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Federal carbon tax to be listed on SaskPower, SaskEnergy bills

Saskatchewan Energy Minister Bronwyn Eyre

Starting April 1, the Federal Carbon Tax will be applied to all bills received by SaskPower and SaskEnergy customers. This will result in a monthly increase for the average residential customer of about $2 for power and $9 for natural gas for the rest of 2019. Continue reading “Federal carbon tax to be listed on SaskPower, SaskEnergy bills”

Eyre states case against Bill C-69

Saskatchewan Energy Minister Bronwyn Eyre

Energy and Resources Minister Bronwyn Eyre appeared before the Senate Committee on Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources in Ottawa Feburary 28, stating Saskatchewan’s unequivocal opposition to the Government of Canada’s proposed Bill C-69. Continue reading “Eyre states case against Bill C-69”

Oil and gas investment in Saskatchewan increasing

Oil and gas investment is trending upward

Sustained interest in Saskatchewan’s southeast region generated the majority of revenue in the February public offering of Crown petroleum and natural gas rights on Tuesday, February 6, with the $3 million from that sale pushing the final total for the 2017-18 fiscal year to $65 million. Continue reading “Oil and gas investment in Saskatchewan increasing”