skeptical, but defiant optimists are pitching greenfield refineries for British Columbia

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Dinosaurs in the mines

Often times it is shovel operators, not paleontologists, who unearth Athabasca's bitumen fossils

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From seed to tank: The never-ending biofuels debate

Replacing higher volumes of gasoline with ethanol seems like wise environmental policy. So why is the way forward so hazy?

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Infographic: Beyond the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin

A look at the largest planned and budgeted oil and gas projects across Canada

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