Kenney government aims to get the $30-million Calgary-based war room running this summer.
Includes thermal in situ oil sands production and conventional primary heavy crude oil operations next door.
…unless new Alberta premier Jason Kenney lifts emissions cap.
In Q1, improved commodity pricing drove a strong financial performance, and royalty payments of more than $190 million.”
Scientists say four major oilsands mines are releasing an average of about one-third more carbon dioxide per barrel of oil than they report.
Research suggests while renewables are still small, they play a big role in meeting new demand.
No point in doing so if there’s no pipeline capacity to carry the oil to market.
The most likely purchasers are large Canadian oilsands companies.
Production averaged 831,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day, up 12% from Q3.
Abandoned sump pond lacked deterrents to keep waterfowl away, even though the pond met criteria for being high risk.
Report accuses the industry of successfully lobbying Canada to water down climate policies.
Oil sands producer will ramp up capital spending if prices improve and stabilize, and there’s clarity on market access.
Price discounts are costing the Canadian economy as much as $80 million per day.
Can be a stop-gap measure to help narrow the price discount.
Project is moving forward as international oil companies are cutting their oilsands mine investments.