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Energy watchdog rejects Suncor's tailings cleanup plan

Alberta’s energy watchdog has rejected Suncor Energy’s plans to clean up tailings at its Base Plant oilsands mine, finding the company’s proposal lacked evidence that it would meet standards for treating the waste. 193 more words


Crude production, manufacturing reported largest declines during wildfire: StatsCan

Fort McMurray — The wildfire last May hurt crude oil production, manufacturing and led to more than seven million lost work hours in Wood Buffalo, according to Statistics Canada data presented Thursday to the Fort McMurray Chamber of Commerce. 485 more words

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Saskatoon StarPhoenix daily update: March 16, 2017

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‘We don’t need these kinds of fires being started’: Former RM of Biggar councillor appalled by SARM resolution… 931 more words

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Arctic drilling ban, emission restrictions hurt oil industry: N.W.T. premier

The premier of the Northwest Territories is blasting federal policies including promises to restrict greenhouse gas emissions that he says will stifle a viable energy sector in the North. 218 more words


Fire brought under control, one worker hurt after blast at Syncrude site north of Fort McMurray

Fort McMurray — One person was taken to hospital in serious condition after an explosion and fire at Syncrude Canada’s Mildred Lake upgrader 40 kilometres north of Fort McMurray. 468 more words

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Canadian Natural joins exclusive 1-million barrels club with what analysts say is a 'steal' of a deal

Emerging as a bonafide Canadian oil powerhouse, Canadian Natural Resources Ltd’s blockbuster $12.7 billion deal on Wednesday has propelled the company into the exclusive club of listed global companies that pump out more than a million barrels of every day. 558 more words