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UTS Unveils 2009 Preliminary Drilling Results for Lease 421 Area
Tuesday, March 03, 2009 UTS Energy announced the 2009 drilling results from Leases 421, 022 and 023 located east of the Firebag River in northeastern Alberta.

Total's Oil Sands Targets Slip Back 1-2 Years
Monday, February 23, 2009 Total envisions delays on its Canadian oil sands projects, pushing back the company's expectations for ramping up production, the company's CEO said Monday.

Obama's Canada Visit Highlights Oil Sand Woes
Friday, February 20, 2009 President Barack Obama's visit to Ottawa on Thursday has helped focus attention on the upheaval taking place in Canada's energy industry.

UTS Takes Regulatory Steps for Oil Sands Projects
Friday, February 20, 2009 UTS and its partner Teck Cominco have worked closely with local communities to develop thorough and comprehensive content for its Frontier and Equinox Oil Sands applications, and have been issued the final Terms of Reference for the EIA report.

UTS Fires Up Heavy Drilling Program in Firebag Oil Sands Leases
Friday, February 06, 2009 UTS is continuing delineation drilling in its Firebag oil sands leases, where the company has received encouraging results, and anticipates drilling approximately 55 core holes in total during the first quarter of 2009.

Suncor Slows Oil-Sands Project, Others May Follow
Friday, October 24, 2008 With other delays expected to follow Suncor's announcement, oil-sands output forecasts could be lowered once more, further curtailing the amount of crude intended for the U.S. and undermining Canada's appeal as an alternative to Middle East Crude.

UTS Ups Oil Sands Acreage with 2 New Leases
Thursday, July 17, 2008 UTS Energy purchased two additional oil sands leases, 022 and 023, in the Athabasca Oil Sands Area, comprising a total of 21,760 acres.

Petro-Canada Garners Extra 5% Stake in Fort Hills Oilsands Project
Thursday, September 20, 2007 Petro-Canada has concluded an agreement to earn an additional 5% working interest in the Fort Hills oil sands project, bringing the Company's total stake to 60%.

Teck Cominco, UTS Update Athabasca Land Acquisition
Monday, January 15, 2007 Teck Cominco Limited and UTS Energy Corporation said that they have jointly acquired a total of 18 new leases in the Athabasca Oil Sands Region of Alberta on a 50:50 basis.