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COSIA marks fifth consecutive year of progress in oil sands innovation

At its 2017 annual Performance Update, Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA) showcased advances towards its goal of accelerating the pace of environmental performance in Canada’s oil sands. To date, members of Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA) have voluntarily shared 981 distinct environmental technologies costing $1.4 billion. Since its…

Petroteq Energy Receives Notices on New Patents in the US and Canada Covering Oil Extraction Technology

Petroteq Energy Inc. is a company focused on the development of and implementation of proprietary technologies for the energy industry. Petroteq’s portfolio includes technology for the environmentally safe extraction of heavy oils from oil sands, oil shale deposits and shallow oil deposits. The company has announced today that it has…

Saskatchewan Day at CSUR in Calgary

By George Eynon, PGeo*  The Canadian Society for Unconventional Resources (CSUR) hosted a team from the Saskatchewan government to meet industry oil and gas players at a one-day workshop session in Calgary in late 2016, making quite the impression The Canadian Society for Unconventional Resources attracted producers, consultants and members…