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News Oil & Gas General
May 7, 2020  

Imperial Oil reports dead birds on Alberta tailings ponds

Birds landed despite active deterrent systems including radar, noise cannons, eye-safe lasers and scarecrows.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Sustainability
October 24, 2019  

Exxon low-balled carbon pricing impact on oil sands projects: Lawsuit

New York alleges investors were led to believe they faced a lower risk.

News Oil & Gas General
September 17, 2019  

Imperial Oil CEO Rich Kruger to retire, Brad Corson named next CEO

Kruger has led the company since 2013.

News Chemicals Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance General
April 3, 2019  

All workers ‘accounted for’ after tower collapse in Sarnia: Imperial Oil

It was out of service at the time of the incident, being prepared for maintenance.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Sustainability
July 16, 2018  

Imperial Oil’s Kearl oil sands tailings plan wins conditional AER approval

Has concerns with Imperial Oil’s assumptions about its treatment technology performance will match actual results.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
June 25, 2018  

Syncrude outage expected to ease pipeline congestion, boost heavy oil prices

Production of upgraded bitumen could remain offline at its works north of Fort McMurray through July.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Operations Production Sustainability
March 27, 2017  

Suncor to meet 2017 production targets despite Syncrude upgrader fire

Fire burned for two days and injured one employee.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
June 3, 2016  

Imperial Oil gets more time to build Mackenzie Gas Project

NEB gives the energy company until the ed of 2022 to build the pipeline.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas Economy General Operations Production Sustainability
February 22, 2016  

Canadian oil output growth could come to ‘complete standstill’

Oil-related investments are expected to drop 17% this year, according to the International Energy Agency.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Operations Production
October 5, 2015  

Suncor bids to take over Canadian Oil Sands for $4.3B

Offer would give Canadian Oil Sands shareholders a stake in Canada’s largest integrated energy company.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
August 9, 2013  

Imperial, Exxon buy ConocoPhillips’ stake in Clyden oil sands property

Deal is worth $751 million.

News Energy Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
July 26, 2013  

Enbridge to proceed with $1.3B Woodland pipeline extension

385 km from Cheecham to Edmonton and the start-point for major oil sands exporting.

News Oil & Gas Business Operations Production Sustainability
June 19, 2013  

Imperial Oil to convert Dartmouth refinery to terminal

Initial start-up of the converted facilities is planned for late 2013.

News Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
May 13, 2013  

Better oil price needed for emissions controls to work: Kent

Extra revenue would help companies invest in technologies to curtail pollution.

News Sustainability
January 29, 2013  

Town of Norman Wells heat supply cut due to power outage at Imperial Oil

Power outage at Imperial natural gas facility prompts controlled shutdown.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
November 28, 2012  

Imperial Oil acquires $1.55B 50% stake in Celtic Exploration

Assets estimated to hold more than 128 million oil equivalent barrels.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Production Sustainability
September 12, 2012  

Oil development could bode well for natural gas: NWT minister

As companies develop oil in the Sahtu region, it’s like some natural gas come out of the ground with it.

News Business Operations Production Sustainability
March 9, 2012  

Exxon set to invest $150 billion in oil and natural gas

The world’s largest energy company is looking to boost production at its Canadian holdings in Alberta.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Sustainability
February 3, 2012  

Imperial Oil sanctions $2B Cold Lake expansion

Imperial Oil Limited has approved a $2 billion expansion of the company’s Cold Lake operation in northeastern Alberta.

News Business Operations Sustainability
December 8, 2011  

Canadian Oil Sands to spend $1.46B on Syncrude

Canadian Oil Sands Ltd. expects to spend $1.46 billion on its stake in the Syncrude oil project in 2012 as it boosts production at the operations.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability
November 23, 2011  

Syncrude oilsands production disrupted

Production from an upgrader at the Syncrude oilsands mine was disrupted Nov. 22, and the biggest partner in the sprawling project said work is underway to get the processing plant running again.

News Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability
September 14, 2011  

New upgrading a decade away: Syncrude

The two biggest partners in the gargantuan Syncrude Canada Ltd. oil sands project say it will be several years before it makes sense to invest billions in new upgraders, which process raw bitumen into higher quality oil that refineries can use.

News Business Operations Sustainability
August 2, 2011  

Imperial Oil’s $10.9B Kearl project on track

The first phase of Imperial Oil’s massive Kearl oil sands project is about 68% complete and is on schedule despite difficulty getting massive pieces of equipment to the site near Fort McMurray, Alta.