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Energy industry on 'pins and needles' ahead of Alberta royalty review

Alberta’s oil and gas industry is on tenterhooks as it awaits the findings of the province’s royalty review.

A four-member panel has spent the past five months examining how the province charges energy firms to extract resources. 586 more words

Energy

Ex-Tory energy ministers warn of royalty review risks

Two former Tory energy ministers are warning the NDP government to tread cautiously if it is contemplating elimination of some current drilling programs in its royalty review later this month. 599 more words

Politics

Opinion: Now isn't the time to cut Alberta spending

By Jeff Loomis, Patricia Jones and Franco Savoia

Re: “Budget 2015 feels like deja vu all over again,” Ted Morton, Opinion, Nov. 12.

“God Please Give Us Another Boom. 610 more words

Columnists

Budget 2015: The Neutrino Problem

Scientists solved the problem of the Ghost Particle in less time than it’s taken the Alberta government to come up with a creative approach to economic diversification. 1,029 more words

Politics And Government

NDP plan gets approval from past and present Alberta investment officials

The NDP plan to mobilize $2.1 billion through its financial institutions to spur economic diversification and create jobs has merit and does not necessarily pose a threat to taxpayer savings, says the former head of the Alberta Investment Management Corp. 682 more words

Politics

Premier confident new Alberta investment policy won't risk taxpayers' dollars

Alberta’s savings will not be put at risk by a plan to invest in Alberta companies because politicians will stay out of the decision-making process, Premier Rachel Notley said Thursday. 672 more words

Politics

Ewart: Meet the new NW Refining and its now-bigger oil refinery

Ian MacGregor likes to joke that he got the name for his oil refinery wrong when he called it the North West Upgrader more than a decade ago and he apparently had issues with its size all that time, too. 797 more words

Energy