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September 3, 2019  

Chinese companies commit to oil sands despite setbacks

Patient capital means Chinese majors unlikely they will leave the oil sands anytime soon.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
March 19, 2015  

Former CNP chair indicted in corruption case

Crackdown aimed at tightening central control over PetroChina and other companies.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Operations Production Sustainability
November 10, 2014  

Proposed BC LNG project to cost up to $40B

LNG Canada joint-venture says its Kitimat export facility would produce up to $39 billion in tax revenues over its lifespan.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Operations Production Sustainability
October 14, 2014  

Alberta Energy Regulator approves pipeline from oil sands to Edmonton

$3-billion Grand Rapids pipeline ship up to 900,000 barrels of diluted bitumen per day.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations General Operations Production
September 8, 2014  

Athabasca Oil boosts capital budget to $667M

Also, the company’s CEO Sveinung Svarte will retire on Sept. 30.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations General Operations
September 2, 2014  

Athabasca finally closes Dover oil sands sale to PetroChina

Sale will bring in $1.184 billion, $600 million of which has already been paid in cash.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations General Operations
August 7, 2014  

Athabasca, PetroChina agree on path to closing Dover oil sands sale

2009 joint-venture deal included an exit strategy for the Canadian company.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Production
May 1, 2014  

Four companies sign deal to develop LNG Canada

But CEO says the agreement doesn’t mean a final decision to build has been made.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
September 3, 2013  

Head of commission that runs China’s state-owned companies rolls

China fires senior official linked to corruption probe into state-owned oil giant.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
August 7, 2013  

Regulator gives conditional approval to Athabasca’s Dover oilsands project

The project will use steam-assisted gravity drainage technology to recover bitumen.

News Energy Forestry Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
February 12, 2013  

Chinese could shift energy investments to forestry, mining

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

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Sustainability
February 5, 2013  

NEB approves 25-year export licence to LNG Canada Development Inc.

License allows LNG Canada to export 24 million tonnes of liquified natural gas a year.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
December 14, 2012  

Encana, PetroChina partner to develop natural gas in Alberta

Companies will invest $4 billion in central Alberta shale development.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
September 21, 2012  

Exxon Mobil says West Coast LNG plant an option

The energy giant’s Horn River basin contains dry gas, which is worth five times more in Asia.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability
July 27, 2012  

Athabasca Oil looking for oil sands TAGD partner

Cost could be half steam-assisted gravity drainage.