Heavy oil project sale off, buyer fails to win Chinese partner’s OK
Assumption of operatorship of the project hadn’t been completed.
US Midwest refinery maintenance outages to weigh on Canadian oil prices
Heavy schedule of refinery maintenance in the U.S. Midwest, with about 829,000 bpd of capacity expected to be unavailable through October.
Husky faces charges from 2016 oil spill into the North Saskatchewan River
225,000 litres of diluted heavy oil from a Husky pipeline near Maidstone was spilled.
Cenovus selling Pelican Lake operations to Canadian Natural for $975M
Proceeds to go towards money borrowed for the acquisition of ConocoPhillips Canadian assets.
Husky Energy says Rush Lake project ready ahead of schedule
Will produce up to 10,000 barrels per day using a steam-assisted process to extract the heavy oil.
US oil sands opponents focus on BC pipeline proposals
New oil proposals would turn Pacific Northwest into a giant shipping lane.
From PLANT West: Into the wormhole
Exploring heavy oil’s inner spaces.
Fire breaks out at Murphy Oil battery in northwestern Alberta
No injuries have been reported; plant has been shut in.
Athabasca Oil plans $798 million in capital spending
Capital projects include construction of its Hangingstone oil sands project.
Twin Butte acquiring oil producer Waseca for $127M
Increases the Calgary energy company’s assets in the Lloydminster area.
$14.5M for Husky Energy carbon capture project
Husky Energy has received a $14.5 million investment from the federal government for a carbon capture and storage (CCS) project at an ethanol plant in Lloydminster, Sask.
THAI heavy oil tech reaches significant milestone
A global energy consulting firm has recognized the effectiveness of Petrobank Energy and Resources’ THAI heavy oil extraction technology its Kerrobert project.