Tag: Alberta Wildfire

Anger flares as wildfire-hit Fort McMurray struggles to rebuild

Anger flares as wildfire-hit Fort McMurray struggles to rebuild

Fort McMurray residents struggle with slow insurance payouts, permit issuances By Nia Williams CALGARY, Alberta, Oct 18 (Reuters) – Some five months after the wildfires that devastated Fort McMurray were extinguished, anger over red tape and the slow pace of insurance payouts and permit issuance is flaring in the remote northern Canadian city. More than […]

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TransCanada cuts Keystone crude flows for remainder of June

TransCanada cuts Keystone crude flows for remainder of June

Keystone crude flows down by 7 per cent HOUSTON, June 22 (Reuters) – TransCanada Corp on Wednesday cut its forecast for crude flows on its 590,000 barrel per day (b/d) Keystone Pipeline from Hardisty, Alberta to Patoka, Illinois and Cushing, Oklahoma for the remainder of June, according to a shipper notice seen by Reuters. Flows on […]

Cenovus Pelican Lake oil sands project evacuated due to wildfire

Cenovus Pelican Lake oil sands project evacuated due to wildfire

CNRL, Cenovus Pelican Lake oil sands staff evacuated By Nia Williams and Eric M. Johnson CALGARY, Alberta, June 8 (Reuters) – Oil sands producers Canadian Natural Resources Limited and Cenovus Energy shut projects and evacuated workers at Pelican Lake facilities in northern Alberta as wildfires threatened western Canadian output for the second time in a five […]

ConocoPhillips restarts production at Surmont oilsands project

ConocoPhillips restarts production at Surmont oilsands project

ConocoPhillips says minor wildfire damage to site CALGARY, Alberta, June 7 (Reuters) – ConocoPhillips has restarted production at its Surmont oil sands project, which had been shut down as a precaution due to a massive wildfire in northern Alberta, Conoco said in a statement on Tuesday. The company said there was very minor damage at the Surmont […]