Atlantic Canada's future

Basins off eastern Canada will experience increasing exploration and development drilling in coming years.Newfoundland will produce more than a third of Canada's conventional light crude oil within 5 years, said Roger Grimes, premier of Newfoundland and Labrador.Nova Scotia Premier John F. Hamm said his province anticipates the drilling of at least another 17 deepwater wells in the next 4 years at a cost of $1.2 billion and a minimum of nine shallow-water wells during the next year or 2 at a cost of $300 million (OGJ, Jan 21, 2002, p. 54).A half dozen exploration wells have been drilled off Nova Scotia since 2000 at a cost of $300 million, and three wildcats planned in 2002 represent ...

Why Register?

Non-subscribers can only view whitepapers by providing name, home and email address, phone number and other information and comment on/rate articles.

Why Subscribe?

Oil & Gas Journal subscribers with login credentials can access these premium features of OGJ Online:

  • Current Issue – an html version of the current week's issue of Oil & Gas Journal.
  • Past Issues – An Electronic OGJ Archive. A keyword-searchable archive of all issues of Oil & Gas Journal dating back to 1990; also searchable by issue date.
  • Market Journal – a weekly round-up of the oil and gas markets, with observations from leading analysts.
  • Editor's Perspective – a short article of insight and opinion by the Editor of Oil & Gas Journal.
  • OGJ Industry Stats – quick access to current industry statistics from Oil & Gas Journal.
  • OGJ Survey Downloads - quick access to exclusive reports from Oil & Gas Journal.


Subscriber Help or Subscribe

Oil & Gas Journal Subscribers: Have your subscription number (from the mailing label on the cover of your Oil & Gas Journal) and e-mail address ready to set up your online account through Customer Service Assistant.

If you're not an Oil & Gas Journal subscriber, start a subscription and gain access to the subscriber areas of OGJ Online now.

Stay Connected