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Alberta’s New Royalty Framework

Courtesy of Osler. View original article here. On Friday, January 29, 2016, the Alberta government released the results of its Royalty Review Advisory Panel (the Panel), ending the considerable uncertainty that the announcement of the review first created. Much was riding on the outcome of the review, both economically for the oil and gas industry,… [Read More…] about Alberta’s New Royalty Framework

Renewable Energy and Climate Change: Canada’s New Frontier

Courtesy of Osler. View original article here. Climate change presents environmental, political, social and economic challenges worldwide. As the pressure mounts for global leaders to take action to meet the commitments they made at the UN Climate Change Conference in Paris in December 2015, Canada’s provincial governments are adopting policies to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG)… [Read More…] about Renewable Energy and Climate Change: Canada’s New Frontier

Corporate Governance in Challenging Times – Practical Tips for Directors in the Oil & Gas Sector

Courtesy of Osler. View original article here. Directors of oil and gas companies, or those of companies with material exposure to the energy sector, face unprecedented challenges as they seek to guide their enterprises through a period of substantial market uncertainty. While the challenges corporate directors face are significant, the duties that they owe and… [Read More…] about Corporate Governance in Challenging Times – Practical Tips for Directors in the Oil & Gas Sector