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Bulletin 2017-21 and Directive 067 Changes to Eligibility Requirements for Acquiring and Holding Energy Licences and Approvals

Posted in Energy – Conventional

On December 6, 2017, the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) issued Bulletin 2017-21, announcing the release of a new edition of Directive 067: Eligibility Requirements for Acquiring and Holding Energy Licences and Approvals (Directive 067).

Directive 067 was updated to increase the scrutiny applied by the AER in granting licences, and to licence holders generally. The AER stated that this increased scrutiny is aimed at ensuring the privilege of holding licences is “only granted to, and retained by, responsible parties”. The changes to Directive 067 appear to be another attempt by the AER to address issues stemming from the ongoing … Continue Reading

Bulletin 2017-21 and Directive 067 Changes to Eligibility Requirements for Acquiring and Holding Energy Licences and Approvals

Posted in Energy – Conventional, Regulation

On December 6, 2017, the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) issued Bulletin 2017-21, announcing the release of a new edition of Directive 067: Eligibility Requirements for Acquiring and Holding Energy Licences and Approvals (Directive 067).

Directive 067 was updated to increase the scrutiny applied by the AER in granting licences, and to licence holders generally. The AER stated that this increased scrutiny is aimed at ensuring the privilege of holding licences is “only granted to, and retained by, responsible parties”.  The changes to Directive 067 appear to be another attempt by the AER to address issues stemming from the ongoing … Continue Reading

Pipeline Records and Purchase and Sale Agreements The Effect of AER Bulletin 2015-34

Posted in Purchase Agreements

With the release of Bulletin 2015-34, the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) amended the process for transferring pipeline licences to require written confirmation that compulsory records under CSA Z662: Oil and Gas Pipeline Systems and Part 4 of the Pipeline Rules have been maintained by the vendor and transferred to the purchaser prior to the approval of a license transfer.… Continue Reading