A Vision for Canada's Recovery

Canada’s Natural Gas and Oil Industry: Driving Economic Recovery and Environmental Leadership

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Fact Book
Canada’s Natural Gas Fact Book

Canada’s Natural Gas Fact Book was designed to give readers fast, easy access to natural gas facts that allow them to participate in a balanced discussion about energy, the economy and the environment.

December, 2020 - 54 Pages

Energy Demand LNG Natural Gas

Fact Book
Canada’s Oil Sands Fact Book

The Facts on Oil Sands was designed to give readers fast, easy access to oil sands facts to help them participate in the discussion. Facts are sourced from credible third parties or are developed using CAPP data that is checked against other data sources, including government reports.

December, 2020 - 54 Pages

Economics Energy Demand Oil Sands

Availability of Biofuels: Clean Fuel Standard Supply and Demand Implications

Fact sheet on the impacts of the proposed Clean Fuel Standard on the availability of biofuels in Canada. Conclusions drawn from a Report by ICF Canada: Clean Fuel Standard Supply & Demand Implications (2020).

November, 2020 - 6 Pages

Energy Demand Environment & Innovation

Fact Sheet
British Columbia’s Oil and Natural Gas Royalties

BC’s royalty regime consists of targeted programs to address specific characteristics of the resource. Programs are designed to encourage additional investments. Without the Deep Well Royalty Credit Program, BC’s resources could not be competitively developed in today’s natural gas market.

November, 2020 - 4 Pages

Economics Natural Gas

Highlights from: A Vision for Canada’s Economy

A strong recovery plan and competitive government policy measures are essential to ensuring Canadian industries can attract investment, which will be crucial to growing Canada’s economy, getting Canadians back to work and funding advanced technologies to address emissions.

September, 2020 - 5 Pages

Economics Energy Demand Environment & Innovation

A Vision for Canada’s Recovery

Natural gas and oil are essential to Canada’s economic recovery. The energy industry can stimulate large-scale recovery while leveraging environmental leadership — goals aligned with the federal government’s objectives, particularly addressing climate change and promoting Indigenous prosperity.

September, 2020 - 24 Pages

Economics Energy Demand Environment & Innovation

The Federal Clean Fuel Standard: Risks to Economic Recovery and Barriers to Environmental Innovation

The proposed Federal Clean Fuel Standard (CFS) is currently being advanced through pubic consultation processes. This document outlines some of the risks the CFS may pose to economic recovery and to environmental innovation across sectors as well as includes recommendations of the proposed CFS.

August, 2020 - 8 Pages

Policy & Regulations

Fact Sheet
British Columbia’s Oil and Natural Gas Industry

British Columbia has produced both natural gas and crude oil since 1952. Innovations have led the industry to focus on the development of unconventional natural gas regions in Northeast B.C. Development of these significant resources provides British Columbians with a variety of economic benefits.

September, 2020 - 4 Pages

Economics Indigenous Engagement Natural Gas

Oil and Natural Gas Priorities for a Prosperous Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan is an important part of Canada's oil and natural gas industry, generating significant benefits for the provinces people and its economy. There is a great potential for growth in the industry, which will ensure these benefits continue.

September, 2020 - 6 Pages

Economics Policy & Regulations

Third Party Publications
Worley Parsons – An International Comparison of Environmental Regulation in Leading Oil and Gas Producing Regions

Worley Parsons Canada was commissioned to conduct a study comparing Canada's environmental assessment process with four countries: Australia, the United Kingdom, Norway and the United States.

August, 2014 - 23 Pages

Climate Change Environment & Innovation

Third Party Publications
Clean Fuel Standard Supply and Demand Implications

This report provides an analysis of the potential supply and demand implications for low carbon fuels in Canada resulting from the proposed CFS, to support discussion related to the development of these Federal regulations.

July, 2020 - 49 Pages

Climate Change Environment & Innovation

Best Management Practices
Transportation of Employees by Helicopter to or from a Workplace in the Offshore Petroleum Industry – East Coast Canada

This code of practice, is a result of a joint effort among offshore east coast Canada Petroleum Industry Operations and Workplace Representatives, the Canada Petroleum Industry Operators and Workplace Representatives, the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB)

August, 2020 - 20 Pages

Health & Safety Offshore

Best Management Practices
Mitigation of internal corrosion in carbon steel gas pipeline systems

This document addresses design, maintenance and operating considerations for the mitigation of internal corrosion in gas pipeline systems constructed with carbon steel materials.

April, 2018 - 24 Pages

Natural Gas Pipelines

Best Management Practices
Oilfield Waste Profile Sheets Guide

The Oilfield Waste Profile Sheets contained in this guide have been prepared to assist upstream petroleum industry operators with the classification and handling of common industry wastes. The waste profile sheet information is provided as general industry guidance.

May, 2020 - 66 Pages

Environment & Innovation Health & Safety Oil Sands

Fact Sheet
Environmental Innovation – Water

Using water responsibly and protecting water sources is a priority for the oil and natural gas industry. Water use is regulated in Canada by provincial regulators to protect the integrity of the water system. Industry recycles water and continues to look for ways to reduce fresh water use.

May, 2020 - 2 Pages

Environment & Innovation Water

Fact Sheet
Indigenous Peoples and Canada’s Energy Industry

Indigenous people are often portrayed as uniformly opposed to resource development but many seek to build prosperous community futures by supporting and participating in the industry. The energy sector, governments and Indigenous people are finding new ways to work together to develop energy.

May, 2020 - 4 Pages

Community Relations Economics Indigenous Engagement

Third Party Publications
Atlantic Canada Offshore Petroleum Standard Practice for the Training and Qualifications of Offshore Personnel

This provides the safety training requirements for offshore personnel; technical training required for specific roles; emergency team composition, training and offshore drills; and the qualifications for offshore positions for producing installations, drilling installations and marine vessels.

May, 2020 - 239 Pages

Health & Safety Offshore

Third Party Publications
Global Energy Pulse

Ipsos conducted research into how the world views the energy industry. This report uses that research to compare countries energy industries across the globe; how they compare to each other and the public's opinion of them.

June, 2017 - 24 Pages

Energy Demand Environment & Innovation Health & Safety

Fact Sheet
Introduction to Natural Gas

Canada has enormous natural gas resources and an industry that is well-regulated, technically advanced, committed to improving environmental performance and is positioned to help meet growing global demand.

February, 2020 - 2 Pages

Energy Demand Natural Gas

Fact Sheet
Induced Seismic Activity In Canada

Induced seismicity refers to seismicity caused by human activity. It is associated with several industrial processes, including geothermal energy extraction, wastewater disposal, mining, hydroelectric dams and hydraulic fracturing operations.

April, 2020 - 2 Pages

Health & Safety Natural Gas

Fact Sheet
Introduction to Oil Sands

Canada has the third largest oil reserves in the world with 97% of these reserves located in the oil sands. As global energy demand increases, 27% of this demand will be met by oil in 2040, the largest single source of energy. Canada can help meet this need with its abundant natural resources.

April, 2020 - 2 Pages

Energy Demand Oil Sands