Nexen reports 270,000 litre pipeline spill of produced water
Cleanup underway of oil and gas extraction process byproduct in Northern Alberta.
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.
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.
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.
Nexen lays off 120 employees in Canada
Blames ongoing economic struggles in the Canadian oilpatch.
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.
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.
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.
Nexen’s Alberta oil spill prompts pipeline alarm
Timing of rupture narrowed to a “shocking” two-week period.
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.
Nexen reports one duck fatality at oil spill site
Energy company believes it expired before deterrents in place.
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.
Nexen to cut 400 jobs amid industry downturn
Says cuts are compliant with commitments made to the federal government in CNOOC takeover.
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.
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.
CNOOC begins trading on TSX as part of Nexen takeover
ADRs were worth about C$212 on Wednesday.
Review board told Northern Gateway is in all Canadians’ interest
Enbridge says billions of dollars at stake as BC digs in on five conditions.
CNOOC officially owns Nexen
Nexen’s existing assets and CNOOC’s North and Central American operations will be headquartered in Calgary.
Chinese could shift energy investments to forestry, mining
Canadian mining exports to China have eclipsed total exports to Germany.
Nexen Solitaire oil project gets regulatory approval
North Sea oilfield is expected to produce eight million barrels of oil.
Foreign investment to slow moderately in oilsands, but that’s not all bad
May depress the value of some Canadian firms, but only moderately.
Progress, Petronas approval vital to LNG expansion
Companies to proceed with the construction of the Lelu Island export facility.
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.
Canadian Oil Sands to invest $1.3B at Syncrude mine
Energy producer expects to complete tailings separation plant by 2013.
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.
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
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.
A price to pay if China gets a no on Nexen
Investors would question Ottawa’s commitment to open markets
CEOs weigh in on Nexen acquisition
CNOOC takeover shouldn’t proceed without legislative conditions set by Harper government, says CEOs.
Nexen takeover by CNOOC ‘somewhat mixed’ — DBRS
Could bolster relationship with China, but not financially necessary.
Shareholders OK Nexen deal, CSIS warns of foreign takeover dangers
Acquiring control of strategic sectors can represent a threat to security interests.
Talisman Energy replaces CEO Manzoni
Hal Kvisle, former CEO of TransCanada, assumes the role.