Montney

Further Research Exposes Montney Shale Earthquake Risks

Cracked rock layers and pressure pockets riddle Montney Shale gas drilling territory with earthquake hazards in northern British Columbia (BC), according to a report completed for the province’s Oil and Gas Commission (BCOGC).

September 26, 2019

Canada, BC Promote Electricity in Powering Region’s Natural Gas Activity

A growing role for electricity in Montney Shale natural gas development and exports, generated by British Columbia’s (BC) government-owned BC Hydro, will be promoted by federal, and power company planners in a new partnership.

September 3, 2019

Montney NGL Output Seen Up 16% in ’19, Says Wood Mackenzie

Combined natural gas and liquids byproduct output will increase by 16% this year from the prolific Montney geological formation straddling Alberta and British Columbia, according to Wood Mackenzie.

May 17, 2019

Woodfibre LNG Secures Montney Supply with Canbriam Takeover

An Asian plan for the second British Columbia (BC) liquefied natural gas (LNG) export terminal, Woodfibre LNG, on Tuesday secured a supply source with a corporate takeover.

May 14, 2019

Canada Natural Gas Production Set to Surge on Unconventional Drilling, Says NEB

The next growth cycle in Canadian natural gas output will roll around without a return to the former industry pattern of big jumps in western well counts, according to a forecast by the National Energy Board (NEB).

May 14, 2019
Montney’s Unconventional Potential of 1,965 Tcf Said Barely Tapped

Montney’s Unconventional Potential of 1,965 Tcf Said Barely Tapped

Canada’s rich gas vein, the Montney formation, dominates British Columbia (BC) production, even though the industry has only scratched the surface to date, the BC Oil and Gas Commission (BCOGC) said.

April 17, 2019
Montney’s Natural Gas In Place Estimated at 1,965 Tcf

Montney’s Natural Gas In Place Estimated at 1,965 Tcf

Canada’s rich gas vein, the Montney formation, dominates British Columbia (BC) production, even though the industry has only scratched the surface to date, the BC Oil and Gas Commission (BCOGC) said.

April 16, 2019

Encana Claims ‘Virtually No Exposure’ to Midland Oil Pricing Through 2018

Encana Corp.’s second quarter performance was highlighted by its continued liquids growth in the North American onshore, with output from the Permian Basin climbing 43% and Montney production jumping 128%.

August 1, 2018

Enbridge Selling BC, Alberta Natural Gas Midstream Operations for $3.3B

Production gathering pipelines and processing plants in Canadian natural gas hot spots changed hands Wednesday, when Enbridge Inc. sold field operations in northern British Columbia (BC) and Alberta for C$4.3 billion ($3.3 billion).

July 5, 2018
Canada’s NGL Output Rising as Shale, Tight Drilling Expands

Canada’s NGL Output Rising as Shale, Tight Drilling Expands

Natural gas byproducts are on the rise as a Canadian growth star, propelled by horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing into liquids-rich sweet spots of shale and tight gas formations in northern Alberta and British Columbia (BC).

June 14, 2018