Read the latest media statements from our president & CEO

The Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA) Board of Directors made the difficult decision to cease CEPA’s operations, effective December 31, 2021, after 28 years due to recent changes to CEPA’s membership which makes it no longer feasible to carry on operations and effectively execute CEPA’s mandate in the future. The decision was not taken lightly.…
CALGARY, ALBERTA The Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA) today released its 2021 performance report highlighting its members’ commitment to improve safety, protect the environment and achieve operational excellence while delivering the responsible energy Canada and the rest of the world need. “Canadian natural gas and oil continues to play a critical role in the energy…
April 1st marked the official start of “Dig Safe Month” across Canada, raising awareness of how digging safely can prevent injury and damage. The Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA) and its members would like to remind Canadians to dig safe as we enter the spring digging season. To ensure safety for yourself and others, Call…
A world-leading competency system for pipeline engineers designed in Australia has been made available to members of the Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA) under an agreement between the Australian Pipelines and Gas Association (APGA) and CEPA. APGA’s Pipeline Engineering Competency System (PECS) is a comprehensive means of assessing and documenting competency across the full range…
The Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA) is profoundly disappointed and concerned with the recent decision by President Biden to revoke the existing Presidential Permit for the Keystone XL pipeline. As the safest, most technologically advanced and studied pipeline in North American history, Keystone XL would provide the U.S. with a secure source of crude oil…
The Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA) welcomes the Government of Canada’s approval of the NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. 2021 System Expansion Project. This pipeline expansion will provide domestic and U.S. markets with greater access to natural gas from the prolific Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin. As our economy recovers, the project will give an important boost…
The Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA) welcomes the release of the Government of Alberta’s Natural Gas Vision and Strategy. Canada is a global leader in the responsible development and transportation of energy, including natural gas. Natural gas is a foundation fuel for our country, and can help meet the growing demand for energy around the…
The Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA) today released its sixth annual report highlighting the transmission pipeline industry’s performance in the areas of safety, environmental protection and socio-economic contributions. In 2019, Canada’s vast network of transmission pipelines extended 118,500 kilometres, safely delivering more than 5.6 trillion cubic feet of natural gas and 1.7 billion barrels of…
The Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA) celebrates the start of Alberta construction on the Keystone XL pipeline. Keystone XL will be a safe and reliable way to deliver responsibly produced Canadian resources. CEPA also applauds TC Energy and the Government of Alberta for their steadfast support of the Canadian energy industry. As Canada recovers from…
The Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA) welcomes today’s Supreme Court of Canada decision to dismiss the appeal challenging the federal government’s re-approval of the Trans Mountain Expansion Project (TMEP). The ruling reinforces the earlier unanimous decision by the Federal Court of Appeal. The pipeline has satisfied an unprecedented number of regulatory requirements, and will be…