Research & Development
The AACI Research Program is an in-situ heavy oil research and development consortium that partners industry with government to advance field-focused technologies. Work within this program involves identifying and evaluating improvements in operating practices and developing new exploitation strategies.
The Alberta Geological Survey (AGS) provides geological information and advice about the geology of Alberta to the Government of Alberta, the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER), industry, and the public to support the exploration, sustainable development, regulation, and conservation of Alberta’s resources.
Alberta Innovates is the provinces largest research and innovation agency.
NRCan selected CIIRDF to deliver and manage the new Canada-Israel Energy Science and Technology (CIEST) Fund. The CIEST Fund aimed to facilitate the bilateral development and commercialization of innovative energy technologies and processes. With a strong focus on key challenges in the unconventional oil and gas sector, the CIEST Fund was designed to support industry-led R&D partnerships between Canada and Israel.
Regina is the capital city of the Canadian province of Saskatchewan. The city is the second-largest in the province, after Saskatoon, and a cultural and commercial centre for southern Saskatchewan. In recent years, Saskatchewan’s agricultural and mineral resources have come into new demand, and it has entered a new period of strong economic growth.
is the largest city in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan. It straddles a bend in the South Saskatchewan River in the central region of the province. Nearly two-thirds of the world’s recoverable potash reserves are in the Saskatoon region.
Vancouver is a coastal seaport city in western Canada, located in the Lower Mainland region of British Columbia. It is the third-largest metropolitan area in Canada, and one of the most ethnically and linguistically diverse cities in Canada
The Edmonton Research Park (ERP) is home to more than 1,500 members at 55+ companies working in diverse fields, from biotechnology to energy. Startups and growing companies can access a variety of workspaces; on-site programs, access to soft-landing programs; personalized referrals to support and funding agencies; and facilitated access and collaboration.
Natural Gas Futures (NGF) at UBC – is an industry-led research and education consortium to develop sustainable solutions for the responsible use of gaseous fuels. NGF develops, validates and commercialises breakthrough technologies, system simulation models and engineering products to address technical and environmental challenges covering the full natural gas supply chain.
Offshore Energy Research Association of Nova Scotia (OERA) is an independent, not-for-profit organization that funds and facilitates collaborative offshore energy and environmental research and development including examination of renewable energy resources and their interaction with the marine environment. The mission is to lead environmental, renewable and geoscience energy research that enables the sustainable development of Nova Scotia energy resources through strategic partnerships with academic, government and industry.
Petroleum Research is a federally-incorporated, not-for-profit organization that facilitates and funds research and development on behalf of Newfoundland and Labradors offshore oil and gas industry. Over $60 million in Research and Development Projects have been managed by Petroleum Research since 2012.
The Petroleum Technology Research Centre (PTRC) is a not-for-profit corporation founded in 1998 to facilitate research and development and demonstration projects into enhanced oil recovery and carbon storage, with the goals of improving recovery rates while reducing the environmental footprint of the oil and gas industry. It is the PTRC’s mission to realize 5 billion additional barrels of oil reserves from Saskatchewan’s existing oil-in-place over five years of R&D and field trials of new and improved technologies.
PAMI not only continues its research and development work for advancing agricultural technology, but has diversified and secured clients in forestry, mining, transportation, and the military.
The Saskatchewan Geological Survey is responsible for investigating, compiling and maintaining information on the geology, and mineral and petroleum resources of the province.
SRC provides services for enhanced oil recovery, reservoir engineering and analysis, process optimization, technology testing, partial upgrading, carbon capture and storage, methane emissions reduction, clean technologies, pipeline flow testing and modelling, environmental management, air and climate monitoring, data management systems, oil and gas training, and remediation (including community engagement).
We support Canadian companies with the potential to become world leaders in their efforts to develop and demonstrate new environmental technologies that address climate change, clean air, clean water and clean soil.
Home to leading experts, we have expertise in both established and emerging fields including health, artificial intelligence, energy, food safety & security, nanotechnology, the environment and earth’s resources, our past, clean technology, climate change, smart technology and space to name but a few.
The World Petroleum Council (WPC) is a non-advocacy, non-political organization with charitable status in the U.K. and has accreditation as a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) from the United Nations (UN). The WPC is dedicated to the promotion of sustainable management and use of the worlds petroleum resources for the benefit of all.