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Power Purchase Arrangements: a deal that could cost taxpayers $2 billion

Residential and commericial electricty users could be on the hook for losses >

The case for coal: the proposed open pit mine in Crowsnest Pass

Amid the phase-out of coal-fired power in Alberta, Crowsnest Pass confronts the possibilty of a new mine – and the existential dilemma that comes with it >

Without coal, how will Alberta get its power in 2030?

The Notley government is heading into a policy minefield that will have major repercussions on the price of electricity for decades to come >

Will a drop in price spark a solar revolution?

Solar used to be the domain of the moneyed and environmentally conscious, but with a dramatic drop in the price of panels, Albertans are installing photovoltaics like gangbusters. Is it enough to spark an energy revolution in the province? >

Southern Exposure: Mexico’s shale plays

Horizontal drilling and multi-stage fracking opened up dead fields in Alberta. Now, Alberta companies are turning their attentions and equipment south – way south – of the border >

How companies are embracing new technologies and techniques to keep their workers safe

“A poor safety record will ultimately mean a poor financial record. It’s that simple" >

Will the rising tide of LNG lift all boats in the energy services sector?

"The impact in Alberta will be somewhere in the range of $20 billion – at the low end" >

Pulse: No Drill Baby, No Drill

Industry Report Energy Services >

Partial Credit: Four Alberta companies that are upgrading bitumen differently

Partial upgrading aims to reduce the thickness of bitumen >

What’s worse: Too much Chinese investment or not enough?

The energy sector might be about to find out >