Questerre Energy

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Questerre Energy Corporation
Publicly traded corporation
Traded asTSXQEC
IndustryPetroleum industry
HeadquartersCalgary, Canada (Headquarters) Oslo, Norway (Office)
Area served
Key people
ProductsShale gas exploration
RevenueC$10.4 million (2010)[1]
Decrease (C$18.3 million) (2010)[1]
Decrease (C$15.7 million) (2010)[1]
Total assetsC$269.0 million (end 2010)[1]
Total equityC$248.9 million (end 2010)[1]
Number of employees
20 (end 2010)[2]

Questerre Energy Corporation is an international energy exploration company[3] headquartered in Calgary, Canada, and listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the Oslo Stock Exchange. It holds the largest acreage position in the Utica Shale in the Saint Lawrence Lowlands. Questerre also have operations in Saskatchewan and in the Montney Formation in Alberta.

Questerre is involved in the oil shale operations through its equity investment in Red Leaf Resources, an owner of proprietary EcoShale In-Capsule Technology for shale oil extraction and leases in Utah and Wyoming.

The company was co-founded in 2000 by the Norwegian businessman Peder Paus and the Canadian businessman Michael Binnion.[4] The largest shareholder for many years was Peder Paus, the company's Chairman until 2015.[5] Binnion has served as CEO since the company's establishment and is now its largest shareholder.

The company is included on the OBX Index since December 2017.[6] It was also included on the index between June 2010[7] and December 2011.


  1. ^ a b c d e "Annual Report 2010" (PDF). Questerre Energy Corporation. Retrieved 5 May 2011.
  2. ^ "Annual Information Form 2010" (PDF). Questerre Energy Corporation. Retrieved 5 May 2011.
  3. ^ "Questerre Gains Most in a Week on 'Successful' Test (Update1)". Bloomberg. 3 September 2008.
  4. ^ Artikkel av: Stein Ove Haugen 13. januar 2010 - 14:31. "Hvorfor faller både dollaren og oljeprisen?". Retrieved 2016-07-18.
  5. ^ Aksjene de store fiskene handler i
  6. ^ Oslo Børs endrer hovedindeksen
  7. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on August 18, 2010. Retrieved July 23, 2010.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)

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