Canadian railways have made great strides in increasing oil export capacity since transportation bottlenecks forced some bitumen production to be shut in early this year.
August 17, 2018, 11:49 AM MDT
The Canadian heavy oil differential widened against the West Texas Intermediate (WTI) benchmark on Thursday.
August 17, 2018, 3:28 AM MDT
More than three years after suspending work on the nearly complete BlackGold SAGD project, Harvest Operations Corp. has commenced steam injection.
August 17, 2018, 11:10 AM MDT
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Pan Orient Energy Corp. continues to work with joint venture partners to move forward towards potential commercial expansion to 3,200 bbls/d at the Sawn Lake, Alberta steam assisted gravity drainage (SAGD) project.
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Canadian oil output is estimated to have fallen by only 120,000 bbls/d month-on-month in June, despite extensive reported maintenance and an outage at the Syncrude upgrader, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA) in its monthly report on the oil market released this morning.
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Gibson Energy Inc. president and CEO Steve Spaulding expressed confidence in the future of the oilsands, and for tankage demand, after yesterday announcing the sanction of one million bbls of new tankage at the Hardisty Terminal.
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Enbridge Inc. expects to be able to start construction of the Line 3 replacement project in Minnesota during the first quarter of next year and to meet its in-service target date for the second half of 2019, says the company’s chief executive.
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MEG Energy Corp. may have contracted capacity on pipelines to the U.S. Gulf Coast, but it’s having trouble using it due to a full Enbridge Inc. Mainline out of Canada.
August 2, 2018, 10:31 AM MDT
AECO natural gas spot prices staged a recovery in July, gaining 38 cents/gigajoule or more than 40 per cent to $1.30/gigajoule from 92 cents/gigajoule in June while the light-heavy differential continued to widen as light oil prices improved.
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Athabasca Oil Corporation increased its 2018 capital budget by $45 million to reflect continued activity in the Montney at Placid through the second half of 2018.
August 2, 2018, 7:03 AM MDT
New low-sulphur marine fuel standards could prove to be disastrous for the Canadian oil producing sector, says a new report by the Canadian Energy Research Institute (CERI), creating the need for more upgrading and refining to take place within Alberta.
August 1, 2018, 9:13 AM MDT
ConocoPhillips wants to be able to use condensate as an alternative to synthetic crude oil diluent after the company was forced to curtail bitumen production at its Surmont SAGD project, a company executive said Thursday.
July 27, 2018, 6 AM MDT
Higher oil prices and increased output helped Imperial Oil Limited post second quarter net earnings of $196 million, or 24 cents per diluted share, versus a net loss of $77 million, or nine cents a share, in the same period last year.
July 27, 2018, 10:46 AM MDT
Syncrude is on target to meet a plan to restart all its processing units which were shut down in June after it experienced a site-wide disruption as a result of a power failure, the CEO of Suncor Energy Inc. said today.
July 26, 2018, 11:18 AM MDT
Cenovus Energy Inc. CEO Alex Pourbaix asked investors for patience on Thursday as the company works on an agreement to ship large volumes of its crude by rail in order to manage ongoing market access issues.
July 26, 2018, 11:08 AM MDT