Cold Lake Newswire (Page 9)

Cold Lake Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Canada's crude oil production fell in May to lowest level in almost 2 years, Barclays saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | CBC News

    ... turnarounds at upgraders, which has taken even more oil out of the usual flow. On May 23, a wildfire near Cold Lake in Alberta shut down an estimated 233,000 barrels a day of production from Cenovus Energy's Foster Creek project and Canadian Natural ...

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  2. Alberta oil sands companies prepare to return as fire easesRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2015 | World Oil

    ... project once a government team assesses potential hazards, the company said on its website. A wildfire on the Cold Lake Air Weapons Range has burned more than a week, prompting the shutdown of about 230,000 bpd of oil sands output. The wildfire's ...

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  3. Conoco's Surmont Alberta oil sands expansion begins operationsRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2015 | Reuters

    ... sands to begin production despite weak oil prices, including Imperial Oil Ltd's recent 40,000 bpd expansion of its Cold Lake oil sands project, which began initial production earlier this year. Output from Canada's oil sands region, the world's ...

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  4. Q & A: Advice for Solo Women TravellersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Verge Magazine

    ... Jessica has travelled to more than 30 countries, her favorite place to throw down her bag is still her hometown of Cold Lake, Alberta.

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  5. Only five wildfires remain out of control in Alberta; 36 others containedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    ... - at the time, she added. Horne said two fires in the Lac La Biche area - one of them about 40 kilometres north of Cold Lake, the other 18 kilometres north of Conklin - remain out of control despite a bit of rain over the weekend. "Crews are still ...

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  6. Tension high in Alberta oilsands region as wildfires cause evacuationsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Vancouver Sun

    In the middle of the night on May 23, at Cenovus Energy Inc.'s remote Foster Creek oilsands project near Cold Lake, Alta., managers woke up approximately 1,700 workers to the news that they were being evacuated. About 30 kilometres from their sleeping quarters, an out-of-control fire was burning its way through the northern Alberta forest and threatening to close the site's only road into the facility, which produced 68,000 barrels of oil per day in the first quarter.

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  7. Provincewide fire ban lifted, but wildfires still blaze in northern AlbertaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    ... of the province, the wet weather has not reduced the wildfire hazard in northern Alberta. The largest fire near Cold Lake remains out of control and has grown since Thursday from to 25,000 hectares from 20,000. However, Long said the fire does not ...

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  8. Cenovus evacuates staff ahead of fireRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | Petroleum News

    Cenovus Energy Inc. said May 25 that it has temporarily shut down its Foster Creek oil sands and Athabasca natural gas operations as a precaution because of a forest fire on the Cold Lake Air Weapons Range in northeastern Alberta. The company said staff had been safely evacuated.

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  9. Alberta Wildfires Burn for 6th Day, 10% of Oil Sands Crude OfflineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Insurance Journal West

    ... day of crude production, around 10 percent of total oil sands output. The biggest fire, on the Canadian military's Cold Lake Air Weapons Range, had grown in size to 20,000 hectares (49,000 acres) from 17,000 hectares on Wednesday. That blaze has ...

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  10. Alberta Fire Threat Grows as It Moves Near Oil SitesRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | The Washington Post

    The Cold Lake Air Weapons Range blaze is spreading in the direction of oil and natural gas operations and threatens plants run by Canadian Natural and Cenovus Energy Inc., Scott Long, an executive director at the Alberta Emergency Management Agency, said in a news conference Wednesday. Firefighters put in containment and protection guards to keep it from getting closer, he said.

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  11. Cooler weather helping Alberta wildfire crews but situation still severeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Brandon Sun

    ... facilities operated by Cenovus Energy and Canadian Natural Resources were holding. Long said the fire in the Cold Lake region had grown to 200-square kilometres in size, with flames about 40 kilometres north of the community. "Right now the biggest, ...

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  12. Forty-two wildfires burning across the province; help arriving from across CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    ... the entire Edmonton zone for the coming days. The largest fire of most concern is burning 40 kilometres north of Cold Lake, Alberta Emergency Management Agency official Scott Long told media Thursday. Long said that though cooler weather and some ...

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  13. Rain, cooler weather welcomed by Alberta crews battling wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | GlobalNews

    ... shield facilities operated by Cenovus Energy and Canadian Natural Resources are holding. Long says the fire in the Cold Lake region had grown to 200-square kilometres in size, with flames about 40 kilometres north of the community. Earlier this ...

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  14. Forty-five wildfires burning across the province; more firefighters arriving from across CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    Two fires of major concern, one north of Cold Lake and the other north of Conklin, have both grown in size and are out of control. The fire in Cold Lake is now 20,000 hectares, 3,000 hectares larger than it was on Wednesday.

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  15. Wabasca wildfire under control, Alberta fire outlook remains grimRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | CBC News

    A wildfire burns on the Cold Lake Air Weapons Range in northeastern Alberta earlier this week. On Tuesday the province allowed 5,000 residents to begin returning home to the northern Alberta communities of Wabasca and Bigstone Cree First Nation.

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  16. Alberta fires threaten oil installationsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | UPI

    ... a late Wednesday statement. Both facilities, however, remain shut down as a precautionary measure. Located on the Cold Lake Air Weapons Range, the company evacuated staff from the plants during the weekend. "People who were previously under a ...

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  17. Alberta fire threat grows as blaze moves toward oil facilitiesRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | World Oil

    Northern Alberta firefighters are battling a wildfire that has moved within 5 km of Cenovus Energy Inc's oil sands operations. The Cold Lake Air Weapons Range blaze is spreading in the direction of oil and gas operations and threatens plants run by Cenovus and Canadian Natural Resources Ltd., Scott Long, an executive Director at the Alberta Emergency Management Agency, said in a press conference Wednesday.

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  18. All Alberta evacuation orders lifted; 15 wildfires still burning out of controlRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    ... are still burning out of control, including one that has been creeping toward oil and gas infrastructure near Cold Lake, Scott Long from the Alberta Emergency Management Agency told a news conference. "There's no rain, that's the biggest concern ...

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  19. Canada wildfires rage on, intensify near oil sands sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | AlertNet

    ... oil sands output. Scott Long of the Alberta Emergency Management Agency said the fire on the Canadian military's Cold Lake Air Weapons Range (CLAWR), near the oil sands projects, was still out of control even though 250 firefighters were battling to ...

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  20. Thousands allowed to return home after Alta. wildfire evacuationsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | The London Free Press

    ... $1 billion in damages and 700 people were left homeless. But another wildfire raging on the Canadian military's Cold Lake Air Weapons Range, close to two major oil sands projects, grew to 17,000 hectares on Wednesday. Cenovus Energy Inc. and ...

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