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British Columbia challenges Alberta wine ban in oil row

VANCOUVER, Feb 19 (Reuters) - British Columbia said on Monday that it will formally challenge a ban of its wine by Alberta under Canada's national free-trade pact, as a battle between the two provinces over a crude oil pipeline expansion project rages on.

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Couple who lost home in wildfire wins million-dollar lotto

Bill Pendergast has spent the last two years rebuilding his home, which burnt down when a wildfire raged through Fort McMurray, Alberta. Now, he is $1 million richer and able to finish restoring his family home thanks to the Atlantic Lotto.

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Canada province sets task force in oil versus wine trade battle

VANCOUVER, Feb 9 (Reuters) - Canada's oil-rich province of Alberta ramped up its fight with western neighbor British Columbia over a crude oil pipeline expansion on Friday, announcing a task force to prepare new retaliatory measures in the trade battle. * British Columbia last week provoked the ire from Alberta when it said it would restrict increased oil shipments through the province, a move seen as an attack on Kinder Morgan Canada's Trans Mountain pipeline expansion pro

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INSIGHT-Why Canada is the next frontier for shale oil

CALGARY, Alberta, Jan 29 (Reuters) - The revolution in U.S. shale oil has battered Canada's energy industry in recent years, ending two decades of rapid expansion and job creation in the nation's vast oil sands.

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UPDATE 1-Husky ordered to halt SeaRose operation after iceberg close call

CALGARY, Alberta, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Canadian regulators on Wednesday ordered Husky Energy to suspend operations on its 27,000-barrel-per-day SeaRose floating production vessel off the coast of eastern Canada after an iceberg came too close to the facility in March 2017.

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Husky ordered to halt Atlantic Canada operations after iceberg close call

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - Canadian regulators on Wednesday ordered Husky Energy to suspend operations on its 27,000-barrel-per-day SeaRose floating production vessel off the coast of eastern Canada after an iceberg came too close to the facility in March 2017.

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BRIEF-Razor Energy Corp Announces Increased Term Loan Facility

* RAZOR ENERGY CORP. ANNOUNCES CONSOLIDATION ACQUISITION IN THE KAYBOB AREA OF WEST CENTRAL ALBERTA AND INCREASED TERM LOAN FACILITY

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Oil hovers near three-year high despite rising U.S. output

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - Oil hovered near a three-year high above $70 a barrel on Monday on signs that production cuts by OPEC and Russia are tightening supplies, although analysts warned of a "red flag" due to surging U.S. production.

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Oil hovers around $70, clouded by rise in U.S. output

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - Oil hovered near a three-year high above $70 a barrel on Monday on signs that production cuts by OPEC and Russia are tightening supplies, although analysts warned of "red flags" due to surging U.S. production.

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Suncor says oil sands base plant returning to operations after power outage

* Suncor Energy experienced process upset at oil sands base plant in northern Alberta due to temporary power loss - company spokeswoman

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Canada scales back New Year's Eve party due to extreme cold

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - Bitterly cold conditions have prompted authorities across Canada to issue extreme weather alerts, including one in the nation's capital Ottawa, where the government scaled back a New Year's Eve party and moved a hockey tournament indoors.

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U.S. crude ends year above $60 on strong global oil demand

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - U.S. oil prices closed above $60 a barrel on the final trading day of the year, the first time since mid-2015, as the commodity ended 2017 with a 12 percent gain spurred by strong demand and declining global inventories.

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Oil up at year end, U.S. crude hits highest since mid-2015

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - U.S. oil prices rose above $60 a barrel on the final trading day of the year, touching their highest since mid-2015, as an unexpected fall in American output and a decline in commercial crude inventories stoked buying in generally thin trading.

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UPDATE 1-Potash Corp, Agrium win final approval to merge, forming Nutrien

WASHINGTON/CALGARY, Alberta, Dec 27 (Reuters) - Potash Corp of Saskatchewan Inc and Agrium Inc have received final regulatory clearance to merge, forming a new company to be known as Nutrien, the two firms said on Wednesday.

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Alpine skiing: Vonn's stock is sky high in the risk business

LAKE LOUISE, Alberta (Reuters) - The downhill is very much a high risk, high reward business and American speed queen Lindsey Vonn was reminded again of the price you pay for success on the alpine World Cup ski circuit.

