Heavy schedule of refinery maintenance in the U.S. Midwest, with about 829,000 bpd of capacity expected to be unavailable through October.
But Canadian refineries are among the most likely to remain open as they pay less for the oil sands crude they use.
Motorists could pay as much as five to seven cents more a litre, analysts say.
Walkout now includes BP Plc. workers at refineries in Ohio and Indiana.
Environmental groups’ report says most oil will be exported unrefined.
TransCanada rebutts latest salvo from the rocker that Keystone oil would go to “dirtiest” country on earth (China).
Pipeline company pushes for $1.52/gigajoule, still much reduced from 2011 toll.
Joint venture would ship crude from Illinois hub to refinery market.
Report suggests stalled pipeline projects costing the Canadian economy up to $70 million a day.
Pipeline-giant would convert its natural gas mainline to ship crude oil to refineries in eastern Canada and the US.
Analysts say the economics aren’t there.
Canadian producers whacked by the double-discount on crude.
Third drop in four months driven by aerospace and parts
The federal government has set up a counter-terrorism unit in Alberta and one of its main jobs will be to help protect the energy industry from attacks by extremists.
Most Canadians believe it is possible to respect the environment while increasing oil and gas production, according to a Canadian Chamber of Commerce survey.