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NEW YORK, June 10- Canada is "disappointed" that the proposed Keystone XL pipeline to the United States has not yet received approval from the White House, the country's finance minister, Joe Oliver, said on Tuesday. TransCanada Corp's $5.4 billion pipeline would link Alberta's vast oil sands fields with refineries in Texas.
CALGARY, Alberta, June 6- Canada is enjoying an unexpected boom in production of ultra-light crude known as condensate, defying long-held predictions of dwindling supply.
Natural Resources Minister Greg Rickford announced the creation of Major Projects Management Office West to serve as a single point for the federal government to coordinate activities on energy infrastructure with British Columbia First Nations and with industry in British Columbia and Alberta.
VANCOUVER, May 14- Canada unveiled new rules on Wednesday to enhance pipeline safety and spill response, ahead of the development of new projects proposed to carry crude from Alberta's oil sands to coastal ports for export.
VANCOUVER, May 7- Enbridge Inc, Canada's largest pipeline company, said on Wednesday its Flanagan South and Seaway expansion projects in the United States aimed at more than doubling capacity to Gulf Coast refineries were on track to begin operating in the next few months.
May 7- Enbridge Inc, Canada's largest pipeline company, reported a 56 percent rise in quarterly profit, helped by higher volumes on its regional oil sands system, and the company said it was on track to meet its full-year adjusted profit forecast. Excluding one-time items, Enbridge earned 60 Canadian cents per share.
May 7- Canadian fuel cell maker Hydrogenics Corp' reported a bigger first-quarter loss, hurt by higher expenses and a fall in sales due to customer delays. Hydrogenics' sales fell 35 percent to $8.1 million in the March quarter, hurt by the delays it had warned of in early April and the absence of deliveries to telecom companies that helped the year-earlier quarter.
May 7- Enbridge Inc, Canada's largest pipeline company, reported a 56 percent rise in quarterly profit, helped by higher volumes on its regional oil sands system, and the company said it was on track to meet its full-year adjusted profit forecast.
WASHINGTON, May 2- Few oil-by-rail shippers have heeded calls for information to prevent dangerous mishaps on the tracks, the U.S. Department of Transportation said on Friday as it named the three companies it said have cooperated. Testing data has so far been tallied from Exxon Mobil, Continental Resources Inc and Savage Companies, the agency said.
EDMONTON, Alberta, April 29- The chief executive of Suncor Energy Inc, Canada's largest oil producer, criticized U.S. government delays in approving new cross-border pipeline projects on Tuesday, warning that the U.S. dream of energy independence is unachievable without Canadian oil.
CALGARY/ VANCOUVER April 21- Six years after applying to build the Keystone XL pipeline, Canada's frustrated oil industry appears steadfast in its support of the plan even though Washington has again delayed a decision on whether to approve the politically charged project.
KITIMAT, British Columbia, April 21- Just a few miles from the spot where Enbridge Inc plans to build a massive marine terminal for its Northern Gateway oil pipeline, Gerald Amos checks crab traps and explains why no concession from the company could win his support for the project.
April 21- Here are some key dates in Enbridge Inc's bid to build a 525,000- barrel-per-day pipeline from the Alberta oil sands hub of Edmonton to Kitimat, British Columbia, on Canada's Pacific Coast. March 6, 2002- Enbridge says it is sketching out plans for a pipeline from northeastern Alberta to Canada's West Coast.
VANCOUVER/ CALGARY, April 14- Opponents of Canada's Northern Gateway pipeline, bolstered by a coastal town's vote against the project, said on Monday they will now push harder for a provincial referendum they hope would kill Enbridge Inc's plan to move oil sands crude to Asian markets.
KITIMAT, British Columbia, April 11- A small Canadian town's vote on whether to back Enbridge Inc's proposed Northern Gateway oil pipeline could have a far greater impact on the country's energy industry- and future economic health- than its advisory status might suggest.
VANCOUVER, April 2- Canada's energy regulator said on Wednesday it would hold hearings on Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP's proposed expansion of the Trans Mountain oil pipeline from Edmonton to Vancouver, with its review expected to wrap up in mid-2015.
Enbridge is working through a supplemental environmental review with the U.S. Department of State that will amend an initial document the company had submitted, Maki said.
NEW YORK, April 2- Two expansion projects on Enbridge Energy partners' Alberta Clipper pipeline will be delayed until July 2015, company president Mark Maki said in an interview with Reuters on Wednesday. Maki said Enbridge is working through a supplemental environmental review with the U.S. Department of State.
OTTAWA, March 31- It is impossible to say whether the Northern Gateway oil pipeline or liquefied natural gas projects will go ahead in the near future, British Columbia Premier Christy Clark said on Monday.
OTTAWA, March 19- When Greg Rickford, Canada's new natural resources minister, became the first Conservative ever to be elected to Parliament from northern Ontario's Kenora district, reports said he began his victory speech: "Mission impossible- accomplished."