Cenovus Energy

The Emerging Clearwater Heavy Oil Play on the Edge of the Oil Sands
A new cost-effective Clearwater heavy oil play is emerging at Marten Hills in an area traditionally known for large-scale, capital-intensive oil sands SAGD operations.
Exploration Review
June 20, 2018
A Comparison of Production Areas
An analysis of how geology and completions influence production and economics in the Falher at Kakwa, Resthaven, Sundance, Ansell and Ferrier.
Resource Play Overview
September 21, 2017
Bantry/Alderson, AB
Both Cenovus and Cardinal have achieved flow rates over 500 bopd from horizontally drilled Glauconitic wells in the Bantry/Alderson region. Four depositional/lithofacies zones are...
Digest Spark
May 11, 2016
Fisher, AB
Current low commodity prices allow Cenovus to focus on approved project phases with the highest returns, benefiting from lower operational and capital costs on a project that spans...
Digest Spark
July 22, 2015
A Premier World Energy Reserve and Resource
In the first decade of the new millennium, oil sands production ramped up rapidly from mining, and more rapidly from in situ projects which now have an almost equal share of daily...
Exploration Review
May 21, 2015
Overview of Cold Lake Oil Sands Region
South of Athabasca and north of Lloydminster, Alberta’s Cold Lake oil sands region proves especially attractive to industry. The area’s Lower Cretaceous bitumen/heavy oil deposits are...
Exploration Review
December 18, 2014
Southeastern SK
Lower Mississippian Bakken and Upper Devonian Torquay (Three Forks) development and exploration activity has been brisk along the 49th Parallel during 2010 and 2011. As of September 2011,...
Digest Spark
March 31, 2012
The Future of Bitumen Production in Alberta
Athabasca, Alberta, is a unique geological region known for its vast in situ Lower Cretaceous oil sands/ Devonian bitumen- filled carbonate resources that are pursued via continually...
Exploration Review
October 31, 2011
Cenovus Energy
Bakken Hz well finds oil on US border (IP 215 bopd - 42.5 mbbls first-year cum).
Significant Well
October 31, 2011
Drilling, Production and Land
Examination of drilling licences issued in the four Western Canada provinces gives insight into what direction the Oil and Gas Industry is going. While drilling activity recovered slightly...
Exploration Review
December 31, 2013