Oil Sands

Coal miners face similar export challenges as Alberta’s oil patch

The value of Alberta‚Äôs coal exports is rising as foreign demand for thermal coal increases More →

Energy companies have an opportunity to help in the southern Alberta flood devastation

Cenovus and Husky have already stepped in with $1 million each for Calgary and southern Alberta flood relief efforts More →

Alberta premier takes a conciliatory tone after Christy Clark wins B.C. election

With the future of west coast oil pipelines uncertain, is Alison Redford looking to mend a frayed relationship with B.C. premier? More →

Former Suncor, CNRL heavyweights join Penn West’s board

Rick George and Allan Markin appointed as chairman, vice-chairman of struggling producer More →

Suncor Energy and a powerful union lock horns over random drug testing in the oil sands

New drug program pits the right to privacy against the need for workplace safety More →

Upgrading employment to remain flat as oil sands boom continues in Alberta

Employment in the sector expected to grow by 70 per cent over the next decade More →

Super-sized, 780-tonne oil sands vessel hits Highway 63

The Alberta government issued 16,300 permits to heavy haulers shipping over-sized freight through the province More →