Under-represented groups could be the answer to Canada’s oil and gas skill shortage

Companies should consider under-represented groups as a viable labour source to manage the skill shortage challenging the oil and gas industry, according to a report released today by the Petroleum Human Resources Council (the Council), a division of Enform Canada. Strategies to recruit and retain key diversity groups, namely women, youth, aboriginal people, immigrants and […]

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 […]

Brian Eisentrout to join Venture Global as vice president of engineering