23 07, 2018

Energy Researchers Take Developments in the Lab to Downtown Calgary

By |2018-07-23T07:44:28-06:00July 23rd, 2018|Industry News|0 Comments

Oil and gas industry professionals hear first-hand about promising UCalgary research By Jennifer Allford, for the Office of the Vice-President (Research), University of Calgary July 23, 2018 From a chemical dust that can reduce the viscosity of bitumen in the reservoir to better hydraulic fracturing, scores of people in oil and gas have heard first-hand [...]

4 07, 2018

Creative Destruction Lab: Call for Applications

By |2018-07-04T10:46:16-06:00July 4th, 2018|Industry News|0 Comments

The Creative Destruction Lab (CDL) is a financing and mentorship program for seed-stage massively scalable, technology and science-based startups. The program’s objective-setting methodology enhances the performance of technical founders who learn from the insights of experienced entrepreneurs, increasing their probability of success. Since 2012, over 1000 founders representing more than 500 companies have participated [...]

5 06, 2018

CAPP Releases Report on Competitive Climate Policy and Supporting Innovation Investment

By |2018-06-05T10:10:50-06:00June 5th, 2018|Industry News|0 Comments

The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) has released a report highlighting how crucial it is for Canada to have the right policies, including climate, in place that maintain a vibrant and competitive oil and natural gas sector. We want to be leaders, especially in developing innovative technologies that reduce emissions and other environmental [...]

23 03, 2018

The Alberta Innovates/Husky Energy CHOPS Methane Challenge

By |2018-03-26T12:14:16-06:00March 23rd, 2018|Industry News|0 Comments

In December 2017, the Government of Alberta (GOA) published the Climate Change Innovation and Technology Framework (CCITF) as the overarching guide for the government’s investments in innovation and technology to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, while preparing our province for the lower carbon economy of tomorrow. Alberta Innovates, on behalf of Economic Development & Trade, [...]

22 03, 2018

Towards Zero Methane Emissions – A Deployment Accelerator

By |2018-03-22T10:32:25-06:00March 22nd, 2018|Industry News|0 Comments

OGCI Climate Investments and our venture partners invite companies with promising technologies and/or business models in the areas of methane detection, measurement and mitigation along the energy value chain to submit ideas or funding proposals. We will select a shortlist of 10–15 companies for presentation and discussion on Venture Day. OGCI Climate Investments is committing [...]

15 02, 2018

Natural Gas Innovation Fund Issues call for Funding Applications

By |2018-02-15T10:09:15-07:00February 15th, 2018|Industry News|0 Comments

The Natural Gas Innovation Fund™ (NGIF) is accepting submissions for funding to support natural gas cleantech research, demonstration and deployment innovation projects in Canada. NGIF, created by the Canadian Gas Association (CGA), supports the funding of cleantech innovation in the natural gas value chain. It seeks to fill a technology development gap in the sector [...]

7 02, 2018

Innovation Profile: Cap-Op Energy Tracks GHG reductions

By |2018-02-07T13:07:10-07:00February 7th, 2018|Industry News|0 Comments

CAPP - Context: January 22, 2018 Cooper Robinson of Cap-Op Energy helps producers track GHG emissions reductions across their operations using cloud-based data management systems. Running a tight operation in the oil and natural gas industry involves constant improvements. In some cases, it can mean adding devices to capture vented gas, installing energy controls to [...]

7 02, 2018

Innovation Profile: Building a Better Solar Pump

By |2018-02-07T13:02:25-07:00February 7th, 2018|Industry News|0 Comments

CAPP - Context: December 27, 2017 Russ Graham and TRIDO have developed a way to make oil and natural gas solar pumps more reliable while reducing GHG emissions. About nine years ago, Russ Graham and a business partner visited an oil and natural gas well site in northeastern British Columbia to supervise retrofits to production [...]

7 02, 2018

Innovation Profile: Spartan Controls and REMVue

By |2018-02-07T13:02:55-07:00February 7th, 2018|Industry News|0 Comments

CAPP - Context: January 8, 2018: Canadian company finds way to help natural gas producers save money and reduce GHGs using clean-tech inspired from the automotive industry. One of the exciting possibilities of the push to lower-carbon hydrocarbon energy sources is the opportunity to both reduce GHG emissions while reducing costs—a win-win for both the [...]