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Kinder Morgan Canada wins Trans Mountain pipe expansion appeal

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - Canada's energy regulator ruled on Thursday in favor of Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd's appeal to sidestep some municipal permits for its Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, a major victory for the C$7.4 billion ($5.8 billion) project.

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UPDATE 2-Kinder Morgan Canada wins Trans Mountain pipe expansion appeal

CALGARY, Alberta, Dec 7 (Reuters) - Canada's energy regulator ruled on Thursday in favor of Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd's appeal to sidestep some municipal permits for its Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, a major victory for the C$7.4 billion ($5.8 billion) project.

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Kinder Morgan Canada wins appeal on Trans Mountain expansion

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - Canada's energy regulator ruled on Thursday in favor of Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd in its appeal seeking to sidestep some municipal permits needed for the company's C$7.4 billion ($5.8 billion) Trans Mountain pipeline expansion.

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UPDATE 1-Kinder Morgan Canada wins appeal on Trans Mountain expansion

CALGARY, Alberta, Dec 7 (Reuters) - Canada's energy regulator ruled on Thursday in favor of Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd in its appeal seeking to sidestep some municipal permits needed for the company's C$7.4 billion ($5.8 billion) Trans Mountain pipeline expansion.

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UPDATE 2-Enbridge restarts Great Lakes Line 5 pipeline after weather conditions improve

CALGARY, Alberta, Dec 5 (Reuters) - Enbridge Inc said it restarted its Line 5 oil pipeline across the Straits of Mackinac in North America's Great Lakes on Tuesday after it was shut due to bad weather.

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UPDATE 1-Enbridge halts Great Lakes Line 5 pipeline due to bad weather

CALGARY, Alberta, Dec 5 (Reuters) - Enbridge Inc temporarily shut down its Line 5 oil pipeline across the Straits of Mackinac in North America's Great Lakes on Tuesday, due to high winds and nine-foot (3 meter) high waves, according to the Michigan Agency for Energy (MAE).

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UPDATE 1-Kinder Morgan warns pipeline expansion could be further delayed

VANCOUVER/CALGARY, Alberta, Dec 4 (Reuters) - Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd said on Monday the start-up of its Trans Mountain pipeline expansion could be delayed past September 2020 if it is unable to get more clarity around permitting and the judicial process by early next year.

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U.S. regulator raises concerns about weights on energy pipelines

CALGARY, Alberta/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. regulator's preliminary investigation into the biggest oil pipeline spill this year has raised a red flag that could trigger an extensive and costly inspection of tens of thousands of miles of underground energy lines.

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Alpine skiing: Huetter wins in Lake Louise as Vonn crashes

LAKE LOUISE, Alberta (Reuters) - Austria's Cornelia Huetter won the women's downhill at Lake Louise on Friday after American favorite Lindsey Vonn crashed out of the World Cup event. Huetter claimed her second World Cup victory by posting a time of one minute 48.53 seconds to edge Liechtenstein's Tina Weirather (1:48.62). American Mikaela Shiffrin took third in 1:48.83.

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Alpine skiing: Vonn second fastest in downhill training

LAKE LOUISE, Alberta (Reuters) - Lindsey Vonn signaled her intentions to chase the all-time mark for World Cup race wins by posting the second fastest time in the final women's downhill training session in Lake Louise on Thursday.

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Enbridge shares climb after company announces $2.3 billion in asset sales

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - Enbridge Inc shares jumped as much as 6.2 percent on Thursday after North America's largest energy infrastructure company announced plans to sell C$3 billion ($2.3 billion) of noncore assets to focus on its central business.

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UPDATE 2-Canada backs Kinder Morgan pipeline appeal as related hearings start

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov 29 (Reuters) - Canada's federal government on Wednesday backed Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd's second appeal to the country's energy regulator over local permits for its planned Trans Mountain oil pipeline expansion, as related public hearings began.

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Canada says it supports Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain appeal

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov 29 (Reuters) - Canada's federal government said on Wednesday it supports Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd's second appeal to the country’s energy regulator over local permits for its planned Trans Mountain oil pipeline expansion project.

