Other contributors were unused wellbores, fractures, faults and cracks in rocks.
Alberta Energy Regulator investigated bitumen-water mixture oozing to the surface at CNRL’s site.
An estimated 100,000 thousand direct and indirect oil sector workers have lost their jobs.
Its 2016 capital plan has been revised to between $900 million and $1 billion, down 55% from 2015.
Environmentalists believe it would rule out long-term infrastructure.
Ottawa, Alberta report will lay out how well it’s tracking changes.
Oil sands producer plans to cut spending further by up to $500 million.
Montreal municipalities’ rejection of the pipeline has anger Western premiers.
February-March will be 70% to 80% below Q4.
Once a project is up and running there are big technical issues with hitting the off switch.
Says Canadian Oil Sands leadership has ‘almost no skin in the game’
Some companies applying wage reductions to save jobs
Canadian Oil Sands says more time needed to consider options
Shell CEO says existing oil sands operations around Fort McMurray still make money.
Energy company says disclosure timing was driven by market considerations.