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The Oil Story – Moving the province’s oil via rail – Pt. 2

The allure of rail The aforementioned CAPP report identifies several beneficial reasons to transport crude oil by rail, aside from the “constrained pipeline capacity” situation that currently exists. Additional advantages include: Speed to market: Getting oil to the refinery more quickly means producers are paid sooner and refiners get feedstock…

Investing in the Future – Saskatchewan government helps build oil industry

“Build it and they will come” seems to be a motto that the Saskatchewan government is taking to heart, especially as it relates to the oil and gas producing industry. The province is the number two oil producer and number three gas producer in the country – which is impressive…

Accessing new markets ‘imperative’ to Canada, Monaco tells global energy roundtable

Securing new markets for its significant energy resources is an issue of “national importance” to Canada, Enbridge president and CEO Al Monaco told a global energy roundtable Tuesday in London. During a morning address to the Canada Europe Energy Summit at London’s Canada House, Monaco told his audience of more…