Oilsands & Heavy Oil


Cona Resources adds ‘trophy asset’ with close of Pengrowth Energy deal

Wednesday, January 8, 2020, 7:32 AM MST

Cona Resources Ltd. said Tuesday that it has closed its acquisition of Pengrowth Energy Corporation. The $740-million transaction, announced in…

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​Examining UNDRIP and resource projects

Wednesday, January 8, 2020, 7:16 AM MST

TC Energy Corp., the company building the Coastal GasLink pipeline, recently affirmed its commitment to offer First Nations along the…

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​Canadian oil stocks rise as U.S. air strike stokes fears of market disruption

Monday, January 6, 2020, 7:11 AM MST

CALGARY — Higher oil prices in the wake of a U.S. air strike in Iraq that killed a top Iranian…

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​Brad Corson takes over as new Imperial CEO

Friday, January 3, 2020, 7:26 AM MST

Imperial Oil has a new CEO, with Brad Corson officially taking over the role from Rich Kruger effective Jan. 1,…

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​Sturgeon Refinery completes maintenance shutdown, re-introducing SCO

Sunday, December 22, 2019, 5:32 PM MST

The Sturgeon Refinery has completed a major maintenance shutdown that was scheduled to include a full test run of the…

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Canadian crude by rail down in October on weaker economics: CER

Sunday, December 22, 2019, 5:05 PM MST

Canadian crude by rail exports were down by approximately 15 percent in October, according to new data from the Canadian…

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Newsmakers: Our top stories of 2019

Friday, December 20, 2019, 6:07 PM MST

Here are JWN's Top 10 most viewed stories of 2019. 10. Enbridge planning $2.5B new gas plant, pipeline in B.C.September…

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Gibson adding another million barrels of oil storage at Hardisty

Thursday, December 19, 2019, 6:29 PM MST

Gibson Energy says it has given the go-ahead to build two new 500,000-bbl oil tanks at its Hardisty Terminal, continuing…

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Indigenous opposition to pipeline shouldn't outweigh other public interest: Provinces

Thursday, December 19, 2019, 7:05 AM MST

VANCOUVER — The governments of Alberta and Saskatchewan are urging the Federal Court of Appeal to defer to cabinet's approval…

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​Cenovus applies for 190,000-bbl/d diluent recovery unit at rail terminal

Tuesday, December 17, 2019, 6:21 PM MST

Cenovus Energy has filed for regulatory approval of plans to build a large diluent recovery unit (DRU) at its Bruderheim…

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​Wilkinson ‘wrestling’ with how proposed new oilsands mine would fit into climate commitments

Tuesday, December 17, 2019, 6:10 PM MST

CALGARY — The federal environment minister says he's spoken with his Alberta counterpart about how Canada's climate commitments could weigh…

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