Canadian pipeline Tag

March 8, 2018

In case of emergency, industry is ready to respond

Canada is full of natural beauty. It’s incredible when you think about it, the many different experiences you can have from coast to coast to coast. From walking the rocky shores of Peggy’s Cove to trekking BC’s coast or fishing its rivers, Canada’s environment is something that every one of us values. That’s exactly why…
February 9, 2018

Can regulators benefit from Integrity First?

What comes to mind when you think of ‘regulation’? Traditionally, regulations set detailed rules that protect people and the environment. These are very black and white – either you adhere to every single item or you are subject to enforcement actions. Now, however, the concept of performance-based regulation is gaining ground. Under this model, a…
January 25, 2018

What’s new in 2018? Optimism.

“New years bring new optimism, and we have especially good reasons to be optimistic this New Year.” Alberta Premier Rachel Notley, in her opening remarks to members of Canada’s transmission pipeline industry at CEPA’s Annual Dinner last week, spoke of hope and optimism for 2018 – emphasizing that it is going to be a great…
December 27, 2017

Year in review: Six key developments of 2017

The holiday season is a good time to reflect on the year that has passed, and look ahead to what’s coming in the new year. 2017 was a year of challenges and opportunities for the pipeline industry as the range of issues surrounding pipelines grew with significant impacts. Here are six key developments that helped…
September 6, 2017

How petroleum products make the first (and every) day of school possible

Wow, another summer is in the books. And just like that, the kids are all waking up early and shuffling out the door on their first day of school. Did you know that petroleum products make the daily routine, well, routine? Thanks to petroleum products, we get up on time, make breakfast (and coffee!), take…
August 23, 2017

The future is bright – how young people view our energy future

There’s a lot happening in the world right now that makes the idea of totally tuning out sound pretty appealing. But, even with all the challenges of being a young person in today’s world, much of this generation seems to be kicking apathy to the curb and informing themselves on important issues. Including the future…
August 17, 2017

How a new technology can detect pipeline leaks – in seconds

What can you do in 5 seconds? Hit snooze on your alarm. Tie your shoe. Skip an ad on YouTube. Identify a leak on a pipeline. CEPA members are committed to delivering energy to Canadians in the safest and most responsible way. And as part of that commitment, one CEPA member tested a new technology…
June 28, 2017
CEPA 2017 Transmission Pipeline Industry Performance Report

How do you think CEPA members performed in 2016? Take our quiz!

Today, CEPA releases its 2017 Transmission Pipeline Industry Performance Report, and it’s chock full of interesting facts and stories on our industry and how CEPA members are working to continuously improve. Here’s a quick quiz on some of the information we’ve gathered about transmission pipelines in Canada. Take the quiz, and see how much you…