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News Energy General Operations Production
October 8, 2020  

Uncertain future of refinery raises spectre of propane shortages in NL

Irving Oil has abandoned its planned purchase of the plant from its New York owners.

News Energy General
October 6, 2020  

Discussions about NL oil refinery future ongoing: Premier

Furey recognizes these are difficult and uncertain times for the refinery’s workers.

News Energy Oil & Gas Economy General
September 28, 2020  

Ottawa pitches in $320M to help NL offshore oil sector

The province is creating an oil and gas sector recovery task force.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Production
September 15, 2020  

NL can’t afford buy-in for Husky led oil offshore project: Premier

Company is re-evaluating its operations in the province, White Rose is more than half finished while several other offshore projects are delayed.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Production
September 9, 2020  

Husky asks for investment as it reviews West White Rose project

Project is under review as it deals with a one-year construction delay it implemented in March.

News General
April 6, 2020  

NL Premier takes aim at Trump over medical supplies

Reminded the president how the province helped thousands of stranded airline passengers after the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
August 19, 2019  

Regulator unhappy with industry over NL oil spill performance

Back-to-back spills from the Hibernia platform over the last month a failure to protect the environment.

News Energy Manufacturing General
February 19, 2019  

Muskrat Falls cost overruns obvious soon after start: audit

Cost has essentially doubled to more than $12.7 billion since it was sanctioned in 2012; first power expected later this year.

News Food & Beverage General
February 14, 2019  

RCMP look into massive theft of iceberg water from Newfoundland warehouse

The water was worth between $9,000 and $12,000.

News Oil & Gas General
January 31, 2019  

Husky finalizing repair plan as some oil production resumes off N.L. after spill

Production halted for more than two months in the White Rose oil field following a Nov. 16 oil spill of an estimated 250,000 litres.

News Energy Production
December 17, 2018  

I didn’t question Muskrat Falls cost estimates, former premier tells inquiry

Kathy Dunderdale asserted “risk mitigation was a theme that moved through the whole discussion of the development of Muskrat Falls.”

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General
December 13, 2018  

NL has fastest growing economy thanks to oil production: report

Significant wage increases aren’t expected until 2020 but employment numbers should increase next year.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
December 11, 2018  

Husky Energy apologizes for largest ever oil spill off Newfoundland coast

Happened while SeaRose platform was preparing to restart production during a storm.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
November 19, 2018  

Largest Newfoundland oil spill yet speaks to offshore risks: board

An estimated 250 cubic metres of oil leaked into the sea southeast of St. John’s from Husky Oil platform.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
November 5, 2018  

Players look to future after court sides with Hydro Quebec on Churchill Falls

The contract, covering 65 years, has earned more than $27.5 billion for Hydro-Quebec and about $2 billion for Newfoundland.