Mining firm Teck Resources sets target to be ‘carbon neutral’ by 2050

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted February 3, 2020 12:47 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The Vancouver-based mining company proposing to build the massive Frontier oilsands mine in northeastern Alberta…

Alberta’s climate plan factored into cabinet decision on new oilsands mine: Wilkinson

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted January 28, 2020 4:09 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Environment Minister Jonathan Wilkinson says cabinet’s decision on a massive new oilsands mine in Alberta…

Calgary-based Calfrac reports fourth quarter loss on lower revenue

By The Canadian Press Posted January 28, 2020 2:37 pm Updated January 28, 2020 2:42 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ One of Canada’s largest oil and gas well completion companies…

Kenney wants swift approval from Trudeau for Teck Frontier oilsands mine

Alberta’s premier says Prime Minister Justin Trudeau needs to move swiftly to approve the Teck Frontier oilsands mine north of Fort McMurray. Jason Kenney says there is no reason to delay the go-ahead of the $20.6-billion project near Wood Buffalo…

AUMA wants Alberta to make tax changes to address failing oil and gas properties

The Alberta Urban Municipalities Association is calling on the province to change legislation to allow local governments to collect property taxes from oil and gas properties when they fail. The association also wants the Alberta Energy Regulator to consider unpaid…

Alberta landowners urge farmers to cut power to wells with unpaid debts

A group of Alberta landowners is asking farmers and ranchers to fight back against unpaid debts and unreclaimed oil and gas wells by closing valves and cutting power to energy company sites. “The landowners need to safely shut down those…