CALGARY, Jan. 25, 2012 /CNW/ - Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) President Dave Collyer will announce the Canadian natural gas industry's operating practices for hydraulic fracturing on January 30, 2012 during his speech at the Oil & Gas Water Management Strategies conference in Calgary.
The Canadian natural gas industry's hydraulic fracturing operating practices outline the practical application of the industry's guiding principles for hydraulic fracturing, which CAPP released in September 2011.
In addition to announcing the Canadian industry's hydraulic fracturing operating practices, Mr. Collyer will discuss the Canadian industry's overall progress in reporting, measuring and improving water performance, with particular focus on the new technologies and best practices in place which have measureable improved environmental performance, particularly water use.
Mr. Collyer will be available to the media after his presentation.
The theme of the conference, hosted by The Canadian Institute, is Reducing Operational Costs and Environmental Impacts. A detailed agenda is here: http://www.canadianinstitute.com/WaterManagement/agenda.
Details of Dave Collyer's presentation:
|| Monday, January 30, 2012
9:15 a.m. MDT
|| Fairmont Palliser Hotel
Turner Valley Room
133 9 - Avenue S.W.
The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) represents companies, large and small, that explore for, develop and produce natural gas and crude oil throughout Canada. CAPP's member companies produce more than 90 per cent of Canada's natural gas and crude oil. CAPP's associate members provide a wide range of services that support the upstream crude oil and natural gas industry. Together CAPP's members and associate members are an important part of a national industry with revenues of about $100 billion-a-year. CAPP's mission is to enhance the economic sustainability of the Canadian upstream petroleum industry in a safe and environmentally and socially responsible manner, through constructive engagement and communication with governments, the public and stakeholders in the communities in which we operate.
For further information:
Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers