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Looking out for Woodland Caribou 

Oct 19 2020

Cenovus Energy is working with other oil sands companies to restore the forest cover in caribou habitat in northeastern Alberta to better protect caribou.

Henry Bastidas meets InsituSIM

Oct 13 2020

A cloud-based COSIA software tool that evaluates new oil and gas technologies was instrumental in Henry Bastidas winning first prize in an energy competition and allowing him to rediscover a passion for process improvement.

Greening Oil Sands Extraction

Oct 07 2020

Natural Resources Canada recently reported that new technologies combined with better operational efficiency has allowed the industry to decrease per-barrel GHG emissions by 28 per cent between 2000 and 2017.

Land Reclamation 101: How does it work?

Oct 05 2020

Discover how Canadian oil and natural gas producers ensure the lands they disturb are returned to self-sustaining ecosystems with native plants and trees.

Engaging with Innovators

Sep 28 2020

When you see an innovation opportunity on the COSIA website, you are looking at one of the most difficult challenges in our industry that even innovators with the most knowledge and expertise have been unable to solve to date. 

Point of View: Creating New Land

Sep 21 2020

Q&A with Neil Sandstrom, Manager, Environment at Teck Resources Limited.

COSIA Exploration Tools 2020

Sep 15 2020

Transforming seismic exploration to approach zero land disturbance

I spent my summer vacation at COSIA

Sep 15 2020

Tyler MacCormack joined the Greenhouse Gas (GHG) priority area team and rolled up his sleeves (remotely) to dive into innovation that’s promising to significantly reduce GHG emissions in the oil sands.