In good times and bad, whether they are in expansion mode or cutting costs, companies in the resource extraction business can’t ignore repairing their machinery when it breaks down. For the companies operating in Atlantic Canada, Bathurst, New Brunswick-based Rogers Electric and Machine is a... [more]
I had retired as Nova Scotia’s Deputy Minister of Justice in March of 2007. Then I got a call in June or July of 2007 asking if I would come back for a few months on a contract to help the Department of Energy get its fledgling marine renewable energy... [more]
In the fall of 2017 the PEI Energy Corporation (the Crown corporation in charge of energy strategy and development on the island) announced that a municipal bylaw will delay the construction of a 30-megawatt wind farm in Eastern Kings County by a year. The bylaw says that any new wind farm in the county must... [more]
SeaRose incident raises troubling questions for Husky, Newfoundland offshore sector Wednesday, January 17, 2018 was not a great day for Calgary-based Husky Energy or the Newfoundland and Labrador offshore oil and gas industry.
The Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board issued a press release that day announcing it was suspending petroleum operations at Husky’s SeaRose Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading vessel at its White Rose field ...