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BRIEF-Gemini restructures leadership and operations

* TO ‍RESTRUCTURE ITS ALBERTA OPERATIONS TO RESTORE PROFITABILITY BY FOCUSING ON FIELD OPERATIONS​

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Alpine skiing: Vonn eighth fastest in downhill training

(Reuters) - American Lindsey Vonn had the eighth fastest time in the first women's downhill training in Lake Louise, Alberta on Tuesday where later this week she hopes to inch closer to the all-time mark for World Cup race wins.

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TransCanada engages Nebraska landowners on new Keystone XL route

Calgary, Alberta/TORONTO (Reuters) - TransCanada Corp has started engaging landowners on a new route for its Keystone XL pipeline approved by the state of Nebraska, the company said on Tuesday, exploring the costlier path as it mulls a final decision on the expansion project mooted nearly a decade ago.

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UPDATE 3-TransCanada engages Nebraska landowners on new Keystone XL route

Calgary, Alberta/TORONTO, Nov 28 (Reuters) - TransCanada Corp has started engaging landowners on a new route for its Keystone XL pipeline approved by the state of Nebraska, the company said on Tuesday, exploring the costlier path as it mulls a final decision on the expansion project mooted nearly a decade ago.

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TransCanada to restart Keystone pipeline on Tuesday

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - The Keystone crude oil pipeline will restart at reduced pressure on Tuesday, TransCanada Corp said, nearly two weeks after closing the line after it leaked 5,000 barrels of crude in rural South Dakota.

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UPDATE 2-TransCanada to restart Keystone pipeline on Tuesday

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov 27 (Reuters) - The Keystone crude oil pipeline will restart at reduced pressure on Tuesday, TransCanada Corp said, nearly two weeks after closing the line after it leaked 5,000 barrels of crude in rural South Dakota.

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TransCanada to restart Keystone pipeline on Nov. 28

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - TransCanada Corp will restart its Keystone crude oil pipeline at reduced pressure on Tuesday after getting approval from U.S. regulators, the company said on Monday.

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UPDATE 1-TransCanada to restart Keystone pipeline on Nov. 28

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov 27 (Reuters) - TransCanada Corp will restart its Keystone crude oil pipeline at reduced pressure on Tuesday after getting approval from U.S. regulators, the company said on Monday.

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TransCanada excavates damaged part of leaked pipeline: South Dakota official

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - TransCanada Corp is making progress on cleaning up a 5,000-barrel oil spill from its Keystone pipeline in South Dakota, where a state official said on Monday the company has excavated the damaged section of pipeline.

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TransCanada excavates damaged part of leaked pipeline -S. Dakota official

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov 27 (Reuters) - TransCanada Corp is making progress on cleaning up a 5,000-barrel oil spill from its Keystone pipeline in South Dakota, where a state official said on Monday the company has excavated the damaged section of pipeline.

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TransCanada 'cautiously optimistic' after Nebraska decision - Alberta premier

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov 22 (Reuters) - TransCanada Corp is "cautiously optimistic" about the chances of its Keystone XL pipeline after the state of Nebraska denied the company's preferred route, the leader of the oil producing province of Alberta said on Wednesday.

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Shareholders urge TransCanada to back Keystone XL despite risk

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - TransCanada Corp should push ahead with an $8 billion Keystone XL pipeline expansion after the state of Nebraska on Monday approved a route that would raise the cost of the controversial project, some shareholders said.

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Nebraska clears path for Keystone XL pipeline, challenges remain

LINCOLN, Neb./CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - Nebraska regulators approved a route for TransCanada Corp's Keystone XL pipeline through the state on Monday, removing a big regulatory obstacle for the long-delayed project backed by President Donald Trump, but leaving its future shrouded in legal and market uncertainty.

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UPDATE 7-Nebraska clears path for Keystone XL pipeline, challenges remain

LINCOLN, Neb./CALGARY, Alberta, Nov 20 (Reuters) - Nebraska regulators approved a route for TransCanada Corp's Keystone XL pipeline through the state on Monday, removing a big regulatory obstacle for the long-delayed project backed by President Donald Trump, but leaving its future shrouded in legal and market uncertainty.

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Nebraska clears path for Keystone XL pipeline, in boost for Trump

LINCOLN, Neb./CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - Nebraska regulators approved a route for TransCanada Corp's Keystone XL pipeline through the state on Monday, lifting the last big regulatory obstacle for the long-delayed project that U.S. President Donald Trump wants built.

