Heavy oil and light oil are different products; neither is superior and both are produced in Canada and yield an array of necessary refined products to growing markets.
UofA researcher Arman Hemmati is working on an enhanced pipeline design that could make bitumen-carrying pipelines more efficient.
Aman Ullah’s team of UofA researchers have found the feathers contain powerful ingredients that can clean water from oil sands operations.
University of Alberta researcher Hongbo Zeng is working on a way to remove particles from bitumen to improve downstream refining.
Innovative program explores full range of solutions including responsible development of hydrocarbon energy.
The process of returning land to nature is called land reclamation and it’s an exacting science
The engineering team at MEG have found a way to reduce steam use in oil sands bitumen recovery. It could reduce direct GHG emissions intensities by over 40 percent.
Virtual reality opens doors and answers questions about how Canada’s natural gas and oil are produced safely and sustainably.
Reports show rebounding oil sands production and ongoing reduction of greenhouse gas emissions make Canada an energy supplier of choice.
Canadian university research group takes global approach to find breakthrough technologies that lower greenhouse gas emissions from oil and natural gas production.