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Accessing new markets ‘imperative’ to Canada, Monaco tells global energy roundtable

Securing new markets for its significant energy resources is an issue of “national importance” to Canada, Enbridge president and CEO Al Monaco told a global energy roundtable Tuesday in London. During a morning address to the Canada Europe Energy Summit at London’s Canada House, Monaco told his audience of more…

Saskatchewan seen as highly attractive for petroleum investment

By Dr. Gerry Angevine Senior Economist, Global Resource Centre Since 2007, the Fraser Institute’s Global Resource Centre has been undertaking an annual survey of petroleum explorers and developers around the world. The primary objective is to determine which provinces, states, territories and countries are judged by survey participants to pose…

Staying the course in 2012: Saskatchewan’s oil industry on track for continued growth

By Lisa Fattori Despite record flooding in the spring of 2011, Saskatchewan’s oil industry performed exceptionally well and is on course to enjoy the same success in 2012. Oil and gas sales for the year were more than $1-billion higher than in 2010, and the number of oil wells drilled…