Oilsands

Imperial Oil logo at the company's annual meeting in Calgary on April 28, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh

Imperial Oil ekes out Q3 profit as Kearl oilsands mine rebounds from outage

Imperial Oil ekes out Q3 profit as Kearl oilsands mine rebounds from outage

 

Imperial ramps up Kearl oilsands mine output after diluent pipeline restored

Imperial ramps up Kearl oilsands mine output after diluent pipeline restored

Imperial ramps up Kearl oilsands mine output after diluent pipeline restored

 

An oil sands extraction facility is reflected in a tailings pond near the city of Fort McMurray, Alta., on June 1, 2014. An international environmental watchdog says there’s convincing evidence that oilsands tailings ponds are leaking. But after three years of investigation, a body set up under the North American free trade agreement can’t tell if the federal government is enforcing its own laws forbidding such releases. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson

Oilsands tailings ponds leaking; federal enforcement unclear: report

Federal Environment Minister finds conclusion ‘troubling’

 

Imperial Oil’s Kearl oilsands mine stops output due to diluent pipeline outage

Imperial Oil’s Kearl oilsands mine stops output due to diluent pipeline outage

Imperial Oil’s Kearl oilsands mine stops output due to diluent pipeline outage

Imperial Oil’s Kearl oilsands mine stops output due to diluent pipeline outage
Oilsands diluent pipeline partly closed following spill near Fort McMurray

Oilsands diluent pipeline partly closed following spill near Fort McMurray

Oilsands diluent pipeline partly closed following spill near Fort McMurray

Oilsands diluent pipeline partly closed following spill near Fort McMurray
Alberta, Ottawa reduce oilsands environmental monitoring budget due to pandemic

Alberta, Ottawa reduce oilsands environmental monitoring budget due to pandemic

Alberta, Ottawa reduce oilsands environmental monitoring budget due to pandemic

Alberta, Ottawa reduce oilsands environmental monitoring budget due to pandemic

Total writes off $9.3B in oilsands assets, cancels Canadian oil lobby membership

Total writes off $9.3B in oilsands assets, cancels Canadian oil lobby membership

Oilsands production expected to rebound after pandemic-linked 2020 slump

Oilsands production expected to rebound after pandemic-linked 2020 slump

Oilsands production expected to rebound after pandemic-linked 2020 slump

Oilsands production expected to rebound after pandemic-linked 2020 slump
Oilsands companies restoring production as demand growth spurs higher prices

Oilsands companies restoring production as demand growth spurs higher prices

Oilsands companies restoring production as demand growth spurs higher prices

Oilsands companies restoring production as demand growth spurs higher prices
Sturgeon Refinery says it is processing bitumen after two years of delays

Sturgeon Refinery says it is processing bitumen after two years of delays

Sturgeon Refinery says it is processing bitumen after two years of delays

Sturgeon Refinery says it is processing bitumen after two years of delays
Reassurances emerge after second oilsands mine work camp outbreak

Reassurances emerge after second oilsands mine work camp outbreak

Reassurances emerge after second oilsands mine work camp outbreak

Reassurances emerge after second oilsands mine work camp outbreak
Norway’s wealth fund excludes oilsands investments over greenhouse gas emissions

Norway’s wealth fund excludes oilsands investments over greenhouse gas emissions

Norway’s wealth fund excludes oilsands investments over greenhouse gas emissions

Norway’s wealth fund excludes oilsands investments over greenhouse gas emissions
First Nations worried by suspension of oilsands environmental monitoring

First Nations worried by suspension of oilsands environmental monitoring

First Nations worried by suspension of oilsands environmental monitoring

First Nations worried by suspension of oilsands environmental monitoring
Alberta suspends environmental monitoring rules for oilsands over COVID concerns

Alberta suspends environmental monitoring rules for oilsands over COVID concerns

Alberta suspends environmental monitoring rules for oilsands over COVID concerns

Alberta suspends environmental monitoring rules for oilsands over COVID concerns
Oilsands producers in the red as blended bitumen price dips below $4 per barrel

Oilsands producers in the red as blended bitumen price dips below $4 per barrel

Oilsands producers in the red as blended bitumen price dips below $4 per barrel

Oilsands producers in the red as blended bitumen price dips below $4 per barrel
In a recent letter to the Alberta government, Federal Environment Minister Jonathan Wilkinson said he estimates 2.7 million bpd of oilsands growth is planned or under construction, in Feb. 28, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Few approved oilsands projects stand to be built in near term: analysts

CALGARY — There are dozens of approved oilsands projects that could be…

In a recent letter to the Alberta government, Federal Environment Minister Jonathan Wilkinson said he estimates 2.7 million bpd of oilsands growth is planned or under construction, in Feb. 28, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Last week, Court of Queen’s Bench Justice Barbara Romaine gave the province 10 days to make a decision on the Rigel oilsands project, in a Feb. 26, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Alberta government in court to stay judge’s order regarding oilsands decision

CALGARY — Alberta government lawyers are to be in a Calgary court…

Last week, Court of Queen’s Bench Justice Barbara Romaine gave the province 10 days to make a decision on the Rigel oilsands project, in a Feb. 26, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Higher oilsands volumes drive beat as Inter Pipeline reports $100M Q4 income

Higher oilsands volumes drive beat as Inter Pipeline reports $100M Q4 income

CALGARY — Inter Pipeline Ltd. is crediting strong results from its oilsands…

Higher oilsands volumes drive beat as Inter Pipeline reports $100M Q4 income

Frontier oilsands mine might not be built even if permit issued, CEO concedes

BANFF, Alta. — The CEO of Teck Resources Ltd. says it’s “anyone’s…

Alberta climate plan part of cabinet decision on oilsands mine: Wilkinson

OTTAWA — The federal cabinet’s decision on a huge new Alberta oilsands…