Canada

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of May 5, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including a Bakken deal between Oasis Petroleum and Diamondback Energy plus the sale of Hunt Oil’s Permian Basin asset in a transaction believed to be worth over $1 billion.

May 5, 2021

Exploration & Production

Suncor Delays Major Maintenance at Oil Sands Plant as COVID-19 Surges

The confirmation of the delay to maintenance on the U2 upgrader comes as infections have been surging in the Wood Buffalo region.

May 5, 2021

Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

Pipeline Ordered to Suspend Expansion to Protect Hummingbird

Canadian government cites the threat to nests of the migratory Anna’s Hummingbird in its order to suspend work on the Trans Mountain pipeline.

April 27, 2021

Infrastructure , Construction

Pembina Pauses Development of Ore. Jordan Cove LNG Plant

Canadian energy company asks court to put its case in abeyance as it assesses the status of state water permits.

April 26, 2021

International , Infrastructure , Health, Safety & Environment , Construction , Pipelines , System Integrity

Frustrated Canada Presses White House to Keep Line 5 Open

Canadians are pushing on several diplomatic fronts against Mich. Gov. Whitmer’s order to shut Enbridge’s Great Lakes oil pipeline.

April 26, 2021

Policy & Regulations , Construction , Pipelines

Michigan Regulator to Weigh Climate Impact of Enbridge’s Line 5 Pipeline

Michigan state regulators rejected calls to review Enbridge’s entire Line 5 pipeline, and said it would limit the scope of its review to the four-mile section being rehoused in an underwater tunnel.

April 22, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of April 21, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including a new JV formed by Vortus Investment Advisors to develop oil-rich assets in the Permian Basin in New Mexico’s Eddy County.

April 21, 2021

Shale Plays , Construction

Midstream Business Construction Projects: Permian Pipeliners Push Forward

From the effects of Keystone XL and President Joe Biden’s executive orders to updates on Permian Basin infrastructure, here’s a roundup of midstream construction projects across North America for November 2020 to March 2021.

April 20, 2021

International , Infrastructure , Pipelines

Canadian Lawmakers Call for Action from US, Canadian Leaders in Enbridge Pipeline Dispute

Michigan Gov. Whitmer has ordered Enbridge to shut Line 5 over leakage concerns.

April 16, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of April 14, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including a $312 million sale by Hess in the Bakken plus Saudi Aramco signs a $12.4 billion pipeline deal.

April 14, 2021