Officials fear massive Alberta wildfire could double in size

May 7, 2016

Officials fear massive Alberta wildfire could double in size

Canadian officials fear a massive wildfire could double in size by the end of Saturday as they continue to evacuate residents of fire-ravaged Fort McMurray from work camps north of Alberta’s oil sands city. Thousands more displaced residents were to get a sobering drive-by ...

G-7 calls for energy investment amid grim industry outlook

May 3, 2016

G-7 calls for energy investment amid grim industry outlook

The Group of Seven energy ministers have agreed that more investment is needed to lift energy output, but the outlook for boosting production remains tough. Energy companies still find it difficult to ramp up investment with no clear sign of a turnaround in the ...

G-7 vows to spur investment, security for stable energy supply

May 2, 2016

G-7 vows to spur investment, security for stable energy supply

Energy ministers from the Group of Seven nations agreed Monday on the need to strengthen energy security and promote investment in the sector, as low prices and other emerging issues threaten to destabilize supply. The ministers gathered in Kitakyushu, Fukuoka Prefecture, for two days ...