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News Oil & Gas General
October 6, 2020  

Suncor Energy will cut 10% to 15% of its workforce over next 18 months

Cuts are to be made across the entire organization; will also affect Suncor’s contracted workers.

News Energy Manufacturing General Sustainability
July 27, 2020  

Suncor Energy facing environmental charges for refinery incident

Related to contravening a term or condition of an approval relating to a July 2018 incident.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Production
March 25, 2020  

Suncor cuts $1.5B from budget to cope with low oil prices, virus impact

Cuts follow billions in spending reductions by other major oil sands players.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
September 9, 2019  

Suncor invests $1.4B in cogeneration units at Oil Sands Base Plant

Will provide steam generation required for Suncor’s extraction and upgrading operations.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
July 25, 2019  

Suncor posts $2.73B income on Alberta tax recovery, higher oil output

Earnings were buoyed by a one-time deferred tax recovery of $1.12 billion associated with corporate income tax rate cut of 1%.

News Energy Manufacturing General
February 27, 2019  

Oil curtailment mistakes spawn costly Alberta rail plan: Husky execs

Punishes companies like Husky that have made investments in refineries and pipeline capacity, rewards those that have not.

News Energy Manufacturing General Sustainability
February 26, 2019  

Fort Hills oil sands tailings plan OK but AER orders demonstration

Suncor Energy proposes to chemically treat its tailings, concentrate them all in a single deposit by 2073.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
May 2, 2018  

Suncor Energy reports lower net earnings in Q1

Weather outage cuts into oil sands output; operations returned to normal by the end of February.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations General Operations Sustainability
May 9, 2017  

Suncor files for approval of 160,000 bpd Lewis thermal oil sands project

Company says construction on its first phase may begin in 2024.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Operations Production Sustainability
March 27, 2017  

Suncor to meet 2017 production targets despite Syncrude upgrader fire

Fire burned for two days and injured one employee.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General
November 15, 2016  

Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway sells Suncor Energy stake

Holding company held about 22.3 million shares in Suncor as of June 30.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Production
May 30, 2016  

Suncor Energy restarting Wood Buffalo operations

Employees and contractors are moving back in to the area.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Sustainability
April 18, 2016  

Suncor to improve climate change risk, lobbying disclosure

Energy producer says it will provide information about how it expects “to succeed in a low carbon future.”

News Energy Oil & Gas General Operations Sustainability
November 18, 2015  

Suncor to boost 2016 spending by up to $900M

Oil sands producer aims to spend between $6.7 billion and $7.3 billion next year.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Operations Production
October 5, 2015  

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.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Sustainability
September 22, 2015  

Companies increasingly putting price on carbon to mitigate risks

Study finds the number of companies factoring carbon pricing in their finances has tripled since last year.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Operations Production Sustainability
September 22, 2015  

Suncor taking 10% Fort Hills stake off Total for $310M

Total E&P Canada Ltd. retains a 29.2% interest in the $15 billion oil sands project.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Operations Production
June 2, 2015  

Crude oil production lowest in two years: report

“Perfect storm” of events cut average production to 3.98 million barrels of oil a day in May.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations General Operations
January 14, 2015  

Suncor cutting 1,000 jobs, taking $1B out of 2015 budget

Job cuts will mainly affect contractors, oil sands giant says.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Sustainability
May 21, 2014  

Ottawa demands NAFTA body drop oil sands tailings investigation

Environment Canada says the CEC is acting “contrary to its authority.”

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability Technology
December 24, 2013  

Oil sands buyers importing parts: Conference Board

Manufacturers are missing out on orders worth billions of dollars that are currently imported from overseas

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
November 1, 2013  

Shell to move ahead with Carmon Creek thermal oilsands project

Steam-driven project in Peace River will produce up to 80,000 barrels of oil per day.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
October 2, 2013  

Suncor reports diesel fuel shortage in Western Canada

Energy giant says shortage is affecting its Petro-Pass commercial customers, which are mostly truckers and farmers.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability
April 15, 2013  

Suncor pipe discharge toxic to fish, tests say

Metals including selenium, boron and arsenic found at twice the recommended levels.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
April 15, 2013  

Suncor sells most of its Canadian conventional energy assets

Centrica, Qatar Petroleum to buy natural gas crude oil in three provinces.

News Oil & Gas Business Operations Sustainability
April 1, 2013  

Suncor ordered to fix toxic treatment pond by end of April

Toxicity in Suncor wastewater pond found to exceed allowable limits.

News Business Operations Operations Technology
January 29, 2013  

Corporations put low tax bounty in the bank: CLC

Report pegs tax freedom day for businesses is Jan 30.

News Energy Sustainability
July 18, 2012  

Prices dropping, expect capital cuts in the oilpatch

Canadian producers whacked by the double-discount on crude.

News Business Operations Technology
April 5, 2012  

National conference focuses on skill trades

Join the conversation on building skilled talent across Canada by participating in the Canadian Apprenticeship Forum’s national conference in Regina June 3 to 5.

News Business Operations Sustainability
December 8, 2011  

Canadian Oil Sands to spend $1.46B on Syncrude

Canadian Oil Sands Ltd. expects to spend $1.46 billion on its stake in the Syncrude oil project in 2012 as it boosts production at the operations.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
December 16, 2010  

Enbridge spending $200M on Athabasca expansion

Enbridge Inc. is spending $200 million to further expand a regional pipeline system serving the oil sands, as producers pour more and more investment into new projects.

News Energy Business Operations Sustainability
November 4, 2010  

Suncor tallying higher Petro-Canada savings

Suncor Energy Inc. expects cost-savings from its merger with Petro-Canada to dramatically exceed what it predicted when the blockbuster deal closed about 15 months ago.