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Minister O’Regan Launches Hydrogen Strategy for Canada

From: Natural Resources Canada December 16, 2020                       St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador                    Natural Resources Canada As the Government of Canada continues to protect and support Canadians through the COVID-19 pandemic, it is also important that the country look to the future. Today, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Seamus O’Regan, launched the […]

by ahnationtalk on December 16, 202094 Views

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Government of Canada Approves the NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. 2021 System Expansion Project

From: Natural Resources Canada October 20, 2020                                     Ottawa, Ontario                              Natural Resources Canada Today, the Honourable Seamus O’Regan, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, announced that the Government of Canada […]

by ahnationtalk on October 20, 2020108 Views

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Growing Alberta’s forest industry

Alberta’s government is implementing the Forest Jobs Action Plan, helping to create opportunities for more investment and jobs in our forest industry. The Government of Alberta is assigning more forest tenure through an open, competitive process that maximizes economic, environmental and community benefits, as well as benefits to local Indigenous communities. “We know that forests […]

by ahnationtalk on October 9, 202073 Views

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AB Government: Building a bold and diverse natural gas industry

A new plan for diversifying and growing Alberta’s natural gas industry will position the province as a post-pandemic powerhouse for responsible energy development. The Natural Gas Vision and Strategy is a key part of Alberta’s Recovery Plan and shares the actions Alberta’s government will take to grow the sector and seize emerging opportunities for clean […]

by ahnationtalk on October 6, 202064 Views

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The New Diplomacy of Natural Resources: The Future of Energy Development

April 21, 2020 The United Nations Association in Canada’s (UNA-Canada) first virtual session of The New Diplomacy of Natural Resources was a huge success! On April 8, 2020, UNA-Canada convened the first virtual session of The New Diplomacy of Natural Resources.  Sixteen (16) delegates and four (4) subject matter experts  engaged in a full day of purposeful […]

by ahnationtalk on June 23, 2020125 Views

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AB Government: First Nations business sees future in forestry

Kee Tas Kee Now Sawmill Ltd. has been awarded additional timber. The award of a deciduous timber allocation to Kee Tas Kee Now Sawmill Ltd. (KSL) is expected to create up to 20 permanent jobs, including professionals, heavy equipment operators, log truck drivers and labourers. With two coniferous timber quotas already in place, KSL has […]

by ahnationtalk on May 8, 2020212 Views

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The New Diplomacy of Natural Resources: The Future of Energy Development

April 21, 2020 The United Nations Association in Canada’s (UNA-Canada) first virtual session of The New Diplomacy of Natural Resources was a huge success! On April 8, 2020, UNA-Canada convened the first virtual session of The New Diplomacy of Natural Resources. Sixteen (16) delegates and four (4) subject matter experts engaged in a full day […]

by ahnationtalk on April 21, 2020114 Views

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AB Government: Moving natural resource projects forward safely

Indigenous communities that need more time for industry consultations during the COVID-19 pandemic can apply for a timeline extension. Alberta has a duty to consult Indigenous communities when natural development projects could adversely affect their use of Crown lands. The Alberta government, through the Aboriginal Consultation Office (ACO), is allowing participating Indigenous communities to add […]

by ahnationtalk on April 21, 2020122 Views

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AB Government: Indigenous community consultations continue

Using remote meeting tools will help industry and Indigenous communities keep Albertans working on natural resource development projects. Companies that propose oil, gas, mining, forestry or similar projects that could disturb Crown land are responsible for managing consultation with affected Indigenous communities. The Government of Alberta’s Aboriginal Consultation Office ensures each of those consultations meets […]

by ahnationtalk on March 26, 2020121 Views

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Canada’s new natural resources minister to visit Alberta as first order of business – CTV News

CALGARY – Canada’s newly appointed natural resources minister is expected to make his first official visit to Alberta Thursday. Seamus O’Regan, an MP from Newfoundland and Labrador, will waste no time in the effort to ramp up support and create more unity in western Canada. He is scheduled to arrive in Calgary Thursday and meet […]

by ahnationtalk on November 21, 2019199 Views

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