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August 15, 2018  

Nexen reports 270,000 litre pipeline spill of produced water

Cleanup underway of oil and gas extraction process byproduct in Northern Alberta.

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June 20, 2018  

Nexen Energy announces $400M expansion of its Alberta oil sands project

Will add three steam-driven well-pads that will send bitumen to its existing facilities.

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March 14, 2018  

Nexen Energy pleads not guilty in oil sands explosion that killed two workers

Men were doing maintenance inside a hydrogen compressor building at the Long Lake upgrader when the explosion occurred.

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July 13, 2016  

Nexen laying off 350 oil sands workers

Shelves plans to restart part of its Alberta oil sands operations damaged by a blast in January that killed two workers.

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March 2, 2016  

Nexen lays off 120 employees in Canada

Blames ongoing economic struggles in the Canadian oilpatch.

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January 18, 2016  

Nexen halts production at oil sands plant following fatal explosion

Worker who has injured has been transported to a burn unit at an Edmonton hospital.

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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.

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September 18, 2015  

Nexen Energy can resume more oil sands pipeline operations: Alberta regulator

The subsidiary of Chinese state-owned CNOOC Ltd. was ordered to cease operating 95 pipelines in August.

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July 23, 2015  

Nexen’s Alberta oil spill prompts pipeline alarm

Timing of rupture narrowed to a “shocking” two-week period.

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July 22, 2015  

Nexen Energy to provide update on Alberta oil spill

Five million litres of bitumen, sand and produced water discovered July 15 near the Long Lake oil sands facility.

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July 21, 2015  

Nexen reports one duck fatality at oil spill site

Energy company believes it expired before deterrents in place.

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July 17, 2015  

Nexen pipeline spills 5M litres of emulsion near Fort McMurray

Company says the affected area is about 16,000 square metres, mostly along the pipeline’s route.

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March 18, 2015  

Nexen to cut 400 jobs amid industry downturn

Says cuts are compliant with commitments made to the federal government in CNOOC takeover.

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February 12, 2014  

Hong Kong firms paying $10.9M to settle insider trading allegations on CNOOC-Nexen deal

CITIC Securities and China Shenghai Investment Management have neither admitted nor denied the allegations.

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October 15, 2013  

Governor General sharpens focus on China amid investment concerns

David Johnston is upbeat about an impending visit where he hopes to continue the four decades of Canada-Sino relations.

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September 19, 2013  

CNOOC begins trading on TSX as part of Nexen takeover

ADRs were worth about C$212 on Wednesday.

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June 18, 2013  

Review board told Northern Gateway is in all Canadians’ interest

Enbridge says billions of dollars at stake as BC digs in on five conditions.

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February 26, 2013  

CNOOC officially owns Nexen

Nexen’s existing assets and CNOOC’s North and Central American operations will be headquartered in Calgary.

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February 12, 2013  

Chinese could shift energy investments to forestry, mining

Canadian mining exports to China have eclipsed total exports to Germany.

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January 18, 2013  

Nexen Solitaire oil project gets regulatory approval

North Sea oilfield is expected to produce eight million barrels of oil.

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December 11, 2012  

Foreign investment to slow moderately in oilsands, but that’s not all bad

May depress the value of some Canadian firms, but only moderately.

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December 10, 2012  

Progress, Petronas approval vital to LNG expansion

Companies to proceed with the construction of the Lelu Island export facility.

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December 6, 2012  

New foreign investment rules will kick off talks in Alberta

Alberta intergovernmental affairs minister says Ottawa needs to be more transparent in it’s next version of foreign investment rules.

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November 30, 2012  

Canadian Oil Sands to invest $1.3B at Syncrude mine

Energy producer expects to complete tailings separation plant by 2013.

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November 21, 2012  

Liberal contender Trudeau supports Nexen takeover, not Northern Gateway

Nexen-CNOOC deal would create middle-class jobs and bolster trade relations with China, he says.

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November 6, 2012  

Flaherty says US must avoid fiscal cliff that would lead to recession

Falling off the edge would have a greater impact on Canada than EU woes

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November 5, 2012  

Nexen takeover pivotal for Harper agenda

CNOOC offer is a neat fit for conservative rhetoric as Harper aggresively court’s Asia and attract more investment in Canada.

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November 1, 2012  

A price to pay if China gets a no on Nexen

Investors would question Ottawa’s commitment to open markets

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
October 1, 2012  

CEOs weigh in on Nexen acquisition

CNOOC takeover shouldn’t proceed without legislative conditions set by Harper government, says CEOs.

News Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Sustainability
September 27, 2012  

Nexen takeover by CNOOC ‘somewhat mixed’ — DBRS

Could bolster relationship with China, but not financially necessary.

News Energy Business Operations Sustainability
September 21, 2012  

Shareholders OK Nexen deal, CSIS warns of foreign takeover dangers

Acquiring control of strategic sectors can represent a threat to security interests.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Sustainability
September 10, 2012  

Talisman Energy replaces CEO Manzoni

Hal Kvisle, former CEO of TransCanada, assumes the role.