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New emissions from Canada's oil sands 'extremely low,' says IEA's chief economist

As an energy advisor to some of the world’s most developed economies, Fatih Birol worries about critical issues including security of energy and the impact of fossil fuels on the climate. 976 more words

Energy

OPEC seeks its happy place as most important meeting in years looms

The recent crash in oil prices has set the stage for the most-anticipated OPEC meeting in years on Thursday. As oil-producing power brokers prepare to gather in Vienna, the… 1,177 more words

Energy

OPEC seeks its happy place as most important meeting in years looms

The recent crash in oil prices has set the stage for the most-anticipated OPEC meeting in years on Thursday. As oil-producing power brokers prepare to gather in Vienna, the… 1,177 more words

Energy

Small producers, towns could feel pinch as fracking boom puts pressure on oil prices

The boom in fracture stimulation isn’t merely revolutionizing the oil and gas world — from horizontal drilling to declining commodity prices — it’s also transforming small towns like Kindersley, Sask. 1,247 more words

Business

New book on oilsands pioneer John Allan offers fascinating glimpse of early Alberta

Alberta’s oilsands have become a giant wealth generator and job creator over the past dozen years, and are likely to power the province’s economy for decades to come. 452 more words

BizBuzz

Edmonton's NCSG Crane announces latest U.S. acquisition

NCSG Crane & Heavy Haul Corp., one of Edmonton’s fastest growing industrial services companies, is expanding its corporate footprint south of the border, where it is already active in four U.S. 343 more words

BizBuzz

Teck Resources 'solid' despite slumping coal market

Teck Resources Ltd. does not expect the miserable steelmaking coal market to turn around in the near future.

Speaking on a conference call to discuss the miner’s third quarter results, chief executive Don Lindsay said companies have announced production cutbacks and mine closures this year that will remove about 25 million tonnes of coal from the market. 455 more words

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