Husky Energy Newswire

Husky Energy Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Husky Energy.

Results 1 - 20 of 3,087 in Husky Energy

  1. Western Canada Oil Spill Drenches Birds, Will Taint Drinking Water for Months to ComeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Common Dreams

    Wildlife rescuers clean a great blue heron soaked with oil from the Husky Energy pipeline spill. Despite a devastating pipeline leak that flooded the North Saskatchewan River with 200,000 liters of tar sands crude last Thursday, Husky Energy waited until Monday to shut down the leaking pipeline.

    Comment?

  2. More Saskatchewan towns take precautions in advance of oil slick's arrivalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Now Newspaper

    A precautionary boil-water advisory has been issued for Melfort and other nearby communities in east-central Saskatchewan as a plume of oil that leaked from a Husky Energy pipeline continues down the North Saskatchewan River. The advisory was to go into effect shortly after midnight this morning in advance of the spill's arrival, which could come today or possibly Wednesday.

    Comment?

  3. Three top stock picks from Leon Frazer's Ryan BushellRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... gas sector over the next 12 months and beyond. The company recently acquired a significant royalty package from Husky Energy that enhances their growth runway. The shares carry a 4.1-per-cent current yield with upside to that payout if commodity ...

    Comment?

  4. #YYC today: What you need to know in CalgaryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... yesterday that there will be 39 applications waiting for council when they return in September. Calgary-based Husky Energy is apologizing for an oil spill into the North Saskatchewan river. Husky estimates 200 to 250 cubic meters of oil were spilled ...

    Comment?

  5. PDWA issued for Melfort, Sask. region due to Husky Energy oil spillRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    A precautionary drinking water advisory was issued for Melfort and the surrounding area at 12:01 a.m. CT on Tuesday. Officials with the Water Security Agency say they plan to close the water intake at Codette and switch to an alternative source of water not affected by the oil spill.

    Comment?

  6. Emergency declared after Husky oil spillRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | UPI

    ... approached the district of Prince Albert," the city government said. Responders working with Canadian company Husky Energy are cleaning up after about 1,550 barrels of oil was released about a quarter mile from the banks of the North Saskatchewan ...

    Comment?

  7. Rural Prince Albert residents furious over lack of water shutdown noticeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... customers on Sunday. In light of a large oil slick moving downstream on the North Saskatchewan River after a Husky Energy pipeline leak on Thursday, Prince Albert officials shut down the water treatment plant intake to protect its water system from ...

    Comment?

  8. Husky shuts pipeline indefinitely after Saskatchewan oil spillRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Oil is seen on the North Saskatchewan river near Maidstone, Sask on Friday July 22, 2016. Husky Energy has said between 200,000 and 250,000 litres of crude oil and other material leaked into the river on Thursday from its pipeline.

    Comment?

  9. Five stories in the news today, July 26Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Journal

    A government official says communities affected by an oil spill in the North Saskatchewan River can expect precautionary drinking water measures to be in place for weeks or even months. Two cities downstream from the Husky Energy pipeline leak near Maidstone, Sask., have had to stop drawing water from the river -- North Battleford, which shut down its intake on Friday, and Prince Albert further downstream.

    Comment?

  10. Drinking water measures could be in place for months due to oil spillRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | MacLeans

    Two cities downstream from the Husky Energy pipeline leak into the North Saskatchewan River have stopped drawing water from the river Oil is seen on the North Saskatchewan river near Maidstone, Sask on Friday July 22, 2016. Husky Energy has said between 200,000 and 250,000 litres of crude oil and other material leaked into the river on Thursday from its pipeline.

    Comment?

  11. UPDATE 2-Husky shuts pipeline indefinitely after Canadian oil spillRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Reuters

    Husky Energy Inc has indefinitely closed a pipeline that leaked oil into a major Canadian river, a company official said on Monday, as the spill forced a second city to stop drawing drinking water. Heavy oil and diluent leaked from a 19-year-old pipeline in Husky's Saskatchewan Gathering System on Thursday, flowing into the North Saskatchewan River, which supplies water to several communities in the western Canadian province.

    Comment?

  12. Canadian Oil Spill Threatens Drinking WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    The water supply for communities in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan is threatened by an oil spill that dumped an estimated 66,000 gallons of heavy oil, along with natural gas used to dilute it, into a major river. The pipeline that broke is owned by Husky Energy Inc., the site of the last Thursday's leak is within 1,000 feet of the North Saskatchewan River.

    Comment?

  13. Second Saskatchewan city shuts down water intake after Husky pipeline leakRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Authorities say they have recovered at least 40% of the ~1,500 barrels of oil that leaked into the North Saskatchewan River last week from a Husky Energy pipeline, but the spill is still moving downstream and threatening the drinking water of riverside communities The city of Prince Albert is the second Saskatchewan city to shut down the intake at its water treatment plant, and its city council is meeting today to discuss drastic water conservation measures; the city of North Battleford shut off its water supply intakes on Friday.

    Comment?

  14. FSIN calls for seat on command centre dealing with Saskatchewan oil spillRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    The Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations says it needs to be a full participant in the response to the oil spill on the North Saskatchewan River . A leak on July 21 at the Husky Energy pipeline near Maidstone, Sask., spilled between 200,000 and 250,000 litres of crude oil and other material.

    Comment?

  15. Oil spill threatens Saskatchewan drinking waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | UPI

    With an oil spill threatening area water ways, provincial leaders in Saskatchewan said protecting drinking water supplies was the top priority. Responders working with Canadian company Husky Energy are cleaning up after about 1,550 barrels of oil was released about a quarter mile from the banks of the North Saskatchewan River.

    Comment?

  16. Saskatchewan city to extract water from another river due to oil spillRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    Oil is seen on the North Saskatchewan river near Maidstone, Sask on Friday July 22, 2016. Husky Energy has said between 200,000 and 250,000 litres of crude oil and other material leaked into the river on Thursday from its pipeline.

    Comment?

  17. Prince Albert building a 30 km pipeline to bring cleaner water into the cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    ... On Sunday, officials in Prince Albert updated residents on the state of the city's water situation after a Husky Energy oil pipeline leaked near Highway 21, about 300 metres from the North Saskatchewan River shore. The Ministry of Environment said ...

    Comment?

  18. Mandatory measures to conserve water in place as oil flows past North BattlefordRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | GlobalNews

    ... ter well. The pipeline break occurred near Maidstone on Thursday and resulted in an estimated 250,000 litres of Husky Energy oil leaching into the North Saskatchewan River.

    Comment?

  19. Oil spill: Sunday's updateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Prince Albert Daily Herald

    ... pertinent details: a About 250,000 litres of oil leached into the North Saskatchewan River from a broken Husky Energy pipeline near Maidstone, Sask. on Thursday, July 21. It flowed about 300 metres from the pipeline break to the river. a Five booms ...

    Comment?

  20. Prince Albert builds water pipeline while oil flows down North Saskatchewan RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | GlobalNews

    ... River following a spill upstream of between 200,000 and 250,000 litres of crude oil and other material at a Husky Energy pipeline near Maidstone, Sask., on Thursday. Prince Albert has a few days worth of water stored in reservoirs and has also been ...

    Comment?