Canadian energy giants take out full-page newspaper ads as federal election looms

Three of Canada’s biggest oilsands producers are going directly to voters today to ask them to “influence the outcome” of big decisions concerning the oil and gas sector as a fall federal election looms. In full-page ads in about 30…

Alberta oilsands producers report boost in Q2 net incomes thanks to corporate tax cuts

The Alberta government’s move to cut corporate taxes from 12 to eight per cent has added more than $2 billion to second-quarter net incomes of major oilsands producers Suncor Energy Inc., Husky Energy Inc. and Cenovus Energy Inc. In quarterly…

Producers still cautious despite higher Q2 expectations on stronger oil prices

Higher oil prices are expected to boost cash flow for the large Canadian crude producers as they roll out second-quarter results beginning next week, but analysts say the extra money is unlikely to be added to growth budgets. Canadian oil…

Sask. mayors satisfied with Husky’s $3.8M fine for 2016 oil spill

Prince Albert Mayor Greg Dionne feels like his city is whole again after a Husky Energy pipeline buckled, leaked 225,000 litres of blended crude oil and impacted water supplies in three Saskatchewan cities. Story continues below On Wednesday, a Lloydminster…

Husky fined $3.8M for charges arising from Saskatchewan oil spill

June 12 2019 7:39pm Husky Oil Operations Ltd., a subsidiary of Husky Energy, was fined $3.8 million Wednesday for a pipeline oil leak that occurred in July 2016 near Maidstone, Sask. Ryan Kessler reports. ‘ }); } else { var…

Crown prosecutor comments on Husky’s response to oil spill

June 12 2019 6:44pm Crown prosecutor Matthew Miazga comments on Husky’s response to a spill that resulted in diluted heavy oil entering the North Saskatchewan River in July 2016. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof…

Stephen Jordan on Husky’s fine and charges

June 12 2019 6:29pm Stephen Jordan, with Public Prosecution Service of Canada, talks about Husky’s $3.82 million fine and charges after an oil spill near Maidstone, Sask., in July 2016. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if(…

Husky responds to fine after oil spill

June 12 2019 6:20pm Duane Rae, vice-president of pipelines for Husky Energy, responds to a $3.82-million fine laid by a judge after an oil spill near Maidstone, Sask., in July 2016. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””;…

Husky pleads guilty to 3 charges in Saskatchewan oil spill

Husky Energy has pleaded guilty in a pipeline leak that sent oil spilling into a major river that provides drinking water for a number of Saskatchewan communities. The oil spill into the North Saskatchewan River in July 2016 forced the…

Husky restarts production at another drill centre following November oil spill

Husky Energy has restarted production at its southern drill centre in the White Rose oil field following a major oil spill off the coast of Newfoundland last fall that halted all operations. A Wednesday statement from the company said production…