The Alberta Energy Regulator throws back to construction in the days before machines
In 1912, labour crews relied on muscle power alone for 86 days to build Alberta’s first natural gas delivery service: the Bow Island Pipeline.
The AER’s Customer Contact Centre responds to thousands of questions from Albertans each year
Jayden Skibsted counts down the days until he can crack open another regulatory directive, like a good book, and devour it whole.
The AER’s Conversations that Matter video series explains what really goes on in the oil sands
Things are bigger in Alberta’s oil sands: from the giant trucks that are dwarfed only by the impressive size of the mines themselves, everything about the oil sands hap
The AER’s Alberta Geological Survey speaks for the stones
If the rocks could talk, what would they say?
Remembering the rough-and-ready, no-frills inspectors of the explorer era
Back in the “explorer era” between the Leduc discovery in 1947 and the sour-gas blowout in 1982, ERCB inspectors were rough-and-ready rangers who roamed the Alberta plains to keep up with the… Read more
Companies have several options to detect and respond to a pipeline release
Most pipeline leaks that occur in Alberta are small.