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UPDATE 5-Nebraska clears path for Keystone XL pipeline, in boost for Trump

LINCOLN, Neb./CALGARY, Alberta, Nov 20 (Reuters) - Nebraska regulators approved a route for TransCanada Corp's Keystone XL pipeline through the state on Monday, lifting the last big regulatory obstacle for the long-delayed project that U.S. President Donald Trump wants built.

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In win for Trump, Nebraska approves Keystone XL pipeline route

LINCOLN, Nebraska/CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - Nebraska regulators approved a route for TransCanada Corp's Keystone XL pipeline through the state on Monday, lifting the last big regulatory obstacle for the long-delayed project that U.S. President Donald Trump wants built.

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UPDATE 4-In win for Trump, Nebraska approves Keystone XL pipeline route

LINCOLN, Nebraska/CALGARY, Alberta, Nov 20 (Reuters) - N ebraska regulators approved a route for TransCanada Corp's Keystone XL pipeline through the state on Monday, lifting the last big regulatory obstacle for the long-delayed project that U.S. President Donald Trump wants built.

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Keystone pipeline spill pushes oil higher, fuels TransCanada opponents

CALGARY, Alberta/LINCOLN, Neb. (Reuters) - A major oil spill on the Keystone pipeline in South Dakota helped push U.S. crude prices higher on Friday, while fueling opposition to another pipeline project by owner TransCanada Corp that faces a crunch decision in Nebraska next week.

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UPDATE 3-Keystone pipeline spill pushes oil higher, fuels TransCanada opponents

CALGARY, Alberta/LINCOLN, Neb., Nov 17 (Reuters) - A major oil spill on the Keystone pipeline in South Dakota helped push U.S. crude prices higher on Friday, while fueling opposition to another pipeline project by owner TransCanada Corp that faces a crunch decision in Nebraska next week.

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South Dakota pipeline spill will take months to clean up

CALGARY, Alberta/LINCOLN, Nebraska (Reuters) - The crude oil spill on the Keystone pipeline in South Dakota will take months to clean up, a state official said on Friday, just days before Nebraska was due to decide on another pipeline project by the owner, TransCanada Corp.

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UPDATE 2-South Dakota pipeline spill will take months to clean up

CALGARY, Alberta/LINCOLN, Nebraska, Nov 17 (Reuters) - The crude oil spill on the Keystone pipeline in South Dakota will take months to clean up, a state official said on Friday, just days before Nebraska was due to decide on another pipeline project by the owner, TransCanada Corp.

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No date set yet for Keystone pipeline restart - TransCanada spokesman

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov 17 (Reuters) - No date has been set yet for a restart of TransCanada Corp's Keystone pipeline, which was shut down on Thursday after a 5,000-barrel crude oil leak in South Dakota, a company spokesman said on Friday.

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South Dakota pipeline spill hits TransCanada shares, Canada crude price

CALGARY, Alberta/LINCOLN, Nebraska (Reuters) - Canadian heavy crude prices and TransCanada Corp shares slid on Friday, the day after the Keystone pipeline spilled 5,000 barrels of oil in South Dakota as officials in Nebraska mulled whether to approve another pipeline proposed by the company.

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UPDATE 1-South Dakota pipeline spill hits TransCanada shares, Canada crude price

CALGARY, Alberta/LINCOLN, Nebraska Nov 17 (Reuters) - C anadian heavy crude prices and TransCanada Corp shares slid on Friday, the day after the Keystone pipeline spilled 5,000 barrels of oil in South Dakota as officials in Nebraska mulled whether to approve another pipeline proposed by the company.

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UPDATE 2-Keystone oil pipeline leaks in S.Dakota, as Nebraska weighs XL

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov 16 (Reuters) - TransCanada Corp shut part of its Keystone oil pipeline system after a 5,000-barrel leak in South Dakota, the company said on Thursday, four days before neighboring Nebraska was set to decide on the company's long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline.

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BRIEF-Chartwell Retirement Residences to acquire 5 retirement residences in Alberta

* Chartwell agrees to acquire five retirement residences in Alberta

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Kinder Morgan appeals to Canada regulator over Trans Mountain pipeline

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd has appealed again to the country's energy regulator, asking it to set up a process to resolve potential disagreements with provincial or municipal governments over its planned Trans Mountain oil pipeline expansion project.

