U.S. & International


Calgary based PetroTal shuts Peru oilfield after protester deaths and injuries

Wednesday, August 12, 2020, 6:58 AM MDT

A Calgary-based company is shutting down its oilfield in Peru after violent protests over the weekend that resulted in three…

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​Occidental posts $6.6 billion charge after oil price crash

Tuesday, August 11, 2020, 6:59 AM MDT

Occidental Petroleum Corp. reported a $6.6 billion writedown in the second quarter, equivalent to more than 40 per cent of…

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​Low cost shale drilling might not boost oil production this time

Tuesday, August 11, 2020, 6:24 AM MDT

U.S. shale producers are at a crossroads as they find themselves more efficient than ever. They can keep drilling, and…

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​Oil drilling drops to 15-year low with shale in full retreat

Monday, August 10, 2020, 7:32 AM MDT

Drillers cut exploration in U.S. oil fields to a 15-year low as billions of barrels from old discoveries became worthless…

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​Enerplus restarting North Dakota production despite threat to pipeline

Friday, August 7, 2020, 11:48 AM MDT

Enerplus Corp. says it has restored North Dakota crude oil production halted during the pandemic-linked oil price crash in May…

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​Keystone XL union agreements put pressure on pipeline foe Biden

Friday, August 7, 2020, 6:42 AM MDT

TC Energy Corporation has reached agreements with four labour unions to build the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline – a…

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​Alaska produced more July oil than it had since 2013

Friday, August 7, 2020, 6:24 AM MDT

The Alaska North Slope region produced more oil in July than it had since 2013.The area's final production averaged 477,896…

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​Peabody biggest loss follows writedown of top U.S. coal mine

Thursday, August 6, 2020, 6:37 AM MDT

Peabody Energy Corp. reported its biggest loss ever after writing down more than half the value of its North Antelope…

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​Battle over gas project may shape Australia’s energy future

Thursday, August 6, 2020, 6:32 AM MDT

A key battle over the future of fossil fuels and climate change will soon be decided in a sleepy corner…

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​Court reverses order to shut down Dakota Access pipeline

Thursday, August 6, 2020, 6:16 AM MDT

A federal appeals court on Wednesday reversed a judge's order that shut down the Dakota Access pipeline pending a full…

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​Climate hawks urge Biden to shun Obama-era energy moderates

Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 6:46 AM MDT

Climate-change activists are pressuring Joe Biden to distance himself from former Obama administration advisers they view as either too moderate…

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​Permian shale chiefs signal growth is over, at least for now

Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 6:23 AM MDT

America’s most prolific shale drillers are accepting a fate once anathema to an industry obsessed with growth: Drilling just to…

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