Husky Energy started heavy oil production at its Sunrise Energy project in northern Alberta, Canada. The project is using steam-assisted gravity drainage to reduce the viscosity of the oil; steam operations began at its first plant in December. Husky plans to start steam operations at its second plant in the summer and predicts that Sunrise will produce 60,000 BOPD at full capacity. Husky (50%) is the operator with partner BP (50%).
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