With its first propane export terminal set to come into service near the end of the first quarter of 2021, Pembina Pipeline Corporation says it is evaluating its deferred expansion project for the Prince Rupert Terminal.
February 26, 2021, 11:36 AM MST
Crescent Point Energy Corp.’s $900-million acquisition of Royal Dutch Shell plc’s Kaybob Duvernay assets in Alberta announced Wednesday provides “an incredible opportunity to enter a premier basin” through a transaction that is immediately accretive, says the company’s top executive.
February 18, 2021, 10:48 AM MST
On a day in which it announced it was unloading its Duvernay assets, Ovintiv Inc. reported lower Canadian output overall, including from its dominant asset in Canada, the Montney.
February 18, 2021, 12 AM MST
“This week’s Duvernay deal activity reflects an incentive generally for producers to shore up cash positions where it makes strategic sense in terms of focus and timing, mitigate debt, or otherwise reposition their portfolio as they pivot to core assets or transition in other ways,” said Mark Young, senior M&A analyst at Evaluate Energy.
February 18, 2021, 9:50 AM MST
Crescent Point Energy Corp. has entered into an agreement with Shell Canada Energy, an affiliate of Royal Dutch Shell plc, to acquire Shell's Kaybob Duvernay assets in Alberta for $900 million.
February 17, 2021, 3:14 PM MST
Ovintiv Inc. through a wholly owned subsidiary, has agreed to sell its Duvernay assets for $263 million including $12 million in contingency payments based on future commodity prices.
February 17, 2021, 3:42 PM MST
Murphy Oil Corporation has earmarked US$95 million in capital spending this year for its Canadian onshore business.
January 28, 2021, 9:51 AM MST
Determining a 2021 price outlook for Canada’s prime natural gas benchmark of AECO might well be summed up by paraphrasing Shakespeare’s Hamlet: “To TSP or not to TSP? That is the question.”
January 5, 2021, 12 AM MST
The increased use of alternatives and improvements in technology have reduced the energy industry’s need for non-saline water, although growth in oilsands production has driven a three per cent increase in non-saline water intensity since 2015, says an Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) report.
December 14, 2020, 7:23 AM MST
On its financial health index, Wood Mackenzie Ltd. finds that Canadian large-cap energy firms are financially quite strong, in general, when compared to their large-cap counterparts in the United States.
December 11, 2020, 10:13 AM MST
Athabasca Oil Corporation is planning expenditures of $75 million for 2021 focused on sustaining projects at Leismer along with routine maintenance activities at all properties.
December 3, 2020, 3:59 AM MST
Baytex Energy Corp. outlined a 2021 capital budget of $225–$275 million, which is designed to generate free cash flow and average annual production of 73,000 to 77,000 boe/d.
December 2, 2020, 3:24 PM MST
Imperial Oil Limited is selectively investing in its flagship Cold Lake in situ asset to maintain strong cash flow generation and reduce greenhouse gas intensity over the long-term, a senior executive said Thursday.
November 20, 2020, 6 AM MST
The fourth quarter of 2020 includes a planned development capital program by InPlay Oil Corp. that begins with the drilling of three 100 per cent working interest ERH Cardium wells in Willesden Green and construction of the associated required infrastructure.
November 13, 2020, 5:32 AM MST
Pembina Pipeline Corporation generally benefits from upstream consolidations such as Tourmaline Oil Corp.’s recent-announced acquisition of Jupiter Resources Ltd. and Modern Resources Inc., says Pembina’s top brass.
November 6, 2020, 10:38 AM MST
Cardinal Energy Ltd.’s Q3 2020 capital program included one Southern Alberta land-earning well completion, CO2 injection expenditures required for the enhanced oil recovery (EOR) project at Midale, Sask., as well as miscellaneous expenditures on recompletions and facility and pipeline integrity projects throughout the firm’s operations.
November 6, 2020, 6 AM MST
Murphy Oil Corporation’s Duvernay shale assets at Kaybob are performing extremely well with production of 13,000 boe/d in the third quarter of 2020, giving the company considerable future flexibility, says the company’s chief executive.
November 5, 2020, 11:15 AM MST
Baytex Energy Corp. has resumed drilling activity in the fourth quarter after two quarters of little to no capital spending in Canada.
November 3, 2020, 11:23 AM MST
After a few years of being in divestiture mode to shore up its balance sheet, Crescent Point Energy Corp. has “certainly been paying attention” to the recent spate of M&A activity on both sides of the border, says the company’s chief executive.
October 29, 2020, 7:57 PM MDT
There were 44 wells spud (93 per cent oil) on PrairieSky Royalty Ltd. lands during the third quarter with a focus on Viking, Bakken and Leduc units (18 wells), as well as 12 new Viking wells and six new wells in the Clearwater oil play.
October 27, 2020, 7:11 AM MDT
In Canada, the most active drilling rigs belong to just five drilling companies, says Kevin Neveu, president and chief executive officer of Precision Drilling Corporation. Therefore, when rationalization occurs in this segment of the energy sector, it will start with smaller companies cannibalizing rigs that are non-marketable.
October 23, 2020, 7:16 AM MDT
What really matters when it comes to reservoir characterization and well performance? A case study from the Duvernay formation.
September 8, 2020, 6 AM MDT
In the Tupper Montney, natural gas production averaged 237 mmcf/d for the quarter, reported Murphy Oil Corporation. No activity occurred in the second quarter, and none is planned for the remainder of 2020.
August 10, 2020, 9:28 AM MDT
Perpetual Energy Inc. sold half of its working interest in its East Edson property in West Central Alberta at the start of Q2 2020 to a third-party purchaser for consideration including a cash payment of $35 million and the carried interest funding of the drilling, completion and tie-in costs for an eight-well drilling program.
August 5, 2020, 12 AM MDT
Ovintiv Inc. recorded a second quarter net loss of $4.4 billion versus a profit of $336 million a year earlier as non-cash charges resulting from dramatically weak prices hammered the company’s bottom line.
July 29, 2020, 10:44 AM MDT