http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil Cenovus CEO sees more Deep basin asset sales, but no full exit http://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/2/15/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. Cenovus reports fatality at Christina Lake oil sands site http://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/2/9/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 http://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/2/2/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. Total reports first oil at Alberta's Fort Hills project http://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/1/30/total-reports-first-oil-at-albertas-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. As crude rallies, Husky may emerge as top oil-sands stock pick http://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/1/15/as-crude-rallies-husky-may-emerge-as-top-oil-sands-stock-pick Husky Energy Inc., the best oil-sands stock last year, may emerge as a top pick for investors who are looking to capitalize on surging crude prices and already have shares of the largest Canadian producers. Canadian Shales: More wells in ‘18, but full recovery remains elusive http://www.worldoil.com/magazine/2018/january-2018/features/canadian-shales-more-wells-in-18-but-full-recovery-remains-elusive The winter drilling season in the diverse shale plays scattered throughout the western Canada sedimentary basin (WCSB), is shaping up to be the busiest in three years. Keystone pipeline springs leak as extension decision nears http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/17/keystone-pipeline-springs-leak-as-extension-decision-nears Days before Nebraska regulators are set to rule on TransCanada Corp.’s XL extension to its Keystone pipeline, the existing conduit has sprung a major leak. TransCanada's hurry up-and-wait Keystone XL status outweighs result http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/9/transcanadas-hurry-up-and-wait-keystone-xl-status-outweighs-result The company is awaiting a key approval from regulators in Nebraska on whether the long-delayed Keystone XL oil pipeline can proceed. That would be one of the last dominos to fall in an almost decade-long push to build a pipeline to bring more crude from Canada’s oil sands to U.S. Gulf Coast refineries. In the meantime, the company posted third-quarter results that met analysts’ estimates, and said it placed two smaller conduits into service. Oil-sands buyout spree paying off as acquisitions boost output http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/2/oil-sands-buyout-spree-paying-off-as-acquisitions-boost-output The acquisition spree that returned much of Alberta’s oil sands to Canadian hands is so far working out as the buyers projected, with results at Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. and Cenovus Energy Inc. beating expectations on the back of higher output and lower costs. Keystone champion named CEO at oil-sands giant Cenovus http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/10/30/keystone-champion-named-ceo-at-oil-sands-giant-cenovus Alex Pourbaix, a driving force behind TransCanada Corp.’s Keystone XL pipeline, has been named CEO at Cenovus Energy Inc., taking the reins as the company seeks to rebuild investor confidence following its $13.3-billion oil-sands buy earlier this year.