Energy financier Richard Grafton is planning a series of deals in the Canadian oil patch over the next 18 months after securing $675-million in funding from a U.S. 960 more words
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As U.S. planes bombed militant forces in northern Iraq, oil companies took emergency measures Friday to keep their staff out of harm’s way.
Talisman Energy Inc. 504 more words
One milllion gallons of oil drilling byproducts leak into ground and bay near North Dakota Indian reservation
MANDAREE, N.D. — A pipeline has leaked 1 million gallons of oil drilling saltwater into the ground at a North Dakota Indian reservation, and some of the byproduct ended up in a bay that feeds the lake that provides the reservation’s drinking water, company and tribal officials said. 550 more words
CALGARY — Alberta’s pension fund manager is getting into the venture capital business in a bid to help reduce costs and mitigate environmental damage in the province’s booming energy sector. 985 more words
Ben Powless spent the last number of years working with indigenous communities in western Canada in opposition to Northern Gateway.
Powless, who is Mohawk, never dreamed he’d be fighting against a pipeline in his traditional territory or in his hometown in Ottawa. 598 more words