Archive for the ‘Oil & Gas’ Category

Government of Canada Clean Energy Funding

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

Today, at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (“SAIT”), Natural Resources Minister Lisa Raitt announced the selection of Enhance Energy by the Government of Canada to receive funding through the ecoEnergy Technology Initiative. Enhance Energy’s proposal was chosen along with seven other companies pledging to develop clean energy technologies. Each of the selected projects will receive an investment between $3 million and $30 million, up to a combined total of $140 million. The funding for Enhance will be used for engineering and design of its carbon capture and storage and enhanced oil recovery project.

Enhance Energy Open House

Wednesday, November 5th, 2008

Brookline Public Relations was pleased to be part of Enhance Energy’s Open House in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta. It was one of eight Open Houses along the route of their proposed CO2 Pipeline System, to inform stakeholders of the proposed project and welcome questions, concerns and suggestions. Brookline managed the media relations and coordinated interviews prior to and at the Open House. The Open House was well attended by government and industry representatives as well as the general public.

Enhance Energy is an Alberta-based energy resources development company proposing to construct a CO2 Pipeline System that will connect the Industrial Heartland Area just south of Redwater, Alberta, to the oil production fields just east of Clive, Alberta.

2008 Oil Sands Trade Show & Conference (Edmonton, AB)

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008

For the second year in a row, Brookline provided media relations and crisis communications management for dmg world media inc. at the 2008 Oil Sands Trade Show & Conference in Edmonton, AB from September 23 to 24.

This year’s show drew nearly 10,000 registered attendees to Northlands AgriCom  to view the latest technologies, products and services for the oil sands industry. A popular new feature was the GO GREEN Pavilion, where delegates and visitors were treated to the industry’s most cutting-edge innovations focused on improving the environmental effects of extraction, upgrading, refining, and transportation of bitumen.

Other significant features and presentations included: Global Petroleum Career Exposition, 8th Annual Athabasca Oil Sands Conference, Welding & Cutting Automation Forum, Annual “Sand Trapped” Golf Tournament, Heavy Oil 101 seminar, VIP industry reception with opening remarks by Edmonton Mayor Stephen Mandel, and a sold-out Fort McMurray Mine Site Tour.