WorldOil Investors bail on landlocked Canada oil as pipeline woes deepen Canada’s energy companies can’t get any love, even from many Canadians. Trinidad Drilling considers sale as Canadian EandP activity slumps Trinidad Drilling Ltd., which provides contract drilling services in North America and the Middle East, is considering selling itself as years of slumping drilling activity in Canada weighs on revenue. Cenovus CEO sees more Deep basin asset sales, but no full exit Cenovus Energy Inc. CEO Alex Pourbaix said the oil-sands producer will consider selling more of its holdings in Alberta’s Deep basin -- but not exiting the play entirely -- to speed up efforts to repair its balance sheet. Rail crunch leaves oil, wheat stranded out on Canada's prairies A shortage of rail cars in Canada is leaving grain and oil shipments stranded on the prairies, sending crude prices plummeting and leaving farmers in a cash crunch. Keystone XL on hold, TransCanada turns to natural gas system While TransCanada Corp. continues to weigh whether to build its long-delayed Keystone XL oil pipeline, the company announced another major expansion of its natural gas system in Alberta. East Canada’s Noia says more clarity required on new environmental assessment legislation Following its successful Annual General Meeting (AGM) held yesterday, the Newfoundland and Labrador Oil and Gas Industries Association, Noia, states the Association will continue to seek clarity on proposed environmental assessment legislation announced by the federal government on Feb. 8, 2018. Cenovus reports fatality at Christina Lake oil sands site Cenovus Energy Inc. is deeply saddened to report that there has been a fatality at the company’s Christina Lake oil sands site, which is located about 350 km northeast of Edmonton. Kinder pipeline battle spirals as Alberta halts power-deal talks Alberta is striking back at British Columbia after the neighboring Canadian province proposed restricting shipments of oil-sands crude in a bid to halt Kinder Morgan Inc.’s Trans Mountain project. East Canada’s NOIA says effective environmental assessment critical to offshore development With legislative changes imminent, the Newfoundland and Labrador Oil and Gas Industries Association, Noia, continues to advocate for renewed environmental assessment processes and calls on the federal government to designate the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB) as Responsible Authority (RA) for these assessments. Total reports first oil at Alberta's Fort Hills project Total announces that the Fort Hills oil sands project located in Alberta, Canada, 90 km north of Fort McMurray, has achieved first oil.