Building of the TransCanada mainline in the late 1950s ranks as one of the most monumental pieces of industrial infrastructure in Canada’s history.
Putting the cart before the horse is never good practice. Everyone knows that the horse comes before the cart. But what if the cart is broken? Then what? Clearly, not much work will get done.
This global oil price war, now in its sixth month, has a James-Bond-like feel. A vulnerable, vital commodity is cloaked behind geopolitical intrigue, wars, sanctions, corruption, high-tech advancement and other unsettling factors.
BAU, or “Business as Usual,” is the comfort scenario that leaders envision when thinking about the future. The next government of Alberta, whatever it looks like, and whoever leads it, should be planning for B-NAU in the coming months and […]
Last week thousands of well tailored dark suits gathered in Houston for the annual IHS CERAWeek, one of the world’s top energy conferences. Despite slashed oil budgets, CEOs, political leaders and investors showed-up in near record numbers to hear perspectives on […]
CALGARY, Alberta (April 23, 2015) – ARC Financial updated its proprietary fiscal pulse model to reflect the economic health of Canada’s upstream oil and gas industry. The report examines expected revenue, cash flow, royalties, profitability, taxes, investment and oilfield […]
It’s federal budget time. Debits and credits won’t quite balance this year, in part because of the poor health of the country’s largest resource industry. The mettle of the Canadian oil and gas industry has been stressed on numerous occasions […]
I remember July 2008 like it was yesterday. Oil price hit $145 per barrel for the first time in history. Analysts predicted that insatiable Chinese demand would drive oil price even higher
Electric Vehicles are off to the Races The age of electric vehicles, those quirky cars that have been perennially stigmatized as lacking range, reliability and affordability, is finally here. If you don’t believe that statement you probably haven’t driven one […]