Articles Tagged "Gas Articles"

New US Fracking Regulations Face Opposition

The new fracking rules unveiled by the US federal government last week have already caused quite a stir. Two industry groups reportedly filed a lawsuit within minutes of the announcement.

Gas Prices Set to Rise as Temperature and Supply Drop

Natural gas prices in North America have been on a steady decline in recent months, fueled by high production in the US last year and a mild winter throughout the continent. However, now that the weather has taken a turn for the worse, severe temperatures on the East Coast are driving demand back up.

2015 TSX Venture 50: Ikkuma Resources Tops All Sectors

Each year, the TSX Venture Exchange releases TSX Venture 50 list, reflecting the top performers across five sectors. Despite a tough year for resources — and for oil prices in particular — Calgary's Ikkuma Resources still managed to rank first across all sectors.

Highbank Resources Ready for Production This Quarter

On Tuesday, Highbank Resources (TSXV:HBK) reported that its Swamp Point North project will be ready for production during the first quarter of 2015. According to its release, the company has already generated quite a bit of interest from contractors for construction projects in northern BC and has already given out a number of quotes for future orders.

Frac Sand Companies: An Overview

The outlook for frac sand is pretty positive, especially considering today's tough markets. However, many frac sand companies are privately held. Here's a look at a few public ones that are giving investors reason to take notice.