The Oil Sands Weekly

Fire breaks out at Horizon • Expansion continues at Hardisty • Husky's plan to thrive at $35 oil • Enbridge pipe sabotaged in Hamilton • Another BC LNG project bites the dust • WTI tops US$50 for the first time since August on bullish demand forecasts

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CNRL continues shopping spree • Kinder Morgan makes progress on TMEP • TransCanada hits pause on Energy East • Carbon taxes expected to crimp Canadian economy ... and do little to reduce carbon emissions • Complex royalty calcs in Newfoundland • Hurricanes raise concerns of US demand destruction ... and rising labour costs • China buys big chunk of Russian oil major

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CNRL shopping for more heavy oil assets • Alberta's "deep scars" will take time to heal • Westridge Terminal cleared for expansion • Hurricane Harvey widens crack spreads & heavy oil discount • Houston re-opens for business • Big Oil steps up to support displaced Texans

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Alberta dips into contingency fund • NEB expands focus for Energy East • Petronas not giving up on Canada just yet • ETP turns the tables on Greenpeace • Harvey wrecks havoc in the Gulf Coast • US courts overturn FERC pipeline approvals, Canada-style

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Husky invests in the US Midwest forgoing Cdn expansion • Feds pass the buck on pipeline development • Minnesota releases final EIS on Line 3 • US crude stockpiles tumble while output jumps higher • Norway takes on Greenpeace • Superstar oil trader turns very, very bearish

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Hangingstone begins bitumen production • BC NDP on track to wipe out $50B worth of projects in 3 weeks • SK Premier Brad Wall set to retire in the fall • Nebraska governor remains hopeful on Keystone XL • US files paperwork for Paris Accord withdrawal • Russia threatens to restart idled oil fields

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Alberta's oil patch loses a giant • Albian pushes CNRL over 1 million bpd • Costs rise on Enbridge's Line 3 Replacement • Keystone XL hearings kick-off in Nebraska • Exxon adds light oil capacity in the Gulf Coast • $50 oil the new $100

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Improving reliability at Kearl• Total in denial over Fort Hill price tag • Syncrude's return to normal delayed to August • Record low SORs at Christina Lake • Supreme Court rules for and against the NEB • PM Trudeau crowned the "free world's best hope" • OPEC tries to rebalance oil markets - take 3

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Sturgeon Refinery starts up steam boilers • 100 million year old fossil unearthed at Aurora • Rebuilding efforts in Fort Mac going faster than planned • Premiers beg Trudeau to avoid "duplication or delays" of environmental reviews • Canada very late to the LNG party • Petrochemical sector on fire in Texas (in a good way) • OPEC out expected to hit another 2017 high in July

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More production cuts at Syncrude • Asset sales continue at Pengrowth • Husky pilots a new approach to carbon capture • BC wildfires encroach on major pipelines • Global energy investments sink for third consecutive year • Oil majors pile on US$100 billion in new debt • 2017/18 oil price forecasts sink lower, lower and lower

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MEG's drive to be leaner and greener • Another US oil major heads for the exit • Alberta crude production dips again in April • AER lays charges against Nexen • Canadian rig counts unexpectedly dip • Trudeau gets lost somewhere over the Rockies

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Spending big dollars on a small upgrader • Alberta navigates a challenging year • Moving towards a single energy regulator • Enbridge's long list of options in Michigan • CPP managers shopping for US energy assets • Trump pivots from "Energy Independence" to "Energy Dominance"

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Cenovus stock sinks lower as CEO departs • Enbridge ready to dig up Line 3 • Iran bumps Canada to become world's #4 oil producer • Unwinding the OPEC trade • Oil prices slide into bear market territory • Big Oil joins calls for a national carbon tax in the US

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CAPP makes the case for more pipelines • Syncrude's return to normal delayed (again) • Advice from the Advisory committee • When robot inspectors come for your job • Summer driving season MIA south of the border • IEA releases "sobering" oil market forecast

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Enbridge takes a shot at "competing pipelines" • Shipping Canadian crude out of the US Gulf Coast • Keeping an open mind on Chinese investment in the oil sands • Disorder and chaos during Fort Mac wildfires • Boosting tanker traffic at the Port of Vancouver (in Washington State)

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A bigger and better CNRL • Repairs completed at Mildred Lake • AER gives Suncor a second chance • BC's opposition parties united on TMEP • Why Trudeau wants you to buy an EV • DAPL up and running above capacity • US on the path to 10 million bpd by year-end • Energy stocks sink lower ... and lower • Trump sticks it to the G7

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Kinder Morgan gives TMEP green light • Shells ponders sale of its 9% stake in CNRL • New methane and VOC targets coming soon • Imperial & Exxon's credit rating gets downgraded • America's largest pipeline running dry • US plans sale of 270 million SPR barrels • Oil traders buy on the rumours, sell on the facts

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Dismantling (and relocating) the NEB • Suncor's "nodosaur" goes on display • DAPL protestors move to Canada • Orphan well clean-up gets turbo boost • Sturgeon County petrochemical plant takes a step forward • tackling Canada's fossil fuel "subsidies" • backstopping carbon pricing

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Suncor unveils expansion plans • Kinder Morgan plans Canada's largest-ever IPO • Feds looking for leverage to reject Energy East • BC tanker ban takes a step forward • China and US sign energy trade pact • Shell seeking changes to Brent calc • EIA and Vitol warn of coming oil glut • OPEC begs US to dial-back crude production

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Syncrude resumes crude shipments • ConocoPhillips destaffs 300 Alberta employees • Cenovus stock hits all-time low • Marathon takes US$5B write-down on Albian Sands • AB crude sales to US hit record 3M bpd • BC election weighs heavily in AB • Kinder Morgan vows to "Buy Canadian" • BP eyes another US$5B in divestitures • Oil prices suffer meltdown

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