TransCanada releases 2017 Corporate Responsibility Report

TransCanada Corporation (TransCanada) has released its 2017 Corporate Responsibility Report, providing a comprehensive update on their performance on environmental, social and governance topics that matter most to the stakeholders, Indigenous groups, landowners and communities involved with or affected by their business across North America. The annual Corporate Responsibility Report is one of the foundational documents […]

Monitoring and responding to seismic events in Northeastern B.C. 

Regional seismographic network in Northeast B.C. monitors seismic events related to hydraulic fracturing and fluid disposal  The BC Seismic Research Consortium was established in 2012 by Geoscience BC, the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP), Natural Resources Canada (NRCan), and the BC Oil and Gas Commission (BCOGC). It followed a recommendation from the BCOGC in […]

Oil Respect – On the importance of advocacy

In September 2016, Alberta Oil magazine ran an article entitled “Oilwell Drillers’ Association President Remembers Life Before Energy Politics”. The writer questioned CAODC President Mark Scholz about what life was like in the oil and gas industry prior to large-scale pipeline protests and American celebrities flying up to Fort McMurray to lambast the Canadians oilsands. […]