Organization: Canadian Natural Resources

Oil and gas innovation network has yet to spend $80 million of federal funding for cleaner technologies

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.

Univ of Calgary receives $18-million donation

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,…