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Fort McMurray wildfire contributes to $735M loss for Suncor

Fierce wildfires that swept through northern Alberta’s oilsands region in May have delivered a $735-million net loss for Suncor Energy.

The Calgary-based company said late Wednesday the fire that raged through the region meant it failed to produce about 20 million barrels of upgraded and raw bitumen from its oilsands projects. 388 more words


Alberta oil sands group apologizes for 'Hot lesbians' ad

An Alberta pro-oil sands group is apologizing for a controversial advertisement that’s received heavy criticism.

Canada Oil Sands Community founder Robbie Picard posted any apology on the group’s Facebook page which includes “It was not my intent of demeaning women or any people of any sexual orientation.” 203 more words


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