Tag Archives: oil

Economic expressway to market

History has a way of repeating itself, as the saying goes, and it certainly rings true for Alliance Pipeline. The idea behind Alliance’s original mainline was to help Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin producers move trapped natural gas to market. Fast-forward to today and a similar situation in the North Dakota…

With great production comes great storage opportunity

Saskatchewan has had an exceptional last few years when it comes to oil production. According to the Ministry of the Economy, Saskatchewan produced 172.9 million barrels of oil in 2012, which is the new record. Some refer to the increased production as the “Bakken Boom”. The name comes from the…

PSAC works to help improve industry image

In the wake of increasing prices at the pump, do people ask you how prices get set?  What about all this talk regarding fracing?  Do you know enough about the drilling technique to respond to the increasingly difficult questions about just how safe it really is?