NorthAmOil Top Story archive

17 March 2016, Week 10, Issue 395

Imperial Oil has filed a regulatory application with the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) for a new in-situ oil sands project on its Cold Lake lease area. The move comes as other oil sands companies...

03 March 2016, Week 08, Issue 393

AltaGas announced last week that it would not develop its Douglas Channel LNG plant near Kitimat, British Columbia. Failure to secure offtake agreements, low gas prices and other economic...

25 February 2016, Week 07, Issue 392

Chevron has put its remaining shallow-water assets in the US Gulf of Mexico up for sale.

18 February 2016, Week 06, Issue 391

Canada’s Cenovus Energy has said it may sell up to US$5 billion of stock, debt or other securities. This news came a day after the oil sands producer announced a dividend cut of 69% to help shore...

11 February 2016, Week 05, Issue 390

Houston-based Terra Energy Partners has agreed to buy WPX Energy’s WPX Energy Rocky Mountain subsidiary for US$910 million.

04 February 2016 Week 04 Issue 389

Alberta’s oil producers are breathing easier after a provincial government royalty review left rates unchanged – at least for now.