Oilsands & Heavy Oil


Government releases final report into anti-Alberta energy campaigns

Friday, October 22, 2021, 7:03 AM MDT

Canadian environmental groups were exercising their democratic rights of free speech when they accepted foreign funding for campaigns opposing oilsands…

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How Suncor Energy is navigating a net zero world

Thursday, October 21, 2021, 6 AM MDT

Welcome to Navigating Net Zero: COP26 Series. Navigating Net Zero is JWN Energy’s framework for curating conversations and content related…

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Navigating in a Net Zero world

Wednesday, October 20, 2021, 6 AM MDT

Welcome to Navigating Net Zero: COP26 Series. Navigating Net Zero is JWN Energy’s framework for curating conversations and content related to…

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Oilsands majors accrue $7.8 billion in free cash flow

Wednesday, October 13, 2021, 6 AM MDT

Canada’s oilsands majors continue to generate huge amounts of free cash flow in 2021. Higher commodity prices in the first…

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Oil price spike won't increase industry cleanup spending: Alberta energy minister

Tuesday, October 12, 2021, 6:15 AM MDT

The current spike in oil prices is no reason to force industry to spend more on cleaning up Alberta's tens…

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Suncor assumes operatorship of Syncrude joint venture in bid to improve performance

Monday, October 4, 2021, 6:03 AM MDT

Suncor Energy Inc. says it has assumed operatorship of the Syncrude oilsands project in a bid to improve its performance.…

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A force majeure adds to crude supply woes

Thursday, September 23, 2021, 6:37 AM MDT

Syncrude Canada Ltd. cut September supplies due to a mechanical disruption at its oil sands site, according to a person…

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Biden eyes biofuel cut that may ease pressure on refiners

Thursday, September 23, 2021, 6:30 AM MDT

The Biden administration is preparing to propose cutting biofuel quotas for 2020 and 2021, amid pressure from refining interests and…

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Oxygen shortage forces Texas oil refinery to curtail operations

Friday, September 3, 2021, 6:33 AM MDT

A refinery in the key oil hub of Texas has suspended some of its operations due to a lack of…

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Exxon taps strategic oil reserve after Ida shuts Gulf output

Friday, September 3, 2021, 6:28 AM MDT

Exxon Mobil Corp. is tapping the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve to revive gasoline production in Louisiana after Hurricane Ida left…

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Enbridge to start moving crude in new pipeline

Thursday, September 2, 2021, 6:29 AM MDT

Enbridge Inc. is getting ready to ship crude from the oilsands in the first new cross-border oil-sands conduit built between…

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Imperial to produce renewable diesel at Strathcona refinery using locally grown crops

Wednesday, August 25, 2021, 2:37 PM MDT

Imperial Oil Limited is planning to build a renewable diesel complex at its Strathcona refinery near Edmonton, using locally grown…

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