Oil Sands

Small-scale LNG projects make market inroads in US

Large-scale LNG liquefaction and export facilities are helping to write the demand story for US natural gas reserves. But there is a newer demand factor for that gas: small-scale facilities sending LNG to otherwise little-tapped markets and finding new applications for the fuel. Small LNG plants, u ...

Bonterra Energy Corp. Reports Fluid Release at Central Alberta Well Site

CALGARY, Aug. 19, 2019 /CNW/ – Bonterra Energy Corp. (www.bonterraenergy.com) (TSX: BNE) (“Bonterra” or the “Company”) reports that the Company has identified, responded to, and is addressing, a release of emulsion related to a pipeline that severed following a creek bank collapse due to ...

Commodity Tracker: 5 charts to watch this week

In this week’s pick of commodity and energy market trends, gold and copper prices send signals about the global economy, and US oil infrastructure build-out affects the price relationship between WTI and Brent crude prices, S&P Global Platts editors report. 1. Gold and copper track diverging pat ...

Commodity Tracker: 4 charts to watch this week

In this week’s pick of commodity and energy market trends, gold and copper prices send signals about the global economy, and US oil infrastructure build-out affects the price relationship between WTI and Brent crude prices, S&P Global Platts editors report. 1. Gold and copper track diverging pat ...

Existing North American oil pipelines boost capacity as new projects drag on

Canada’s three major options for new oil pipeline capacity continue to face delays and court challenges, but existing North American pipelines are finding ways to move more barrels to refiners and export docks on the US Gulf Coast. Midstream companies’ second-quarter earnings cycle revealed a w ...

Middle East solar dream in danger of early burn out

With abundant sunshine, the Middle East and North Africa should be global leaders in solar power. But slowing electricity demand growth and an uncertain economic outlook across the region may hold back investment, experts warn. Arab Petroleum Investments Corporation lowered by 20% its estimate of s ...

Commodity Tracker: 5 charts to watch this week

Economic indicators spell potential trouble for oil demand, while US gas producers and exporters are feeling the pressure from oversupply on both the domestic and global markets, S&P Global Platts editors explain in our weekly selection of big commodities trends to watch. 1. US treasury yield curv ...

Inter Pipeline Responds to Media Reports

CALGARY, Aug. 9, 2019 /CNW/ – Inter Pipeline Ltd. (“Inter Pipeline”) (TSX: IPL) is responding to a request received this afternoon from the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada to comment on recent media reports related to the receipt of an unsolicited proposal to purchase I ...

Tech Talk for Friday August 9th 2019

Pre-opening Comments for Friday August 9th U.S. equity index futures moved lower this morning. S&P 500 futures were down 16 points in pre-opening trade. Index futures responded to continuing weakness to the Chinese Yuan. Index futures moved slightly lower following release of the U.S. July Producer ...

Hemisphere Energy provides operational and production update

TSX-V: HME VANCOUVER, Aug. 8, 2019 /CNW/ – Hemisphere Energy Corporation (TSX-V: HME) (“Hemisphere” or the “Company”) is pleased to provide an operational update on its 2019 drilling program and field operations. Hemisphere is currently drilling the tenth horizontal well of its 2019 summ ...