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UPDATE 1-Canadian Pacific eyeing signs of life in crude by rail shipments

MONTREAL/CALGARY, Alberta, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd sees shipments of crude by rail "coming alive a little bit," Chief Marketing Officer John Brooks said on Tuesday, signaling a pickup in a business that had been hurt by low energy prices and competition from pipelines.

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Regulator denies Kinder Morgan Canada's timeline for appeal review

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov 7 (Reuters) - Canada's National Energy Board said on Tuesday it will take until at least Dec. 4 to review Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd's request to sidestep some municipal permits for its Trans Mountain oil pipeline expansion.

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UPDATE 1-Gibson Energy lays off staff across Canadian operations

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov 2 (Reuters) - Canadian oil and gas infrastructure company Gibson Energy laid off staff across its Canadian operations on Thursday, according to a company spokeswoman who declined to provide exact numbers.

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UPDATE 3-Enbridge weighing opportunities from potential Capline reversal

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov 2 (Reuters) - Canada's Enbridge Inc is eyeing opportunities to expand its pipeline network if the proposed Capline pipeline reversal goes ahead, providing access to the eastern Gulf Coast refining market for Canadian oil, the company said on Thursday.

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BRIEF-TransCanada presses Alberta to buy Keystone capacity - Bloomberg

* Transcanada Corp is pressing the Alberta government to buy capacity in its Keystone XL pipeline - Bloomberg, citing sources Source text : https://bloom.bg/2z8EXm2 Further company coverage:

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Canada oil, gas drilling to pick up in 2018: industry body

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - Canadian oil and gas drilling activity will climb 5 percent in 2018 as a gradual uptick in crude prices gives rise to cautious optimism among producers, an industry body forecast on Tuesday.

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UPDATE 2-Kinder Morgan Canada appeals to regulator after permit failure

CALGARY, Alberta, Oct 26 (Reuters) - Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd said Thursday that it has been unable to gain permits from the coastal city of Burnaby, British Columbia, for its Trans Mountain pipeline expansion and is appealing to the national regulator for construction approval.

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Kinder Morgan Canada appeals to regulator after permit failure

CALGARY, Alberta, Oct 26 (Reuters) - Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd has been unsuccessful in obtaining permits from the coastal city of Burnaby, British Columbia, for its Trans Mountain pipeline expansion and is seeking regulatory intervention, the company said in a statement on Thursday.

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UPDATE 1-Suncor says makes progress in oil sands project dispute with Total

CALGARY, Alberta, Oct 26 (Reuters) - Suncor Energy, Canada's second-largest energy producer, said on Thursday it has made progress in resolving a commercial dispute with joint venture partner Total SA over funding for the new Fort Hills oil sands mining project.

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UPDATE 2-Husky Energy profit beats estimates, capital spending trimmed

CALGARY, Alberta, Oct 26 (Reuters) - Canadian oil and gas producer Husky Energy Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday amid higher production and oil prices, and further cut its capital budget for 2017.

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Suncor reports better-than-expected third quarter profit

CALGARY, Alberta, Oct 25 (Reuters) - Suncor Energy Inc , Canada's second-largest energy producer, reported a higher-than-expected third-quarter profit on Wednesday due to record oil sands production and strong refinery output.

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Arctic sea ice may be declining faster than expected: study

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - Arctic sea ice may be thinning faster than predicted because salty snow on the surface of the ice skews the accuracy of satellite measurements, a new study from the University of Calgary said on Tuesday.

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CN train derails in Alberta, releases small amount of crude

TORONTO, Oct 22 (Reuters) - A Canadian National Railway Co train derailed on Sunday afternoon in the western province of Alberta, spilling a small amount of crude and prompting the temporary evacuation of 46 homes as a precautionary measure, local authorities said.

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BRIEF-Titanium signs contribution agreement with Emissions Reduction Alberta

* Titanium announces signing contribution agreement with Emissions Reduction Alberta ("era") for engineering design project at canadian natural's horizon site

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UPDATE 2-Kinder Morgan Canada says pipe expansion delay possible; profit rises

CALGARY, Alberta, Oct 18 (Reuters) - Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd's Trans Mountain pipeline expansion has seen construction delays and its December 2019 operational start date could be pushed back, the company said on Wednesday as it released earnings that slightly missed analyst forecasts.

