Oilsands & Heavy Oil


TotalEnergies EP Canada ups stake in Fort Hills oilsands project

Friday, January 27, 2023, 6:44 AM MST

TotalEnergies EP Canada Ltd. says it is increasing its ownership in the Fort Hills oilsands project by acquiring part of…

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Oilsands carbon capture project faces hurdle of scarce labour

Wednesday, January 25, 2023, 6:39 AM MST

Canada’s oilsands industry is examining how many workers it will need to build the carbon capture system that’s key to…

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Oilsands execs say they can't invest in decarbonization any faster, despite profits

Wednesday, January 25, 2023, 6:11 AM MST

Oilsands executives insist they are all in on cutting emissions and will make big investments in green technology, but they…

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Oilsands companies eye $11 billion Canada fund to match Biden’s subsidies

Friday, January 20, 2023, 6:41 AM MST

Oilsands companies see a chance to secure a steady stream of government aid as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau pledges to…

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Oilsands execs say a 'just transition' isn't a worry – it's their next big 'boom'

Thursday, January 19, 2023, 6:12 AM MST

The CEOs of some of the biggest oilsands companies in Alberta say transitioning their workforce for a net-zero emissions future…

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How technology used by NASA on Mars could reduce emissions from oilsands

Friday, January 13, 2023, 6:07 AM MST

The same technology used to search for signs of ancient life on Mars could be key to reducing greenhouse gas…

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Cenovus says extreme winter weather affected refinery production

Tuesday, January 10, 2023, 6:02 AM MST

Cenovus Energy Inc. says its refinery throughput for the fourth quarter of 2022 and the first quarter of 2023 will…

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Imperial Oil plans $1.7 billion in capital spending in 2023

Tuesday, December 20, 2022, 6:57 AM MST

Imperial Oil Ltd. is planning $1.7 billion in capital spending for next year. The company says the plan includes a…

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Cenovus Energy to boost oil production in 2023

Tuesday, December 6, 2022, 1:56 PM MST

Cenovus Energy Inc. will boost production in 2023 to meet what it believes will be continued strong global demand for…

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Cenovus Energy plans capital budget between $4B and $4.5B for 2023

Tuesday, December 6, 2022, 6:12 AM MST

Cenovus Energy Inc. says its capital budget will total between $4 billion and $4.5 billion in 2023, including about $2.8…

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How Finning is leveraging high-efficiency technology to reduce GHG emissions & lower customer costs

Monday, November 21, 2022, 6 AM MST

Canadian equipment rental companies are facing ever-increasing demands from the government, customers, and social influence to reduce their carbon footprint…

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Pathways president says industry will be judged on whether it accomplishes its goals

Thursday, November 10, 2022, 6:45 AM MST

Not that many years ago, the idea of showcasing the Canadian oilsands at an international summit on climate change would…

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