95 Nexen Energy pipelines suspended after Long Lake spill AER investigation
The province's energy regulator has ordered the shutdown of 95 northeastern Alberta pipelines operated by Nexen Energy effective immediately. The order was issued late Friday, due to what the Alberta Energy Regulator calls "non-compliance" around the maintenance and monitoring of it's pipeline at the Long Lake oilsands project. AER spokesman Bob Curran says every oil and gas company is required to monitor, inspect and maintain records for all of their pipelines and the suspension will remain...