The dramatic swings in the price of oil actually pale in comparison with the quickly changing political fortunes in oil-and-gas rich Alberta over the past year. 1,273 more words
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CALGARY – Pipeline operator TransCanada says it can live with having a single export terminal in New Brunswick for its proposed Energy East pipeline.
The Calgary-based company had aimed to also export crude from Cacouna, Que., but scrapped those plans last month. 350 more words
EDMONTON – Progressive Conservative Leader Jim Prentice is ratcheting up warnings of a NDP-governed Alberta, bringing federal NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair into the fray and saying the party has a “fundamental distrust of business.” 427 more words
National Energy Board chairman Peter Watson is warning that much of the pipeline industry’s reluctance to share details of emergency response plans over commercial and safety concerns is simply stuck-in-the-past thinking that he intends to get “unstuck.” 714 more words
Turkey has long been a central hub in natural gas and oil markets. Pipelines from Russia, Iraq and Azerbaijan pass through the region. Additionally there major ports along the Mediterranean as well as along the Black Sea provide major ports for oil tankers. 411 more words
The allegation? Astonishing. The response? Even more remarkable.
The scandal surrounding Mike Duffy reached the oilpatch this week over the contentious issue of pipeline politics following a media report that Enbridge Inc. 779 more words