Oilsands & Heavy Oil


​Alberta launches Canadian Energy Centre to 'fight back' with the truth

Wednesday, December 11, 2019, 2:38 PM MST

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney and Energy Minister Sonya Savage were at SAIT on Wednesday to officially launch the Canadian Energy…

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Cenovus to ramp up delayed oilsands project​​ in 2020​​ using rail allowances

Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 7:01 PM MST

Cenovus Energy is getting ready to ramp up the new SAGD project it completed almost a year ago, thanks to…

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Exxon Mobil beats New York climate change lawsuit

Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 6:37 PM MST

Exxon Mobil Corp. won a closely watched trial over its accounting for the financial risks of climate change, in an…

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​Enbridge declines to estimate Line 3 startup despite positive state ruling

Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 6:22 PM MST

CALGARY — The CEO of Enbridge Inc. says an updated environmental review released by a Minnesota state agency on Monday…

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​B.C. mulls potential promise and pitfalls of UNDRIP

Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 6:09 PM MST

The United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) has been formally adopted in B.C.Whether it will be…

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​Good news for Line 3 as updated Minnesota assessment finds project poses no serious threat to Lake Superior

Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 7:14 AM MST

MINNEAPOLIS — An updated environmental review released by a state agency Monday found no serious threat to Lake Superior if…

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​Cenovus edging up capital spending in 2020, production to rise

Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 7:11 AM MST

CALGARY — Cenovus Energy Inc. plans to increase its capital spending in 2020 compared with this year.The energy company says…

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Job numbers disappointing, but oil and gas growth expected in 2020: Kenney

Monday, December 9, 2019, 7:33 AM MST

EDMONTON — The latest job numbers from Statistics Canada are disappointing, said Alberta Premier Jason Kenney, but he's expecting the…

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Teepee raised at Suncor’s reclaimed tailings pond – Wapisiw Lookout

Monday, December 9, 2019, 7:28 AM MST

In September this year, an authentic, handcrafted 18-foot teepee was set up on Wapisiw Lookout, the reclaimed tailings pond at…

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Alberta carbon regulation deemed to meet federal benchmark

Monday, December 9, 2019, 7:22 AM MST

Alberta’s carbon pricing system on large industrial emitters is sufficient to keep Ottawa from imposing its own federal output-based carbon…

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​​New CEO named for Alberta’s largest Indigenous-owned oilsands service firm

Monday, December 9, 2019, 7:18 AM MST

JP Gladu is leaving his post as CEO of the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business to lead Fort McMurray-based Bouchier,…

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Oilsands needs pipelines to continue improving environmental performance: Imperial CEO

Friday, December 6, 2019, 7:33 AM MST

Outgoing Imperial Oil CEO Rich Kruger says the market access challenges that continue to weigh on Canada’s oilsands industry are…

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