CN Rail strike, Keystone pipeline spill lead Alberta to extend oil curtailment levels

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted November 27, 2019 1:05 pm Updated November 27, 2019 1:06 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The Alberta government says it will leave its oil…

U.S. Congress wants review of Keystone pipeline in wake of North Dakota spill

Top U.S. House Democrats have called for a federal review of the Keystone pipeline and the agency that regulates it in the wake of 1.4-million-litre (383,000-gallon) spill in northeastern North Dakota, the latest of three spills along the line in…

Land affected by Keystone pipeline leak 10 times bigger than thought

A crude oil spill from the Keystone pipeline in eastern North Dakota has turned out to have affected almost 10 times the amount of land as first reported, a state regulator said Monday. North Dakota environmental scientist Bill Suess said…

Imperial ‘scurrying’ to ramp up crude-by-rail but uninterested in rail contracts

Imperial Oil Ltd. is “scurrying” to quickly ramp up crude-by-rail shipments from its Edmonton terminal to take advantage of improved profitability caused by the Keystone pipeline spill in North Dakota, CEO Rich Kruger said Tuesday. But the company has little…

Keystone pipeline back in service after North Dakota breach: company

The owner of the Keystone pipeline says the line has returned to service after a breach that leaked an estimated 1.4 million litres of oil in northeastern North Dakota late last month. TC Energy Corporation says the move follows the…

Keystone pipeline to remain closed until corrective action taken after North Dakota oil leak

Federal regulators in the United States have ordered the Keystone pipeline to remain shut down until its Calgary-based owner takes corrective action aimed at determining the cause of a breach that leaked an estimated 1.4 million litres (383,000 gallons) of…

Keystone XL pipeline opponents point to North Dakota spill to bolster their argument

Opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline in South Dakota were making their case against a handful of water permits this week in a process so contentious that it is being extended to additional meetings next month. Now, those opponents are…

Here’s how experts say the Keystone oil spill could impact Canadian oil, gas prices

On Thursday, an estimated 9,120 barrels of oil spilled from TC Energy Corp.’s Keystone’s crude pipeline near Edinburgh, North Dakota. Early estimates suggest 1.4 million litres of oil have spilled, affecting 2,090 square meters of land. READ MORE: Keystone pipeline…