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Accelerating Cleantech Innovation in Oil & Gas
Jan 18, 2022

Canada Cleantech Alliance’s “Accelerating Cleantech Innovation in Oil & Gas” program, a collaboration with the Clean Resource Innovation Network (CRIN), is designed to de-risk investments in clean technology for oil & gas companies. It will mobilize and support cleantech innovators to deliver and successfully commercialize innovations that can reduce the oil & gas sector’s emissions and footprint from source to end use.

Member Profile: The Petroleum Technology Research Centre
Jan 11, 2022

The Petroleum Technology Research Centre seeks to be an incubator, accelerator and developer of research and innovation to reduce the carbon footprint and increase the production of subsurface energy.

Enabling Multilateral Wells: A Reducing Barriers Event Series
Dec 01, 2021

On November 17, 2021, CRIN and Dr. Roman Shor of the University of Calgary hosted a webinar for industry, regulators and academics to examine the latest technologies and gaps in multilateral wells. Benefits and barriers to wide-spread adoption of multilaterals were also discussed. On January 12, 2022, a follow up event was held to discuss the draft paper Dr. Shor wrote using feedback from the first session.

CRIN / carbonNEXT Carbon and Hydrogen Innovation Showcase: A Reducing Barriers Event
Dec 01, 2021

As Canada’s oil and gas industry mobilizes to decrease greenhouse gas emissions, carbon capture and conversion (CCC) technologies have been globally recognized as key innovations to enable the sustainable development of Canada’s hydrocarbon resources.

Meet competition fairness monitor Nadean Langlois
Nov 23, 2021

Ensuring transparency and fairness in CRIN's tech competitions: meet Nadean Langlois, fairness monitor

What are CRIN member organizations up to? Fall 2021
Oct 27, 2021

Video introduction to the work of a variety of CRIN member organizations

Member Profile: ORIGIN
Oct 19, 2021

Bring Indigenous relations and workforce development strategies to life with 360 VR and the specialists at ORIGIN.

Insights for stellar technology competition applications
Oct 05, 2021

Insights into what makes a stellar technology competition application

CRIN Nominations and Governance Committee
Sep 24, 2021

Nominations and Governance Committee

The Canadian Association of the World Petroleum Council
Sep 22, 2021

WPC Canada invites all CRIN members to be a sponsor or participant of “Team Canada” at the upcoming Houston or Calgary WPC congresses.

The role of social innovation in the oil and gas innovation ecosystem
Sep 08, 2021

Learn the role of social innovation to help create a system that supports and amplifies innovation in all its shapes and forms.

CRIN Senior Leaders Forum
Sep 02, 2021

The CRIN Senior Leaders Forum was established to drive senior leader collaboration among industry, academia, government and the other sectors represented at the Steering Committee. It is comprised of Chief Executive Officers (CEOs)/Executive Management from industry (including both large and small companies), Government Deputy Ministers, Research and University Presidents as well as the senior leaders from all of the sectors represented at the Steering Committee table.