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Press Release

NEWS RELEASE: Feasibility Study to Evaluate Hydrogen Production, Storage, Distribution and Use in The Maritimes

August 5th, 2020 | Halifax, Nova Scotia

Halifax, NS - A study to advance regional understanding of the role hydrogen could play in the Maritimes’ energy transition is now underway as part of a collaborative effort being led by OERA and funded by Heritage Gas Limited, Liberty Utilities, the Nova Scotia Department of Energy & Mines and the Atlantic Canada Opportuniti

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Free, at-home learning: Oil & Gas 101 webinar

July 16th, 2020 | Halifax, Nova Scotia

If you’d like to learn more about the basics of oil and gas, OERA’s upcoming Oil & Gas 101 webinar offers a free and easy way to expand your knowledge during a fast-paced and focused session led by a local expert.

Presenting the session is Natasha Morrison, geophysicist with Nova Scotia’s Department of Energy & Mines (NSDEM).

OERA Energy Update

OERA Energy Update - June 30, 2020

June 30th, 2020 | Halifax, Nova Scotia

View OERA Energy Update for June 2020 Here.

OERA Energy Update

OERA Energy Update - May 26, 2020

May 26th, 2020 | Halifax, Nova Scotia

View OERA Energy Update for May 2020 Here.

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Geochemistry and Microbiology in Seep Prospecting

May 5th, 2020 | Halifax, Nova Scotia

The latest issue of the GEO ExPro Magazine (Volume 17 Issue 2) released May 5, 2020 includes an article on " Geochemistry and Microbiology in Seep Prospecting" co-authored by Dr. Martin Fowler, APT Canada and Dr. Casey Hubert, Geognomics Inc. and University of Calgary. See the attached article below, or click the below link for the full magazine edition.

GEO ExPro Volume 17 Issue 2

OERA Energy Update

OERA Energy Update - April 27, 2020

April 27th, 2020 | Halifax, Nova Scotia

View OERA Energy Update for April 2020 Here.

OERA Energy Update

OERA Energy Update - March 27, 2020

March 27th, 2020 | Halifax, Nova Scotia

View OERA Energy Update for March 2020 Here.

Press Release

‘Omics project takes de-risking NS’s offshore to next phase

July 23rd, 2019 | Halifax, Nova Scotia

A major new initiative that adds genomics technologies to traditional geoscience aims to reduce the risk for oil exploration in Nova Scotia’s offshore. 

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Joint Partnership Identifies Fundy Lessons Learned

March 25th, 2019 | Halifax, Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia’s efforts to explore the energy potential in the Minas Passage will now have the benefit of a new report – Lessons Learned: Marine Operations in the Minas Passage – which documents the critical information learned from working in the challenging conditions of the world’s most powerful tides.