Fort McMurray Wildfires Knocked One Million Barrels Offline [5/5/2016]

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The shut down of oilsands facilities accelerated Thursday, taking offline about one million barrels a day, as a wildfire that started near Fort McMurray spread south to new producing areas. Oilsands production shutdown from Fort McMurray wildfire another blow to sector Suncor, Royal Dutch, Syncrude, Husky and Connacher announced partial to complete shutdowns to focus on…