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UPDATE 1-Inter Pipeline's Mid Saskatchewan pipeline loses power due to storms

CALGARY, Alberta, Oct 18 (Reuters) - Inter Pipeline Ltd's 82,000 barrel per day Mid Saskatchewan crude oil pipeline has lost power following stormy weather in western Canada, a company spokeswoman said on Wednesday.

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Kinder Morgan Canada pipe project hearings end, fate in balance

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - A Canadian court wrapped up a final hearing on Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd's Trans Mountain crude oil pipeline expansion on Friday, a two-week proceeding that marks a major hurdle for the embattled project.

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REFILE-Weak Alberta gas prices to hurt producer, provincial revenues

CALGARY, Alberta, Oct 13 (Reuters) - Western Canadian natural gas prices have been stuck at historically weak levels since summer due to prolonged pipeline maintenance, which will hurt producers' quarterly profits and royalties paid to the cash-strapped province of Alberta.

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CORRECTED-Petronas' Canadian unit to look at other LNG opportunities -exec

CALGARY, Alberta, Oct 11 (Reuters) - Progress Energy, a wholly-owned unit of Malaysia's Petronas, will look at other liquefied natural gas opportunities as a way to monetize its Canadian gas assets after Petronas scrapped a $29 billion LNG project this year, a company executive said on Wednesday.

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Petronas' Canadian unit to look at other LNG opportunities -exec

CALGARY, Alberta, Oct 11 (Reuters) - Progress Energy, a wholly-owned unit of Malaysia's Petronas, will look at other liquefied natural gas opportunities as a way to monetize its Canadian gas assets after Petronas scrapped a $29 billion LNG project this year, a company executive said on Wednesday.

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Kinder Morgan Canada kills request linked to Trans Mountain pipeline

CALGARY, Alberta, Oct 6 (Reuters) - Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd on Friday withdrew its request to install anti-fish-spawning mats in construction areas for its embattled Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, potentially delaying the C$7.4-billion ($5.91-billion) project.

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Facing tougher regulations, TransCanada scraps $12 billion oil pipeline

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - TransCanada Corp abandoned its C$15.7 billion ($12.52 billion) cross-country Energy East pipeline on Thursday amid mounting regulatory hurdles, dealing a blow to the country's oil export ambitions.

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TransCanada abandons $12 billion pipeline project after green push

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - TransCanada Corp abandoned construction of its Energy East pipeline on Thursday, taking a C$1 billion ($798 million) non-cash charge and handing environmental groups a major victory in efforts to hamper Canadian oil development.

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BRIEF-‍Telus says services restored throughout southeastern Alberta

* ‍Telus says restored all services after power outages caused by winter storm disrupted some wireless and home services in region​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Bail delayed for Somali immigrant charged in Canada attack

EDMONTON, Alberta (Reuters) - A Canadian court delayed a bail hearing on Tuesday for a Somali immigrant accused of a weekend vehicle and knife attack that injured five people, to give prosecutors more time to hand over evidence.

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Canadian Natural assessing duration of ongoing oil sands turnaround

CALGARY, Alberta, Oct 3 (Reuters) - Canadian Natural Resources Ltd will know in the next couple of weeks whether there will be any changes to the original 45 days of planned maintenance at its Horizon oil sands project, a spokeswoman said on Tuesday.

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CANADA STOCKS-TSX edges up with help from resource, financial shares

OTTAWA, Oct 3 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index opened slightly higher on Tuesday as gains in the resource and financial sectors offset a decline in shares of TMX Group after Scotia Capital and Alberta Investment Management said they would cut their stake in the company.

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BRIEF-Telus services down in some Southeastern Alberta communities

* Telus services down in some Southeastern Alberta communities due to power loss caused by winter storm

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Canada review of Trans Mountain pipeline flawed, lawyers argue

VANCOUVER/CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - Canada failed in its duty to consult First Nations and other groups on the Trans Mountain oil pipeline expansion, and therefore the approval of the C$7.4 billion ($5.9 billion) project must be overturned, lawyers for project opponents argued at the launch of a judicial review on Monday.

