Oil Sands

'Goose bumps': CNRL develops oilsands mining idea that eliminates tailings ponds

As rock-bottom oil prices dragged into 2016, a team of CNRL employees brought an idea to Joy Romero, vice-president of technology and innovation for …

Oil

Kinder Morgan: A Still Growing Giant

On Friday, August 17, 2018, midstream pipelines giant Kinder Morgan (KMI) gave a presentation at the Citi One-on-One MLP/Midstream Infrastructure …

Kinder Morgan

2 Top Energy Stocks to Buy and Hold in Your TFSA

Despite the volatile nature of energy stocks, it’s not a bad idea to have some top-quality energy names in your Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA). …

Investing

Buy Inter Pipeline Ltd. (TSX:IPL) Today and Lock In a 7% Yield

While oil has rallied strongly since the start of 2018 to see the North American benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) up by almost 12% since the …

Investing

It’s time for a fresh look at Energy East

<i>Derek Burney was Canada’s ambassador to the United States from 1989 to 1993. He led the Canadian delegation in concluding negotiations of the Canada-U.S. free-trade agreement.</i><p>To counter both unpredictable U.S. moves against Canada on trade, and the zany spat with Saudi Arabia, a strategic option …

Business

LIFE in the Middle East: Power and Petroleum in the Gulf in 1945

Iran's Abadan oil refinery, the largest in the Mideast in 1945. It was destroyed by Iraq in 1980 during the eight-year I<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Dmitri …

Oil

Judge Orders Environmental Review of the Keystone XL Pipeline

He said the State Department “cannot escape their responsibility.”<p>The controversial Keystone XL pipeline has suffered a setback. On Wednesday, August 15, a federal judge ordered the U.S. State Department to conduct a full environmental review of the pipeline before moving forward with construction, …

Energy

Canadian dollar dips ahead of CPI report as Keystone XL suffers setback

By Fergal Smith<p>TORONTO (Reuters) - The Canadian dollar edged lower against its U.S. counterpart on Thursday as a planned oil pipeline from Alberta to …

Business (Canada)

Market Morning: Gene Therapy Deregulation, Amazon to the Movies, SEC On Musk’s Tail

<b>Futures Up on China-U.S. Trade Talks, China at New 52-Week Lows</b><p>Washington sent an invitation to Beijing for trade talks in late August, and the …

Gene Therapy

Letters: August 16, 2018

<b>Stand with Canada</b><p>With the high temperatures of the summer season, it seems only natural for diplomatic relations to become heated as well. I am, of …

Human Rights

World Of Change

Global Warming

As 566 fires burn, B.C. calls state of emergency

The Great White North is burning.<p>The British Columbia government on Wednesday declared a province-wide state of emergency, seeking more help from …

British Columbia

Nexen reports 270,000-litre pipeline spill of produced water in northern Alberta

A month after being ordered to pay $750,000 in fines related to a 2015 pipeline leak, Nexen Energy is reporting a spill of 270,000 litres from a …

Edmonton

Shipping-Fuel Rule Change Cuts Demand for Canadian Oil

As if pipeline bottlenecks weren’t enough, Canadian heavy oil producers are facing a new barrier to marketing their crude.<p>New rules limiting the …

Oil

Saudi Arabia Just Accused Canada Of Being Oppressive Toward Women On Their Government Owned News Network

As you’ve likely heard Canada and Saudi Arabia’s relationship has hit a significant bump recently after Canada called out the country on its human …

Saudi Arabia

Calima almost drill ready in the Montney

An extensive review has bolstered Calima Energy’s confidence that its upcoming horizontal wells at the Montney Project in British Columbia, Canada, …

Oil & Gas Industry

Ensign makes hostile takeover bid for Trinidad Drilling

Ensign Energy Services Inc. has launched a $470-million hostile takeover bid for Trinidad Drilling Ltd. two weeks after Trinidad concluded a formal search for a buyer with no deal.<p>Ensign, whose chairman and largest shareholder is London-based billionaire Murray Edwards, is offering $1.68 a share in …

Oil

NDP missing the big picture on Trans Mountain says MLA

<i>Editor’s note: MLA Strankman is submitting this article with Stuart Taylor’s permission. Stuart Taylor is a former municipal councillor for the town</i> …

Canada

Saudi effort to punish Canada seems to have little effect

TORONTO (AP) — When Saudi Arabia ordered its citizens studying in Canada to abruptly leave the country it left institutions like Techno Canada in the lurch, forcing the small Toronto business school to scramble for new students in the middle of the summer.<p>But that doesn't mean the school's director …

Saudi Arabia

Alberta chief urges Indigenous business leaders to support Trans Mountain pipeline

Chief Allan Adam might be best known for his resistance to oilsands development, but on Thursday in Yellowknife he told Indigenous business leaders …

Canada

Oil Sands Producer Cenovus Sells Alberta Gas Assets

Oil

Will Cenovus (CVE) Gain From C$625M Pipestone Business Sale?

1 / 2<p>Cenovus (CVE) reveals that the to-be-divested Pipestone business produced 8,800 barrels of oil equivalent per day (BOE/d) through the …

Natural Gas

Inter Pipeline Announces Strong Second Quarter 2018 Financial and Operating Results

CALGARY, Aug. 9, 2018 /CNW/ - Inter Pipeline Ltd. ("Inter Pipeline") (TSX: IPL) today announced strong financial and operating results for the three and six month periods ended June 30, 2018.<p><b>Second Quarter Highlights</b><p>Funds from operations (FFO) totalled $262 million, a 26 percent increase over …

Oil

Athabasca Oil: Best Way To Play The Oil Sands Recovery

<i>(All values are expressed in Canadian Dollars unless otherwise stated)</i><p>We believe Athabasca Oil (OTC:ATHOF) (TSX:ATH) is the best way to benefit from …

Oil

As Sixers break ground on new Wilmington fieldhouse, developer makes promises to the neighborhood

Crane operators and iron workers moved and secured huge steel beams into place this week on an industrial strip south of Wilmington.<p>The construction …

News (U.S.)

Essential Energy Services reports Q2 results

Essential Energy Services (OTCPK:EEYUF): Q2 EPS of -$0.02<p>Revenue of $37.94M (+37.2% Y/Y)<p>Press Release<p>Now read: <b>Athabasca Oil: Best Way To Play The Oil</b> …

Business

Cenovus reaches agreement to sell Pipestone business for $625 million

CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cenovus Energy Inc. (CVE.TO) (CVE) and one of its subsidiaries have entered into an agreement to …

Natural Gas

'Superman' actress Margot Kidder's death ruled a suicide

"Superman" actress Margot Kidder's death has been ruled a suicide, and her daughter said Wednesday it's a relief to finally have the truth out.<p>Kidder, who played Lois Lane opposite Christopher Reeve's Superman in her most famous role, was found by a friend in her Montana home on May 13.<p>At the time, …

Mental Health

EDITORIAL: One Saudi solution? Support our oil sands

Justin Trudeau is now trying to both double down in his diplomatic spat with Saudi Arabia as well as back off.<p>On Wednesday the PM told reporters that …

Human Rights

Why has Canada spent billions of dollars buying Saudi Arabian oil?

As Saudi Arabia aggressively severs ties with Canada, the two countries’ trade relationship hangs in the balance. On one hand, Canada will lose out …

Oil