Oilsands

More Refining Needed: MacGregor

Alberta needs to add about one million bbls/d of refining capacity to avoid long-term steep differentials its bitumen and heavy oil producers will face, as the world shifts from higher-sulphur fuels, says the chief executive of the company building the province’s newest refinery in decades.

November 16, 2018, 6 AM MST


CNRL Pleased With Initial Results Of In-Pit Extraction; Pilot to Continue

Canadian Natural Resources Limited says that strong initial results from a key new technology pilot at its Horizon project will keep the test running through the winter.

November 15, 2018, 11:16 AM MST


Canada’s Oil Industry Is Said To Spar Over Forced Output Cuts

November 15, 2018, 9:29 AM MST


Surmont And Orion Surge, BlackGold Now Producing: New SAGD Data

Ramp-up of the long-awaited BlackGold SAGD project jumped in September, for the first time producing above 1,000 bbls/d, according to the latest data from the Alberta Energy Regulator. 

November 15, 2018, 12 AM MST


Williams Retiring From Suncor; To Be Replaced By Current COO Mark Little

Steve Williams will retire as chief executive officer at Suncor Energy Inc.’s annual meeting on May 2, 2019.

November 15, 2018, 12 AM MST