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Alberta to establish arms-length environmental monitoring agency

Alberta will build the most comprehensive environmental monitoring program in Canada with the establishment of a new arms-length environmental monitoring agency.

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Bitumen production up 16% – Alberta Economy to boom

Bitumen production up 16%

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College Introducing Pipeline Training

Portage College is introducing the province’s first pipeline training course. The course will include a mock control room as well as simulated oil spills in a work camp environment.

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Athabasca Oil looking to start TAGD project

Athabasca Oil looking to start TAGD project. We may all be more familiar with SAGD – Steam Assisted Gravity Drainage. TAGD is a new technology – Thermal Assisted Gravity Drainage.

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Ontario PC leader praises oilsands

Ontario PC leader Tim Hudak praised oilsands during his visit. “Instead of running down the oilsands, we owe it to the half a million Ontarians who are out of work right now to ask how can Ontario best leverage the … Continue reading

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Devon gets go ahead for Jackfish 3

Devon gets go ahead for Jackfish 3. Construction is expected to begin in January outside of Conklin. 35,000 barrels per day are expected from the in-situ operation for late 2014.

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‘Father of the oil sands’ honoured

I was born and raised in Fort McMurray and much to my chagrin, I had no idea about the history of Dr. Karl A Clark.

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'Father of the oil sands' honoured

I was born and raised in Fort McMurray and much to my chagrin, I had no idea about the history of Dr. Karl A Clark.

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