Authors: Thomas McInerney, Shawn Munro, Nishi Thusoo, Dean McCluskey
This article discusses recent developments in the regulatory and legislative spheres of interest to energy lawyers. The authors reviewed regulatory initiatives, decisions, related case law and legislation from provincial, territorial, and federal authorities. Topics of note include hydraulic fracturing, oil by rail, liquefied natural gas, renewable energy and power, the new Alberta Energy Regulator, oil and gas development, environmental protection, and Aboriginal and other issues. The period covered is May 2013 to April 2014, inclusive.