Alberta Floods

Alberta regulator orders Nexen to shut 95 pipelines at site of massive leak

Nexen Energy has been ordered to suspend operations on 95 pipelines at its Long Lake oilsands operation in northern Alberta, where five million litres of bitumen, sand and oil leaked last month. The order, issued Friday by the Alberta Energy Regulator, immediately suspends 15 pipeline licences. AER took the action after receiving information from Nexen on Tuesday in the course of its investigati…

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