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The Corporation is focused on the development of its significant holdings of oil sands leases in the Athabasca oil sands region.
Our industry leading Oil Sands Mining and Upgrading operations delivered record annual production of 426,190 bbl/d of Synthetic Crude Oil ("SCO") as a result of strong production at Horizon and a full year of production from the Athabasca Oil Sands Project.
The Conklin Mtis are an indigenous community based in the rural hamlet of Conklin, part of the Athabasca Oil Sands region in eastern Alberta.
How the Athabasca oil sands will look in 30 years may depend on Obama's decision.
In March, Shell announced a plan sell all of its in-situ and undeveloped oil sands interests in Canada and reduce its share in the Athabasca Oil Sands Project from 60% to 10%.
Comment: In March, Shell announced a plan sell all of its in-situ and undeveloped oil sands interests in Canada and reduce its share in the Athabasca Oil Sands Project from 60% to 10%.The Canadian Natural Resources divestment was part of that plan.
The consortium was initially formed in 1964 to mine oil from the Athabasca oil sands. It operates a large oil sand mine, utilities plant, bitumen extraction plant and upgrading facility that processes bitumen and produces value-added light, sweet crude oil for domestic consumption and export.
One such company, a multinational oil firm, began work on a major project in the Athabasca Oil Sands region in Canada and required a single provider for the project's VAC and building management system to streamline maintenance and spare parts inventory and keep the critical HVAC system running.
The Athabasca oil sands produce over one billion tonnes of wastewater through bitumen mining and pose significant adverse effects to human and ecosystem health.
The company announced over the weekend it will shed between 5 percent to 10 percent from the over 3,000 workforce at the Athabasca oil sands project.
Courtoreille's comments accompanied the release of phase two of the joint report Environmental and Human Health Implications of Athabasca Oil Sands, which was undertaken by his First Nation and the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation.
Scientific research methods were integrated with local knowledge to produce Environmental and Human Health Implications of Athabasca Oil Sands. "This report confirms what we have always suspected about the association between environmental contaminants from oil sands production upstream and cancer and other serious illness in our community," said Mikisew Cree Nation Chief Steve Courtoreille in a news release.