Alberta overhauls system to clean up old oil and gas wells, with 90,000 sitting idle

The Alberta government is revamping how it regulates oil and gas producers in an attempt to start addressing the province’s swelling inventory of inactive

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Weathered Barn

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Loans won’t solve the custody battle over Alberta’s orphan wells, landowner says

For Dwight Popowich, the abandoned natural gas well on his property near Two Hills is an eyesore and a money pit. The well on

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Alberta needs better rules to ensure polluters clean up wells: Orphan Well Association

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted January 14, 2020 8:03 pm Updated January 14, 2020 8:05 pm Smaller font Descrease article font

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Why farmers’ frustration with orphan wells doesn’t end with Supreme Court ruling

Grain farmer Kelly Nelson can count seven idle oil and gas wells on her family property near the village of Milo in southern Alberta.

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Imperial Oil restarts Norman Wells crude output after pipeline repairs

Imperial Oil Ltd. has restarted oil production at Norman Wells in the Northwest Territories almost two years after being forced to suspend shipments on

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