Monday, October 24, 2016

Life After Death For The Unused Oil Wells Of Canada

Putting Alberta's idle wells to work could heat up the energy patch

CALGARY – Tens of thousands of non-productive oil and gas wells scar Alberta's landscape and their numbers are growing as the province's brutal recession drags on. The most recent count from the Alberta Energy Regulator shows there were 84,100 inactive wells in the province in September, which is up from 77,600 in March. Meanwhile, the number…