COSIA FEATURES

Steam additives offer path to fewer emissions

Aug 11 2022

The oil sands industry is exploring a number of clean technology paths that will help it reach net-zero emissions by 2050. Steam additives is a promising candidate.

How CCUS tackles climate change

Jun 28 2022

Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage (CCUS) technology will help the oil sands industry achieve net zero emissions from production by 2050 in line Canada’s climate goals. 

Innovation from repurposed technology

Jun 06 2022

ConocoPhillips was the first oil sands producer to quickly deploy various multilateral wells to assess the potential of the technology, moving it from concept design through to field pilot in just three years.

How oil sands can help the world reach net-zero emissions

Apr 04 2022

Alberta is a globally significant centre of energy production and expertise, and a growing centre of clean tech expertise focused on transforming its key energy resources and managing them more sustainably. 

Net zero emissions: What will it take?

Mar 30 2022

One of the most promising ways to achieve a net zero goal is through Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage (CCUS) technologies, which capture large quantities of carbon dioxide (CO2) from industrial activities, preventing them from being released in the atmosphere.

Solvents a breakthrough for emissions reduction

Mar 07 2022

Transformational is the word that comes to mind when describing the use of solvents in oil sands extraction.

Taking on fugitive emissions

Jan 31 2022

Canada’s oil sands industry is focused on reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from oil sands operations.

Advancing geothermal energy for mining

Jan 20 2022

Can geothermal energy in the oil sands be leveraged through innovative well technology to run an oil sands mine over its 30-year life?