Heavy schedule of refinery maintenance in the U.S. Midwest, with about 829,000 bpd of capacity expected to be unavailable through October.
One worker was injured, taken to hospital in Fort McMurray in serious but stable condition.
Facility had been producing about 20,000 barrels of bitumen a day before the fire began.
Energy firm pays $108.6 million for two separate deals to add to its existing light oil presence
Enhance Energy will use carbon dioxide to extract more light oil from resevoirs.
Both companies focus on Alberta’s light oil plays such as Cardium and Alberta Bakken.
Hyperion Exploration Corp. is increasing its capital expenditures in 2011 to $33 million to speed up development of its low risk light oil assets in northwestern Alberta.