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Horgan to address online BC Natural Resources Forum

Horgan to address online BC Natural Resources Forum

Premier John Horgan, federal Natural Resources Minister Seamus O'Regan and B.C. Assembly of First Nations Regional Chief Terry Teegee are some of the speakers who be presenting at the BC Natural Resources Forum later this month.
CAPP forecasts modest recovery in Canadian oil and gas upstream in 2021

CAPP forecasts modest recovery in Canadian oil and gas upstream in 2021

Upstream oil and gas investments in B.C. are expected to increase by about $1 billion this year over last year, driven largely by the nascent LNG industry, says the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers.
Peace Region Petroleum Show postponed to 2022

Peace Region Petroleum Show postponed to 2022

The Grande Prairie & District Chamber of Commerce and Grande Prairie Petroleum Association have postponed the 2021 Peace Region Petroleum Show to 2022.
Petrochemical complex to head back to city

Petrochemical complex to head back to city

The massive West Coast Olefins Ltd. petrochemical complex is returning to Prince George. Originally proposed for land on the BCR Industrial Site, proponents began looking north to sites near Summit Lake and Bear Lake in response to public pressure.
B.C.-born former governor tapped for U.S. Energy Secretary

B.C.-born former governor tapped for U.S. Energy Secretary

Joe Biden’s new Energy Secretary, Jennifer Granholm, may have been born in Vancouver, but she may prove to be no friend of Canada, at least not when it comes to Canada’s biggest energy export: oil.
Federal government hopes to make Canada a top hydrogen producer

Federal government hopes to make Canada a top hydrogen producer

The Trudeau government has unveiled a strategy to harness Canada’s prodigious energy assets to become a leading producer of hydrogen.
Don Hartman, Vic Moskalyk receive 2020 Oilmen awards

Don Hartman, Vic Moskalyk receive 2020 Oilmen awards

The Fort St. John Petroleum Association honoured two community members Tuesday, Dec. 15, for their contributions to the oil and gas industry.
Susannah Pierce named new president of Shell Canada

Susannah Pierce named new president of Shell Canada

Susannah Pierce, currently director of corporate affairs for LNG Canada, will become Shell Canada’s new president and country chair in 2021, taking over from the retiring Michael Crothers.
OGC completes methane survey, no evidence of leaks

OGC completes methane survey, no evidence of leaks

The BC Oil and Gas Commission recently completed an aerial survey of 98 decommissioned gas wells between Hudson’s Hope and the Alberta border.
Earthquake activity to be monitored

Earthquake activity to be monitored

The BC Oil and Gas Commission is beginning work to temporarily place a dense seismic monitoring array between Dawson Creek and Fort St. John to monitor hydraulic fracturing operations.