Keystone XL debate rages throughout summer 2014

By Leonard Melman It is amazing how sometimes random events serve to highlight areas of public controversy, and in terms of fossil fuel production and distribution, the summer of 2014 has been particularly significant on two counts.  First, the Ukraine-Russia dispute has served to place new pressures on natural gas distribution, particularly within the huge […]

Fueling the future

Energy Services B.C. actively advocates province’s service sector By Jillian Mitchell British Columbia’s Energy Services BC (ESBC) has created an environment where businesses want to be, today and for years to come. Their secret? A three-fold approach built on advocacy, education, and relationship-building. As the voice of B.C.’s oil and gas service sector for over […]

Encana going saline to reduce surface water use

As Encana increases its level of development in the Dawson Creek region, responsible water use and sourcing are critical components for the company to fully realize the potential of British Columbia’s portion of the Montney resource play. Water management approaches tailored for specific operating areas have long been at the heart of Encana’s stewardship philosophy […]