Another Major Multinational Bails On The Oilsands

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.29.2017 | Canada Business

Cenovus Energy will buy ConocoPhillips' oilsands assets for $17.7 billion.

5 Global Energy Firms That Are Backing Away From The Oilsands

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.06.2017 | Canada Business

Blame low oil prices and ... the carbon tax?

The Oilsands Suddenly Have A $1.2-Trillion Reason To Fear Texas

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.22.2016 | Canada Business

Biggest-ever shale oil discovery threatens Canadian oilsands' market share.

ConocoPhillips Plans To Lay Off Up To 300 Staff, Mostly in Calgary

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.22.2016 | Canada Alberta

AltaGas confirmed it had laid off 70 staff Thursday.

Pipeline Leak Spills 380,000 Litres Near Alberta Grizzly Habitat

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.14.2016 | Canada Alberta

Greenpeace has issued an environmental protection order.

U of T Fossil Fuel Committee Recommends Huge Divestment

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Paling | Posted 12.17.2015 | Canada Business

Climate change is no longer "a scientific curiosity" but a "growing crisis."

Warren Buffett Is Betting Big On Canadian Oil

CBC | Posted 04.20.2015 | Canada Business

The world's most famous investor sold almost $4 billion US in shares in America's largest oil company late last year, but increased his stake in Cana...

$200 Million And Counting For Lac-Megantic Victims

CP | David Sharp, The Associated Press | Posted 02.22.2015 | Canada Business

PORTLAND, Maine - A proposed settlement fund for victims of a fiery train derailment that claimed 47 lives in Canada is nearly halfway to a goal of $5...

Oil Sands Opposition Comes From Unexpected Places

Diane Francis | Posted 11.28.2011 | Canada
Diane Francis

Getting involved in opposition against the oil sands is simply a dirty trick against a competitor. But it's also more. The oil sands can supply the world with lots more oil, thus keeping prices lower than otherwise.