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New Encana Corp offering expected to raise more than $1 billion, add 107 million new shares

Encana Corp., the Canadian oil and natural gas producer, is selling about US$1 billion of shares to fund drilling in Texas next year and repay debt. 195 more words


Cannon: Alberta First: Answering the global call-to-action on energy research

Alberta and its universities are at a critical juncture. Alberta’s geography and history have made the energy industry a pillar of the province’s economy, and energy research and innovation a focus of its universities for decades. 629 more words


Imperial Oil is looking to sell its operations in the Northwest Territories

Imperial Oil Ltd. is looking for a buyer for its historic Norman Wells operations in the far north as the producer focuses on its larger business farther south. 159 more words


Slumping Alberta energy sector pushes Canadian Western Bank profit down in third quarter

Canadian Western Bank posted a drop in third-quarter profit Thursday and the Edmonton-based bank warned the strain on its energy loan portfolio from struggling oil prices is expected to continue through the year. 232 more words

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There is already madness brewing in the oilpatch over Ottawa's reefer legalization

CALGARY – Oil and gas companies are worried their efforts to curb drug use and improve safety standards on job sites could go up in smoke if Ottawa legalizes marijuana. 726 more words


Today's letters: Pipeline politics, and the hazards of 24 Sussex Drive

You can send a letter to the editor to: letters@ottawacitizen.com Please keep your letter to less than 200 words; shorter letters are more likely to be published than longer ones. 763 more words


CAPP raises doubts oil production caused contamination cited in study

Government scientists will decide this fall how they will expand monitoring of lakes, wetlands and other surface water bodies near in-situ oilsands projects, after a study indicated such operations can release pollutants. 550 more words