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Why some global commodities players are shipping less Canadian crude by rail now

CALGARY, Alberta — Spot crude-by-rail volumes are down in Canada as traders and marketers including Glencore PLC are deterred by stronger heavy oil prices that have erased arbitrage opportunities to ship cheap crude from landlocked Alberta to higher-priced U.S. 852 more words


As oilpatch reporting season begins, crude price drop top of mind

By Lauren Krugel

CALGARY – The recent rout in oil prices will likely be top of mind for investors as Canada’s top oilpatch players release their third-quarter results over the next few weeks. 791 more words


Canadian crude oil exports to the U.S. topped 3 million barrels per day for first time

CALGARY, Alberta — Canadian crude oil exports to the United States exceeded 3 million barrels per day for the first time ever in the week ended Oct. 274 more words


Guest column: Southwestern Ontario perfect for big projects

By C.W. (Clement ) Bowman

Has southwestern Ontario been left behind? Or more importantly, is the region ready to support Ontario in a new round of nation-building? 615 more words


Texas-based company that builds 'man camps' on oil sites plummets after it says it is moving to Canada

Civeo Corp, the provider of oilfield accommodation services recently spun off by Oil States International Inc, surprised Wall Street on Monday by saying it would not convert to a real estate investment trust (REIT) and would instead relocate to Canada for tax purposes. 360 more words


Naomi Klein’s commitment to hope

MONTREAL — Talking with Naomi Klein one-to-one is like reading one of her books, but to the nth degree. The experience might be overwhelming if it weren’t so bracing and, in the end, so inspiring. 2,024 more words

Science And Technology

Pipeline still lacks safeguards, Coderre says

MONTREAL — Speaking as president of the Montreal Metropolitan Community, Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre declared Friday he is not convinced Enbridge’s 9B pipeline project is safe for the region’s water supply or that Enbridge’s emergency plan is adequate in the event of an oil spill. 368 more words