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Gordon Jaremko

Gordon Jaremko worked as a reporter and editor for Canadian daily newspapers, wire services and monthly magazines for 38 years in Calgary, Edmonton and Ottawa, primarily covering politics, economics and business with emphasis on the Alberta petroleum industry. He has contributed to four books and has become an independent contractor engaged on two history projects. He has been contributing to Intelligence Press since 1986.

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Canada Correspondent | Calgary, AB

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China-Backed NatGas Export Project Considered for Alberta

China-Backed NatGas Export Project Considered for Alberta

Visions of breaking into the international, big league liquefied natural gas (LNG) trade with Canadian supplies are spreading inland to Alberta from the Pacific Coast of British Columbia (BC).

June 25, 2014

Canada Considering Relaxing Offshore Relief Well Requirement

As the 2010 BP plc Macondo well blowout in the Gulf of Mexico fades from memory, Canadian authorities say they are willing to consider dropping a decades-old safety requirement for the next northern offshore drilling campaign.

June 20, 2014
Oil, Liquids, Gas Picking Up for Canadian Independents

Oil, Liquids, Gas Picking Up for Canadian Independents

Amid growing optimism that the energy economic cycle is taking a favorable turn, Canadian independent natural gas and oil producers are resuming building up supplies, largely by spreading the use of horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing.

June 13, 2014
Increasingly, Alberta’s Gas Market Will Keep to Itself, Analysis Projects

Increasingly, Alberta’s Gas Market Will Keep to Itself, Analysis Projects

Alberta will all but drop off the North American map as a merchant of natural gas to markets beyond its borders over the next 10 years, predicts the province’s supply development authority.

June 6, 2014
TransCanada Moves Ahead With 1.9 Bcf/d BC Pipe Project to Serve Kitimat LNG

TransCanada Moves Ahead With 1.9 Bcf/d BC Pipe Project to Serve Kitimat LNG

TransCanada Corp. today announced its fourth pipeline entry to serve the stack of liquefied natural gas (LNG) export projects on the northern Pacific coast of British Columbia. The latest proposal — named Merrick Mainline — calls for addition of a 260-kilometer (161-mile) extension to the Prince Rupert region of TransCanada’s BC and Alberta gathering network, Nova Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL), from Dawson Creek, BC.

June 4, 2014
Alberta Industry Working the PR Side of Fracking

Alberta Industry Working the PR Side of Fracking

After completing 8,900 horizontal hydraulically fractured wells since the end of 2007, Alberta industry leaders are searching for a community-relations formula that will be as effective as the drilling technology.

May 30, 2014
Alliance Pipeline Outlines Plan to Cater to Liquids-Rich Production

Alliance Pipeline Outlines Plan to Cater to Liquids-Rich Production

Alliance Pipeline set out Thursday to stay full by catering to demand for carriage of liquids-rich natural gas, shortened transportation contracts, and the addition of a trading floor on its 3,719-kilometer (2,311-mile) route to Chicago from northern British Columbia (BC).

May 23, 2014
Associated Natural Gas Growth Arrests Canada’s Declining Supplies, Says NEB

Associated Natural Gas Growth Arrests Canada’s Declining Supplies, Says NEB

Canadian natural gas supplies have resumed growing regardless of whether producers want to keep on fueling the North American supply glut, the National Energy Board (NEB) said Tuesday.

May 22, 2014

Canaport LNG A Can-Do Exporter, Consultancy Says

More than a year after an eager East Coast provincial government named Canada’s lone liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal as a prime candidate to switch to revenue-generating exports, the plant refuses to be rushed into making the change.

May 21, 2014

Canadian Producers Targeting Torquay Formation

Canadian shale oil hunters are embarking on the pursuit of rich deposits believed to have migrated north from the United States and become trapped by dense rock beneath the plains of Saskatchewan eons before the border existed.

May 16, 2014