Tue, 18 Jun 2013 18:59:11 CDT bloomberg.com
Canada's crude output will more than double to 6.7 million barrels a day by 2030, provided new export conduits are built, according to the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers . Seasons put U.S. approval at 90 percent for TransCanada Corp.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 15:54:32 CDT indypendent.org
A few years ago most Americans had never heard of tar sands . Now, thanks to mounting opposition to the Keystone XL pipeline and a recent spill in Arkansas, vocabularies have grown, and so has a movement.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 11:50:37 CDT bizjournals.com
Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE: SLB) has acquired Gushor Inc., a Canadian petroleum geochemistry and fluid analysis company that works in the heavy oil sand industry. Financial details of the deal weren't disclosed. Formed in 2006, Gushor Inc. is a spin-off from the University of Calgary. The addition of Gushor will enable Schlumberger, which has its U.S. operations based in Houston, to better support its exploration and production clients, the company said in a statement.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 09:57:29 CDT albertaoilmagazine.com
ClearStream already counts some of the biggest names in the oil sands - Suncor Energy Inc., Syncrude Canada Ltd. and Canadian Natural Resources Ltd.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 07:19:24 CDT financialpost.com
This year, the company is targeting between 350,000 and 380,000 barrels a day of oil sands production, plus up to 38,000 barrels a day from its stake in Syncrude Canada Ltd.
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 05:35:01 CDT wfpl.org
Later this summer, a company plans to open a surface mine in southern Kentucky. But the operation won't be mining for coal. Instead, they're seeking to extract a new natural resource in the commonwealth: tar sands .
Sun, 16 Jun 2013 22:19:48 CDT theglobeandmail.com
In fact, said Mr. Selinger, the Gateway pipeline proposal to transport crude oil from Alberta's oil sands to the west coast of British Columbia is unlikely to be mentioned at all.
Fri, 14 Jun 2013 17:30:17 CDT washingtonexaminer.com
This Sept 7, 2007 file photo shows the part of the BP Refinery waste water treatment plant along a Lake Michigan beach front in Whiting, Ind. The refinery about 20 miles southeast of Chicago is nearing completion of a $3.8 billion upgrade to make it a top processor of high-sulfur crude from Canada's tar sand deposits.
Thu, 13 Jun 2013 10:02:24 CDT piquenewsmagazine.com
There have been a whole host of films released in recent months that take aim at the proposed Enbridge pipeline, which would send Alberta tar sands to Kitamat and through rocky channels of water that border the Great Bear Rainforest.