Mondaq Canada: Energy and Natural Resources
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Complete indemnification for solicitor-client costs is rare, however, this was the recent award granted by the Alberta Court of Queen's Bench in Pillar Resource Services Inc v Primewest Energy Inc, 2016 ABQB 120.
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
On April 20, 2016 the Alberta Court of Queen's Bench released Geophysical Service Incorporated v Encana Corporation, 2016 ABQB 230, following a common issues trial involving a broad representation of oil and gas industry participants.
Aird & Berlis LLP
There have been several recent developments in the approval and review process for TransCanada's Energy East pipeline project.
Aird & Berlis LLP
On April 25, 2016, Ontario's Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) issued a Notice indicating that it will temporarily stop accepting applications to the microFIT program (version 3.3), effective immediately.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The Alberta Energy Regulator's (AER) final phase of changes to the Licensee Liability Rating Program (the "LLR Program") came into effect on August 1, 2015.
WeirFoulds LLP
Local distribution electricity utilities ("LDCs") have been a source of stable and predictable income for their municipal owners.
Aird & Berlis LLP
On March 23, 2016, the Nova Scotia Utility Review Board (the "Board") rendered its decision in the Matter of the Electricity Act, (the "Electricity Act Hearing").
Gowling WLG
Although a sense of optimism seems to have caught up to the mining industry in this post-federal budget announcement period, the quest to find funds to finance mining ventures remains challenging.
Bennett Jones LLP
The Court held that the lower court's decision was founded on a reasonable interpretation of the relevant agreements that was supported by considerations of business efficacy.
Stikeman Elliott LLP
The Ontario government has introduced a carbon cap and trade regime expected to go live in January 2017.
Dentons (Canada)
On April 7, 2016, the Canada-Newfoundland & Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board announced two Calls for Bids for 2016 (the "2016 Bid Round").
Aird & Berlis LLP
On April 15, 2016, the Ontario Ministry of Government and Consumer Services announced that Ontario Energy Group and its Director have been charged with over 100 offences under the Consumer Protection Act (CPA).
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The implementation of the Climate Leadership Plan by Budget 2016 also includes preliminary details of a Carbon Levy that will become effective on January 1, 2017.
Dentons (Canada)
Energy companies use OTC derivatives with financial institutions and other commodity market customers to exchange floating price streams with fixed price streams.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The implementation of the Climate Leadership Plan by Budget 2016 includes preliminary details of a Carbon Levy that will become effective on January 1, 2017.
Dentons (Canada)
On April 7, 2016, the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board announced two Calls for Bids for 2016 (the 2016 Bid Round).
Dentons (Canada)
On April 7, 2016, the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board announced two Calls for Bids for 2016. Call for Bids NL16-CFB01 comprises 13 parcels and a total of 2,949,252 hectares in the Eastern Newfoundland Region, and Call for Bids NL16-CFB02 comprises three parcels and a total of 354,552 hectares in the Jeanne d'Arc Region.
Gowling WLG
In Solar Century Holdings Limited & Ors v Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, the Court of Appeal considered whether the Secretary of State could lawfully change his mind and bring forward the replacement of the 'Renewables Obligation' energy incentive scheme from 2017 to 2015.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Depuis le début de l'année 2016, deux demandes d'autorisation d'exercer des actions collectives ont été accueillies à l'encontre de parcs éoliens situés au Québec.
Stikeman Elliott LLP
On April 7, 2016, Premier Philippe Couillard and four of his ministers unveiled Quebec's 2030 Energy Policy. As discussed in our April 8 overview post, this initiative is a "green" policy that sets ambitious de-carbonization goals.
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McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Earlier this month, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) granted leave to appeal in three cases that concern important aspects of the Crown's duty to consult and accommodate Aboriginal peoples.
Miller Thomson LLP
This updated article is an overview of the Canadian income tax considerations relevant to Canadian renewable and conservation expenses which were originally introduced in the March 6, 1996 Federal Budget.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
This case, which was a judicial review of an arbitral award, involved a form of settlement agreement known as a "last-chance" agreement.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Natural Resources Canada ("NRCan") recently released its finalized implementation tools for reporting payments to governments and government officials by mining and oil and gas companies...
Aird & Berlis LLP
The use of new and existing technologies to store electricity is an increasingly important and visible issue in the energy field.
Siskinds LLP
In December, 2015, the province of British Columbia announced it would not lay Mines Act charges against Imperial Metals Corporation for a catastrophic dam breach at its Mount Polley mine.
Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP
The application for a PTTW may involve studies, Aboriginal consultation and MOECC review that could take several months or longer.
McLennan Ross LLP
On March 10, 2016, the Supreme Court of Canada granted leave to appeal in the matters of Hamlet of Clyde River v. TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company ASA (TGS) and Chippewas of the Thames First Nation v. Enbridge Pipelines Inc.
Aird & Berlis LLP
Two decisions were released by the Federal Court of Appeal in the latter half of 2015 that came to seemingly opposite conclusions regarding the role of the National Energy Board...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
This British Columbia Supreme Court decision emphasizes the importance of due diligence in the specific context of an agreement that incorporates a second agreement by reference.
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