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UPDATE 1-Canada review of Trans Mountain pipeline flawed, lawyers argue

VANCOUVER/CALGARY, Alberta, Oct 2 (Reuters) - Canada failed in its duty to consult First Nations and other groups on the Trans Mountain oil pipeline expansion, and therefore the approval of the C$7.4 billion ($5.9 billion) project must be overturned, lawyers for project opponents argued at the launch of a judicial review on Monday.

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Lawsuit against Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion starts in Canada

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - A Canadian judicial review that could overturn the federal approval of Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd's Trans Mountain pipeline expansion will begin on Monday in Vancouver.

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Somali refugee faces terror charges in Canada stabbing, car attacks

EDMONTON, Alberta (Reuters) - A Somali refugee who had been on a watch list over extremist views faced five counts of attempted murder and terror charges on Sunday after Canadian police said he stabbed a police officer and ran down four pedestrians with a car in Edmonton, Alberta.

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Canada police charge Somali refugee in Edmonton stabbing, car attacks

EDMONTON, Alberta (Reuters) - Canadian police charged a Somali refugee with five counts of attempted murder on Sunday after they said he stabbed a police officer and ran down several pedestrians with a car in Edmonton, Alberta, in what officials called an act of terrorism.

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Kinder Morgan Canada complies with order to stop some pipe work

CALGARY, Alberta, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd has complied with an order by the country's National Energy Board (NEB) to stop some work on its Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, the regulator said on Thursday.

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Cenovus Energy files for $7.5 billion mixed shelf offering

CALGARY, Alberta, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Canadian oil and gas producer Cenovus Energy filed a mixed shelf offering for $7.5 billion with Canada and U.S. regulators on Thursday, although the company said it currently has no plans to issue more debt or equity.

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BRIEF-Titanium Corp announces ‍deadline imposed by Emissions Reduction Alberta for co's project

* Titanium corp - ‍deadline imposed by emissions reduction alberta for confirmation that all other sources of funding are secured for co's project is sept 29​‍​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 806 749 1136)

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UPDATE 1-Kinder Morgan Canada ordered to stop some work on pipeline expansion

CALGARY, Alberta, Sept 26 (Reuters) - Canada's energy regulator has ordered Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd to stop some work on its Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, after a public company blog post showed it had been conducting activities that had "not yet been approved."

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Kinder Morgan Canada ordered to stop some work on pipeline expansion

CALGARY, Alberta, Sept 26 (Reuters) - Canada's energy regulator has ordered Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd to stop some work on its Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, after a public company blog post showed it had been conducting activities that had "not yet been approved."

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Canada's Cenovus sells Suffield for $416 mln to International Petroleum

CALGARY, Alberta, Sept 25 (Reuters) - Canada's Cenovus Energy Inc has reached an agreement to sell its Suffield oil and gas assets for C$512 million ($416 million) to International Petroleum Corp, striking its second deal this month as it pushes ahead with its debt reduction plan.

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UPDATE 1-More than 120 birds dead at Suncor-owned Canada oil sands mine

CALGARY, Alberta, Sept 19 (Reuters) - More than 120 birds in Canada's oil heartland of Alberta were killed after getting caught in a pond of oil sands byproducts operated by the country's largest producer, Suncor Energy Inc, the local regulator said on Tuesday.

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More than 120 birds dead at Suncor-owned Canada oil sands mine

CALGARY, Alberta, Sept 19 (Reuters) - More than 120 birds in Canada's oil heartland of Alberta were killed after getting caught in a pond of oil sands byproducts operated by the country's largest producer Suncor Energy Inc, the local regulator said on Tuesday.

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A ‘Quest for Justice’ for a Murdered Civil Rights Pioneer, 52 Years Later

Who killed Alberta Jones, Louisville’s first black prosecutor, in 1965? Prodded by a professor, the police are trying again to find out.

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CNOOC's Nexen ends LNG feasibility study in western Canada

CALGARY, Alberta, Sept 14 (Reuters) - CNOOC Ltd's Nexen Energy and Inpex Corp will end the feasibility study for the Aurora liquefied natural gas project in Canada's British Columbia province, the former company said in a statement on Thursday.

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UPDATE 1-Out-of-control Alberta wildfire shuts in natural gas production

CALGARY, Alberta, Sept 13 (Reuters) - Junior Canadian oil and gas producer Questfire Energy Corp has shut in 900 barrels of oil equivalent per day of mostly natural gas production because of a wildfire in southern Alberta, its chief executive said on Wednesday.