Sustainable energy from the earth.
Leadership in innovation and research.
Collaboration with industry & governments.

PTRC seeks to be the incubator, accelerator and developer of research and innovation to reduce the carbon footprint and increase the production of subsurface energy.

A Wild Swainson Hawk at the Aquistore Site


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Two Recent ESG Initiatives in the Oil Industry Speak to the Future of Production and Exploration

On behalf of the PTRC I would like to start my blog with an acknowledgement of the tragedy…

Women in Petroleum Engineering

Just a month before International Women in Engineering Day, it is my turn to write a blog post. I…

PTRC-CMC Webinar Presentations on Intermediate and Deep Subsurface C02 Containment are Now Available

The PDF versions of each presentation given at the April 14th webinar "Canadian Experience in…

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    Total in-kind and cash funding for PTRC research since 1998


    Number of tonnes of CO2 stored at Aquistore


    Total Investment in Aquistore, the largest field laboratory in the world for the study of CO2 geological storage