Dawson Creek Market Peek Q4-2010

January 27th, 2011

Real estate activity in the South Peace was strong in Q4-2010, and Q1-2011 looks solid going forward ...

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More uses for NG: Talisman's JV with Sasol at Farrell Creek

January 18th, 2011
Talisman's recent announcement of a $1.05 billion Joint Venture in the Farrell Creek region north of Hudson's Hope, with Sasol of South Africa, could expand the marketplace for natural gas produced out of our region.

Sasol is expecting that profits will increasingly be derived from the production of transportation fuel processed from natural gas as feedstock. The corporation has a long history ...

Why the big demand for energy?

January 11th, 2011
Making sense of the headlines coming out of major Canadian media outlets regarding energy demand can be challenging.

On the one hand is the over-supply of natural gas in the current North American marketplace. On the other hand is the strong demand for energy in emerging markets, projected to be very strong for a few decades.

An exceptional communication, published in early 2010 by ExxonMobil, ...

Economic Outlook for North America --- How are we doing?

January 4th, 2011
Last week RBC issued it's Economic & Financial Market Outlook for North America for 2011 - 2012, in parallel with TD Economics issuing their economic forecast.

How are we doing? Where are we headed? What's the overlay on economic activity in the South Peace?

Well .... pretty good :) (see the RBC report here and the TD Economics report here) The reports point to several positive indicators that ...