CALGARY, Alberta May 7 Enbridge Inc
estimates power will be restored to its 796,000 barrel per day
crude Line 4 later on Wednesday evening, a company spokesman
Enbridge spokesman Graham White said the line, which carries
heavy crude, continues to be shut down between Regina,
Saskatchewan, and Clearbrook, Minnesota, and will be restarted
once power is safely restored.
The pipeline shutdown, caused by a power outage after the
failure of a SaskPower transmission line, pushed Canadian heavy
crude prices lower on Tuesday. On Wednesday Western Canada
Select heavy blend for June delivery extended losses, trading at
$19.50 per barrel below the West Texas Intermediate benchmark.
(Reporting by Nia Williams; Editing by David Gregorio)