Aug 14, 2018

​Inter Pipeline spending $82M on ‘important’ infrastructure addition in East Shale Duvernay

In another sign that activity is on the rise in Alberta’s East Duvernay Shale Play, Inter Pipeline has announced a new $82 million investment in area infrastructure.


Jul 16, 2018

Price environmental risks like carbon: Ecofiscal Commission

When it comes to responding to industrial environmental accidents like train derailments and oil spills, there is a tendency within government to respond with tougher and potentially overly prescriptive regulations.


Jun 22, 2018

Discussion paper provides a first look at revitalized environmental assessment in BC

by Mark Sabourin... A new environmental assessment process in British Columbia (B.C.) will ensure a far greater role for First Nations in project approval, open up new avenues for public participation and promise a clear and predictable process for project proponents.


Jun 20, 2018

BC Hydro awards Site C transmission line contract

Allteck Line Contractors has been awarded a $113-million contract to build the Site C transmission line, BC Hydro announced Wednesday.


Jun 14, 2018

Husky planning new Saskatchewan oil pipeline to replace one that leaked in 2016

PRINCE ALBERT, Sask. — Husky Energy held an open house Wednesday in Prince Albert to discuss a proposal to build new pipelines to replace a line that leaked in 2016, causing an oil spill into the North Saskatchewan River.