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Suncor increases stake in Syncrude oilsands project

CALGARY – Suncor Energy is buying another chunk of Syncrude in a $937-million deal that will give it majority control over the massive oilsands project. 236 more words


Manipulated Landscape – Part 1

This land stretches 54,826 square miles, an area larger than England. Structures such as the toxic tailing lakes are some of the largest human-made structures in the world – so large that they can be seen from space. 137 more words


Is “green” oil good for us?

The carbon reduction craze has been now embraced by the Canadian oil sands producers as the unavoidable necessity to “clean up” their product to meet the ever more stringent government regulation on CO2 emissions. 658 more words

Individual Rights

Canada's oil and pipeline dilemma, in pictures

Facebook and other forms of social media have been full of jokes, complaints, suggestions and comments regarding Canada’s oil and pipeline dilemma.  Here are a few that caught my eye… 169 more words

Current Events

Canadian Oil Sands overhauls management ahead of Suncor takeover

CALGARY – Canadian Oil Sands Ltd., on the brink of being taken over by Suncor Energy, has overhauled its senior leadership team and board of directors. 196 more words


Suncor gets nearly 73% of Canadian Oil Sands shares

CALGARY – Suncor Energy has announced that nearly 73 per cent of Canadian Oil Sands shares and accompanying rights have been tendered to Suncor’s offer. 203 more words


Yedlin: Suncor prevails, deal may trigger more takeover bids

Despite the sound and fury from both the Suncor and Canadian Oil Sands camps, the takeover battle ended the way many do, with an initial offer increased — modestly in this case — and accepted. 1,006 more words