A pan-Canadian oil and natural gas innovation network has yet to spend the bulk of $100 million of federal funding on commercializing new, cleaner technologies, two years after Ottawa announced the funding and seven months after a contribution agreement was signed. The Clean Resource Innovation Network, which aims to produce the world’s cleanest hydrocarbons, plans to announce details of its planned three technology competitions by end of March 2021.
Organization: Canadian Natural Resources
Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance, after driving improved environmental performance in the industry, expands its innovation opportunities to global collaboration.
The Univ of Calgary has received the largest individual donation in its history to establish an Institute of Public Health. The $18-million donation from Dr Allan Markin, chairman of Canadian Natural Resources, will help to create an institute that focuses on health promotion and disease prevention. Dr Ron Zernicke, dean of the faculty of kinesiology,…