Oil Field News

Daily Drilling Licenses Issued

July 31 Click here for a complete list of licenses issue





 

Drilling Activity Report

DRILLING RIG ACTIVITY
 
July 31, 2014
Active Down Total % Active
Western Canada
AB 283 277 560 51%
SK 87 63 150 58%
BC 53 22 75 71%
MB 11 10 21 52%
WC Total 434 372 806 54%
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WTI Crude Oil

Canada Stocks Little Changed as Teck Gains While Gold, Oil Fall

Canadian stocks were little changed, after reaching a record yesterday, as Domtar (UFS) Corp. sank on worse-than-forecast earnings and commodities prices retreated.
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Oil Sands Gushing Jobs Mark Divide in Canadian Economy

In Canada’s economy there’s Alberta, and there’s everywhere else.

The oil- and gas-rich western province was responsible for all of the country’s net employment growth over the past 12 months, adding 81,800 jobs while the rest of Canada lost 9,500. Alberta’s trade surplus, C$7.4 billion ($6.9 billion) in May, almost matched the deficit rung up everywhere else.
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