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The Alberta government collected $4.22 million at its land sale on Wednesday afternoon.
Year-to-date, the Alberta government has sold 730,085 hectares—for the entire year in 2016, 996,577 hectares exchanged hands.
After its latest land sale held last week (and results released on Wednesday), the Manitoba government has collected $681,885 in bonus bids for 2017 year-to-date, a jump of over 200 per cent from the same point last year.
The major C$32.1 billion in oilsands mining deals that were announced in March dominated Canadian M&A activity during the first seven months of 2017, as they comprised 87 per cent of the overall value of transactions. 
Imperial Oil Limited has initiated a process for the disposition of the Ring Border asset package consisting of non- operated properties located in British Columbia and Alberta as further outlined below.
Imperial Oil Resources Limited has initiated a process for the disposition of the Murray River asset package consisting of non-operated properties located in British Columbia as further outline below.
Seven Generations Energy Ltd. has filed an application with the Alberta Energy Regulator for what would be its third wholly-owned gas processing facility in the Grande Prairie area.
Production for Strategic Oil & Gas Ltd. rose by nearly 50 per cent in the second quarter, thanks to new volumes from the company’s winter drilling program in northwest Alberta.
Industry Related News - Mondaq
August 16th
On August 3, 2017, the Ontario Energy Board issued its Decision and Order with respect to an application by Natural Resource Gas Limited (NRG) for approval to sell its natural gas distribution
August 15th
Economic downturns—like the one recently experienced by Canada's oil and gas (O&G) sector—call for innovative thinking.
August 14th
This type of transaction is referred to as a "busted butterfly", and structuring the transaction this way provided ExxonMobil with more than $20MM in tax efficiencies.
August 13th
In a recent decision in Talisman Energy Inc v Questerre Energy Corporation, the Alberta Court of Appeal upheld the decision of the Court of Queen's Bench, to place limits on the "pay now, dispute later" structure
August 10th
On July 17, 2017, the California legislature passed legislation to extend the state's cap-and-trade program to 2030 (the program was originally set to expire in 2020).
August 9th
The topic of energy storage has been front and centre in the energy world in the past twelve months.
August 9th
On October 11, 2016, Hydro One applied to the Ontario Energy Board for approval to purchase all of the shares of an electricity distributor, Orillia Power Distribution Corporation.
August 8th
On July 19, 2017, the Federal Court of Appeal released its Decision in a case related to the National Energy Board's (NEB) jurisdiction over the proposed Prince Rupert Gas Transmission Project .
August 7th
The Supreme Court of Canada has released two highly anticipated decisions on the role of regulatory bodies in fulfilling the Crown's duty to consult with Indigenous groups and to accommodate their interests.
August 1st
The NEB approved the project, subject to conditions, despite opposition from various environmental advocacy groups, First Nations and others.

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