Oil & Gas Product News
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October 19, 2012
In a past life as a small-town B.C. newspaper reporter, I was well aware of businessman David Black. His Black Press had papers in nearly every small town, and was known for running a tight ship....
March 21, 2012
While the price of oil – and, in tandem, gasoline – is steadily on the rise, the price of another commodity has quietly dropped. Natural gas is running at much lower rates than other...
February 2, 2012
As we start 2012, it looks like things will be interesting for the Canadian oil and gas industry in the year to come. Positive forecasts for growth may be overshadowed by political and environmental...
January 3, 2012
2012 will be bringing with it an interesting collection of conferences and trade shows through the year. I find these events invaluable for a number of reasons; notably, it puts us as publishing...
November 16, 2011
If there’s one good way to spark a lively discussion about environmental issues and the oil industry, it’s to bring up hydraulic fracturing. “Fracking,” as it’s...
January 3, 2011
In October of 2010 the Petroleum Services Association of Canada (PSAC) announced the results of two studies into the economic impact of oil and gas services (OGS) on the Canadian economy....
November 26, 2010
by R. Keith Barker Canada’s oil producers can expect another period of strong profitability to begin this year, thanks to a revival in global demand and rising prices. This according to...
August 30, 2010
by R. Keith Barker Around the year 2000, after two years at the helm of Oil & Gas Product News – my first magazine as an industry editor – I switched tacks to edit another of...
March 24, 2010
Greenhouse gas emissions from oil sands production has continued to receive much international attention lately. The oil industry understands these concerns and is working on new technologies to...
December 19, 2009
In coming years, the world’s energy consumption is expected to increase dramatically. While it’s important to increase the development and use of renewable energies to meet these demands,...
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