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2014-05-07 08:23:54

$1 Billion Ongoing EBITDA - More Than 20 Percent Increase over First Quarter 2013; Distributable Cash Flow Up More Than 25 Percent HOUSTON, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Significant EBITDA increase quarter-on-quarter from: -- Expansion projects and 2013 acquisitions -- Higher demand for fee-based services -- Increased throughput and strong operational reliability -- Stronger commodity prices Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE: SE) today reported 2014 net income from controlling...

2014-04-15 20:20:32

EDMONTON, April 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Go Auto, an Edmonton-based network of car dealerships with locations throughout Western Canada, has just launched one of the biggest auto promotions in Canadian history: the Car-A-Day Giveaway, during which 30 customers will win 30 vehicles in 30 days. From April 9(th) to May 8(th), anyone who buys a vehicle from a Go Auto location* has a chance of winning their purchase the very next day. So far, Go Auto has given away a $35,000 Nissan Titan,...

Study Shows Most Of The Sand In Alberta's Oilsands Came From Eastern North America
2014-03-13 15:24:24

University of Calgary University of Calgary-led research is first of its kind, uncovering the origin of oilsands sediment They're called the Alberta oilsands but most of the sand actually came from the Appalachian region on the eastern side of the North American continent, a new University of Calgary-led study shows. The oilsands also include sand from the Canadian Shield in northern and east-central Canada and from the Canadian Rockies in western Canada, the study says. This...

2014-03-07 16:20:39

MONTREAL, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) responded today to the Order in Council announced earlier by Transport Minister Lisa Raitt and Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz that sets out minimum volumes of grain the railways are each required to move. "CN will do its part to meet the challenge of moving this 100-year record grain crop," said Claude Mongeau, CN president and chief executive officer. "Our assessment shows that an upper limit of around 5,500...

2014-03-07 08:21:17

CALGARY, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - PENN WEST PETROLEUM LTD. (TSX - PWT) (NYSE - PWE) ("PENN WEST" or the "COMPANY") is pleased to announce its results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2013. All figures are in Canadian dollars unless otherwise stated. Three months ended December Year ended December 31...

2014-03-06 04:21:50

TSX: BXE CALGARY, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. ("Bellatrix" or the "Company") announces the results of an independent reserve evaluation effective December 31, 2013. The report was completed by Sproule Associates Limited ("Sproule"). The evaluation encompasses 100% of Bellatrix's oil and gas properties and was prepared in accordance with National Instrument 51-101 Standards of Disclosure for Oil and Gas Activities ("NI 51-101"). Bellatrix benefitted...

2014-03-04 08:33:50

TSX Symbol: WJX (Dollars in millions, Three Months Ended except per share data) December 31 Year Ended December 31 2013 2012 2013 2012 CONSOLIDATED RESULTS Revenue $391.7 $364.9 $1,428.5 $1,466.0...

2014-02-04 08:22:32

2013 Ongoing EPS Increased 15 Percent over Prior-Year HOUSTON, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 2013 Year-End Highlights -- Ongoing EBITDA increased 9 percent over prior-year -- Completed major dropdown expanding SEP into a $20 billion MLP -- Placed $6 billion of expansion capital into service -- Secured $7 billion of new capital expansion projects -- New growth platform launched with successful acquisition of Express-Platte pipeline Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE:...

2014-01-29 23:28:08

Olive Fertility Centre is the first fertility clinic in Western Canada to offer IVF patients the Embryoscope, a clinically-tested embryo monitoring system that has been shown to improve IVF pregnancy rates by over 20%. Vancouver, Canada (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 For the 1-in-6 BC couples struggling with the financial and emotional burden of infertility, a breakthrough new technology may increase their odds for success by allowing doctors to identify embryos most likely to have normal DNA....

2014-01-07 08:21:29

CALGARY, Jan. 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Sveinung Svarte, president & CEO, will present at the BMO Capital Markets Unconventional Resource Conference in New York City on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 1:30 pm ET. The presentation will include information detailing Athabasca's thermal oil assets, activities in light oil and future growth opportunities. To listen and view this online event, please visit: www.bmocm.com/conferences/unconventionalresource2014/webcast. The webcast will be...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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