Oilsands Jobs May Be Gone For Good

CP | Ian Bickis, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.01.2017 | Canada Business

Automation means job levels may never return to pre-oil crash levels.

Company Denies Workers Were Barred From Office

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.08.2015 | Canada Alberta

Cenovus laid off 540 employees last week.

Oilsands Giants Cut Jobs, Slash Spending Again

CP/HuffPost Canada | Posted 07.30.2016 | Canada Business

Two major oilsands players have announced major spending cuts as they reported disappointing earnings. Cenovus Energy Inc.said it's looking to cut ...

Oil Patch Puts On Brave Face As Prices Slide Again

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.07.2016 | Canada Business

CALGARY - With oil prices drifting closer to US$50, energy executives in downtown Calgary are trying to stay positive.Apart from the crude drop and st...

Cenovus Shuts Oilsands Operation Amid Forest Fire

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.25.2016 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Cenovus Energy Inc. has shut down production at its Foster Creek oilsands and Athabasca natural gas operations due to a nearby forest fire.T...

Oilsand Giant Bracing For A Tough Year

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.30.2015 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Oilsands giant Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX:CVE) is bracing for a prolonged stretch of low oil prices, announcing Wednesday it's taking $700 mil...

People Without Educational Expertise Shouldn't Draft Educational Policy

DeSmog Canada | Posted 06.07.2014 | Canada
DeSmog Canada

The answer seems to be found in that old abysmal gap between policy-makers and practitioners. Why is anyone without educational expertise drafting educational policy? The actual question of who decides upon curriculum is nothing new: even the role and qualifications of teachers in this process is a contested matter.

Is There Room For Big Oil In Alberta Classrooms?

DeSmog Canada | Posted 05.12.2014 | Canada Alberta
DeSmog Canada

"It's time that the Alberta government realizes that what's good for the oil industry isn't what's good for the rest of Alberta and especially not our children. While oil may run our cars for now it shouldn't run our government or our schools. Ever."

You Should Be Outraged!

CP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The chief executives of two of Canada's biggest energy companies say Canadians should be outraged by criticism of the oilsands. Cenovus...

Canada's Biggest Corporate Lobbyists

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Business

Oil, gas and mining industry groups were far and away the most active lobbyists in Ottawa over the past year, according to an analysis from Macleans. ...

Energy Giant Increasing Oil By Rail, Despite Lac-Megantic

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.23.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX:CVE) said Wednesday it remained committed to shipping an increasing amount of oil by rail, saying it's convinced it...

Pipeline Delays Paying Off For Railways

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.18.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Cenovus Energy Inc. said Tuesday that it plans to massively increase the amount of oil it ships by rail by the end of 2014 as the fates of c...

Giddy Up, Partners!

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.17.2013 | Canada British Columbia

TERRACE, B.C. - There is a growing imbalance between oil supply and delivery in Canada and doing nothing is not an option, the lawyer for the Canadian...

Cenovus Takes Q4 Hit

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.16.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Cenovus Energy Inc. is keen on a TransCanada Corp. proposal to ship crude eastward, especially if the pipeline stretches all the way to the ...

Canadians 'Subsidize' American Energy Consumers: Oilsands CEO

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.26.2013 | Canada Business

CALGARY - Each Canadian is subsidizing U.S. energy consumers to the tune of $1,200 annually through cheap Alberta crude, the CEO of oilsands company C...

Gas Project Rejected To Protect Animals

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.30.2013 | Canada Alberta

OTTAWA - The federal government has vetoed an Alberta gas project proposed by Cenovus Energy (TSX:CVE) because it would have threatened the habitat of...

Mixed Q3 Financial Report For Cenovus

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.25.2012 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Oilsands developer Cenovus Energy Inc. reported big jumps in operating earnings, cash flow and production for the third quarter and says it ...

Oil Sands Giant Moves Into Ultra-Eco Friendly Tower

The Huffington Post Canada | Seema Dhawan | Posted 08.16.2012 | Canada Alberta

Calgary’s newest and most massive landmark, The Bow, is well known for its status as the tallest building west of Toronto, and is now commanding att...