Alberta raises oil quotas for August as rail exports grow, storage levels slip

The Alberta government says it will ease its oil production curtailment program by 25,000 barrels per day in August. The province is citing growing crude-by-rail capacity, declining oil inventory levels and improved efficiencies in export pipelines for the move. Last…

Crude by rail volumes fall as Calgary-based Imperial Oil cuts Alberta shipments

Crude-by-rail shipments from Western Canada fell in February to the lowest level since May of last year, according to Genscape. The U.S. company, which monitors rail terminals handling about 80 per cent of typical volumes from Western Canada, reports average…