Human resources for BC’s resource economy

By Jen Reid, on behalf of the British Columbia Construction Association (BCCA)  Long before many of the proposed LNG, pipeline, and resource projects get in the ground, many communities in the North are already feeling the pressure. With several Northern cities already at three to four per cent employment – essentially, anyone who wants a […]

Continuing increase in oil production strengthens Canada’s position as a preferred supplier to North American, global markets

Increasing oil sands and conventional oil production continues to strengthen Canada’s position as a preferred supplier to North American and global energy markets. CAPP’s 2013 Crude Oil Forecast, Markets and Transportation report forecasts Canadian crude oil production will more than double to 6.7 million barrels per day by 2030 from 3.2 million barrels per day […]

Encana receives top honours for responsible Canadian energy development

Recycling program in Horn River Basin among the three diverse projects cited The merits of three distinct initiatives from across Encana’s operations, including a unique recycling project in British Columbia’s Horn River Basin, recently saw the company receive the President’s Award in the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers’ (CAPP) 2013 Responsible Canadian Energy Awards. The […]