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Energy transition leading to small modular reactors, Part 1

Energy transition leading to small modular reactors, Part 1

Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA) Society Saskatchewan held a “dinnerless dinner” online on Feb. 26, with its focus on the development of small modular reactors in this province.
Varying moisture conditions continue in runoff report

Varying moisture conditions continue in runoff report

The Water Security Agency (WSA) released its updated spring runoff report for March 2021, continuing to show varying conditions across the province.
Winter weights removed in southern Sask.

Winter weights removed in southern Sask.

Usually one can bank on spring break-up being announced around March 15, give or take, but with warm weather in the forecast for southern Saskatchewan, the Ministry of Highways announced on March 1 that winter weights were coming off for highways in
Saskatchewan Oil and Gas Show planned for June 2-3

Saskatchewan Oil and Gas Show planned for June 2-3

Williston Basin Petroleum Conference is a go for North Dakota in May
Crop Insurance coverage, rates going up, but premium cost declining

Crop Insurance coverage, rates going up, but premium cost declining

Crop Insurance coverage is going up due to higher commodity prices, and rates are going up as well, but the premium cost per dollar of coverage continues to decline.
Drilling season peaking with 31 rigs working

Drilling season peaking with 31 rigs working

The stretch from mid-February to the first week of March is traditionally the peak of the year for oilwell drilling activity. And on Feb. 22, there were 31 drilling rigs working in Saskatchewan, down markedly from the previous two years.
CCS facility at Boundary Dam captured more than 49,000 tonnes of CO2 in January

CCS facility at Boundary Dam captured more than 49,000 tonnes of CO2 in January

During the month of January, the carbon capture and storage (CCS) facility at the Boundary Dam Power Station captured 49,373 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2), according to the monthly report released by SaskPower on Friday.
SaskPower better prepared than Texas when it comes to cold weather

SaskPower better prepared than Texas when it comes to cold weather

But our wind turbines shut down at -30 C
Ag in Motion brings information to farmers all year

Ag in Motion brings information to farmers all year

With current COVID-19 restrictions making gathering in person uncertain this summer, organizers at Ag in Motion are ensuring producers have information and tools at their fingertips throughout the year with the launch of a year-long digital offering
New Indigenous participation program announced in the oil and gas sector

New Indigenous participation program announced in the oil and gas sector

The Government of Saskatchewan is delivering on its commitment to ensure that Indigenous communities and businesses in the province are provided meaningful opportunities to participate in the Accelerated Site Closure Program (ASCP), which was a key c