Category Archives: Features

Hot Stuff: Gas demand heats up commodity market

By Melanie Franner   Energy is in constant demand — be it for air conditioning in the summer or heat in the winter. Add to that the regular need for electricity for cooking, lighting or even water delivery and the demand continues to rise. The correlation between energy demand and…

Canadian Oil Industry Not Threatened by Trump

By David Yager, Yager Management Ltd. On the day of U.S. President Donald Trump’s inauguration, the official White House website was rewritten, including 361 brief words outlining the future of American Energy Policy. Titled “An America First Energy Plan”, it starts with, “The Trump Administration is committed to energy policies…

Waste Not: The Co-op Refinery Complex’s new Wastewater Improvement Project looks to a sustainable future

By Carly Peters Water scarcity is a world-wide concern and hits closer to home as human and industry demand increases and supply dwindles. Federated Co-operatives Ltd.’s, Co-op Refinery Complex (CRC) in Regina is looking to a sustainable future by not only reducing their water consumption, leaving more for their community…