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November 26, 2020  

Crude by rail bounces back in September from summer lows

CER says 94,440 barrels per day moved, nearly double the 51,000 bpd shipped in August.

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April 23, 2020  

China buys crude as prices collapse, adding to stockpiles

Gives Beijing a chance to insulate the country against possible supply disruptions.

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March 5, 2020  

OPEC looks to cut production as virus outbreak hits demand

Stalled air travel and manufacturing all but stopped in China, sapping demand for fuel following plunging crude prices.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Transportation General
November 27, 2019  

Rail strike, pipeline spill lead Alberta to extend oil curtailment levels

Government will gradually increasing the amount that can be produced.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
November 18, 2019  

Tanker crash, fuel spill prompts BC ministry monitoring

About 25% of the crude being transported spilled on the ground or into the nearby river.

News Energy Manufacturing General
October 21, 2019  

Regulator says crude by rail fell to 310,000 bpd in August

Well below the record high of 354,000 bpd set last December.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
August 26, 2019  

Suncor asks NEB to end Enbridge open season on Mainline pipeline

Largest oil and gas produce demands call for contracts be halted before it wraps up in October.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
July 16, 2019  

Crude producers cautious, despite expected stronger oil prices

Volatility blamed on pipeline capacity failing to match growing oil sands output, and production limits.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 22, 2018  

Ottawa ‘on a different economic planet’: Alberta finance minister

Doesn’t have a clear understanding of economic damage caused by the failure to build new pipelines to coastal waters.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
June 14, 2018  

Husky wants to build Saskatchewan oil pipeline, replace one that leaked in 2016

Will transport blended crude and condensate to Lloydminster from across the river.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
March 5, 2018  

IEA says crude by rail shipments to more than double to 390,000 barrels a day

Could peak as high as 590,000 barrels in 2019 if producers don’t resort to crude storage in peak months.

News Energy Manufacturing Transportation General
July 28, 2016  

Crude shipments by railcars on steady decline in 2016

StatsCan reports they have dropped every month since January

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
January 13, 2016  

Oil sands projects to keep pumping while losing money: analyst

Once a project is up and running there are big technical issues with hitting the off switch.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
June 24, 2015  

Exxon halting three oil platforms off Santa Barbara

Follows 101,000 gallon spill of crude from hobbled pipeline.

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May 19, 2015  

US warns of dangers inhaling chemicals at oil wells

Nine worker deaths in five years involving people at crude production tanks.