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Cenovus plans to grow free funds flow 14% a year through 2021

Company targets $4 billion to $5 billion in asset sale agreements by year end Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX:CVE) (NYSE:CVE) today put forward a five-year plan that the company expects will generate 14% annualized free funds flow growth through 2021 at a West Texas Intermediate (WTI) price of US$55 per barrel…

Oil & Gas Pipeline Leak and Theft Detection Technologies Market to Cross $2 Billion by 2022

Surging demand for oil & gas and expanding pipeline infrastructure to propel demand for oil & gas pipeline leak and theft detection systems in North America through 2022 According to a recently published TechSci Research report, “North America Oil & Gas Pipeline Leak and Theft Detection Market By Onshore Vs….

2017 to be a pivotal year as Canada’s oil and gas industry strives for recovery and growth

Today we released our latest report, Labour Market Outlook 2017 to 2021 for Canada’s Oil and Gas Industry. The report provides labour market projections for the industry based on two scenarios, one if oil prices stabilize well above US$50 per barrel (/bbl) through 2017 and beyond, and one if oil prices…

USEA’s Worthington says Keystone XL good for North American energy security

U.S. Energy Association Executive Director Barry Worthington applauds President Trump’s decision Friday to approve the long-awaited permit required to build the Keystone XL pipeline. In a statement issued Friday, Worthington said: “President Trump’s decision to approve the Keystone XL pipeline is good for North American energy security, economic growth, and…

Shell’s consolidation strengthens world’s most valuable oil and gas brand

Shell maintains status as the world’s most valuable Oil & Gas brand with a value of US $36.8bn Strategic divestment and marketing communications help to strengthen brand Brand value growth rates of >40 per cent mean Sinopec and PetroChina could overtake Shell this year Every year, leading valuation and strategy consultancy Brand…

OPEC’s production cuts and climbing oil prices

By: IBISWorld Procurement Research Analyst, Ashley Cruz With oil prices finally on the rise, businesses that rely on petroleum products should be looking ahead to hedge against price growth and volatility Although much of 2016 has been a year of suspense and surprises, there were several late-in-the-game decisions that have…