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Alberta’s energy industry and the Kenney government hope a sudden change of fortunes is on the way, fresh off two small, but symbolic, victories in the Senate within a 24 hour...
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“This is a mess entirely of the NDP’s making, ” Christine Myatt, spokeswoman for Premier Jason Kenney, said in a statement. “Albertans deserve to know how this happened and how much...
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One of the original co founders of the Calgary based airline, Bell wasn’t sure what to make of the announcement Onex Corp. had made a friendly all cash bid to acquire WestJet and...
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So many big questions, so little time on the job — it’s been less than two weeks, after all — for Alberta’s new energy minister. “We ran our platform on...
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A drop in oilpatch investment over the past two years is closely tied to the pipeline bottleneck and ongoing challenges in Canada to build energy infrastructure. Without enough take away capacity...
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Alberta governments have suffered from a type of budgetary delusion over the past decade, a phenomenon that’s driven up spending and sent debt levels soaring. It’s been fuelled by the...
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Whatever the name, the pipeline giant is staying put in Canada, although a new title doesn’t mean the same old problems surrounding the Keystone XL pipeline are going to disappear...
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... Alberta Listen to what Chris Varcoe and Don Braid think......
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It didn’t take long for Jason Kenney to change the tone at the top of Alberta’s government toward energy policy and relations with the rest of Canada. His UCP government...
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On the bright side, the Calgary lawyer now in charge of the powerful portfolio won’t need a lot of time to get up to speed on the multi faceted energy files....
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The United Conservative Party, which frequently talked about standing up for Alberta during the provincial election campaign, has vowed to nix the 100 megatonne limit on oilsands emissions established by the...
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Despite resistance from one large investor, the Calgary based company saw shareholders vote strongly in favour of TransAlta’s slate of directors at its annual general meeting. More importantly, the company will...
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On the 45th floor of the company’s Calgary headquarters, Williams sat down Thursday to talk about his time at Suncor, the biggest decisions and deals during his tenure, and the...
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With the province’s new program to restrict oil production in Alberta this year, the situation has quickly been reversed. As the price discount on Canadian crude narrowed during the first...
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... is a path forward.” Chris Varcoe is a Calgary Herald....
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... new sheriff in town.” Chris Varcoe is a Calgary Herald......
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... columnists Don Braid and Chris Varcoe parse the election results ... is just what’s needed. Chris Varcoe is a Calgary Herald....
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The party would quadruple the number of paid apprenticeships to 6, 000 by 2023 under a non profit program that links up employers and students. The strategy would create a new scholarship...
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Leaders of Suncor Energy, Canadian Natural Resources, Shell Canada and Cenovus Energy endorsed the idea of limiting greenhouse gas emissions from the oilsands to 100 megatonnes and backed a new...
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During one chaotic two hour span, a parade of senior oilpatch and pipeline executives appeared before Senate hearings in a downtown hotel, sounding the alarm that federal Bill C 69 will stop...