Wall Street Journal  Aug 27  Comment 
The head of Royal Dutch Shell's Canadian unit said the company may not be able to meet targets for reducing toxic wastes from oil sands.
SeekingAlpha  Aug 22  Comment 
By Thomas Yang: Since its lows in 2009, crude oil and, by extension, oil companies have recovered to their pre-recession highs. Shareholders of oil companies that survived the oil price shock have done exceptionally well in the past five years....
OilVoice  Aug 18  Comment 
A report from Londonbased think tank the Carbon Tracker Initiative made headlines among energy investors last Friday. The report cited data from Rystad Energy when listing 20 EP megaprojects claimed
Resource Investor  Aug 15  Comment 
As the U.S. shale drilling boom floods the world’s biggest crude market with supply, explorers are at greater risk of a price collapse that would turn some investments into money losers.
OilVoice  Aug 15  Comment 
The natural resources space has been difficult in recent years. Potash prices collapsed uranium spot prices hit a nineyear low the gas market was in glut. Only oil has stayed strong. But Peter Eps
Wall Street Journal  Jul 31  Comment 
Canadian Oil Sands reported a 19% drop in second-quarter earnings on a 14% decline in revenue, but it still beat profit expectations.


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Tar sands, or oil sands, are exactly what they sound like - sand saturated with oil.

Canadian tar sands production is estimated to increase from 1.32 mb/d to 3.23 mb/d. Tar sands have a tremendous global warming footprint, however, and environmentalists are pushing legislation through Congress to limit the amount of oil sands products that government agencies can purchase.[1]


  1. SeekingAlpha: "Oil Sands: Will the 'Greens' Cause Us to Miss Out?"
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