June 2016

Quebec government gives the first authorization certificate for fracking in Quebec


Québec city, Thursday, June 16, 2016– Quebec Oil and Gas Association (QOGA) is pleased to announce that the Quebec government, for the first time, gave a certificate of authorization for fracking yesterday. The certificate allows for three hydraulic fracking procedures on Anticosti Island. The project of Hydrocarbures Anticosti is the...

QOGA comments on the new hydrocarbon Bill in Quebec


Québec, Tuesday, June 7, 2016– Quebec Oil and Gas Association (QOGA) welcomes the new hydrocarbon act presented today by Quebec’s Minister of Energy and Natural Resources. “It is time that Quebec had its own hydrocarbon act to govern best practices for modern oil and gas projects.”, said Michael Binnion, QOGA’s...