Woke up to another merger deal in the patch

August 13, 2018

I woke up this morning, and unlike Tony Soprano, I did not get myself a gun. But I did get an email which indicated there was yet another merger in the works. Merger, ...

About that refinery…

May 30, 2018

When Quantum Energy, Inc. and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Dominion Energy Processing Group, Inc., announced a refinery was coming to Stoughton, we were admittedly slow to ...

How does oil get from Azerbaijan to Canada?

April 18, 2018

Our son, Spencer, 11, and I have recently taken up a game. Basically, I name a country, and he finds it on the globe. This was inspired by his favourite TV show, Young ...

Letter: Process our own oil

April 13, 2018

With all the jingoism over Kinder Morgan’s pipeline expansion creating jobs—and almost all of it temporary work—it’s conspicuous how there’s no mention of creating actual ...

Disappointment from unfulfilled expectations

April 3, 2018

When the oil downturn hit its greatest depths, when things looked bleakest, there was hope. Hope that when oil hit US$50 per barrel for WTI, then, surely when it hit US$65,...

Letter: Process our own oil

April 13, 2018

With all the jingoism over Kinder Morgan’s pipeline expansion creating jobs—and almost all of it temporary work—it’s conspicuous how there’s no mention of creating actual ...