Encana strikes new partnership with Mitsubishi on undeveloped Montney land
In one of the largest Montney transactions to date, Mitsubishi has acquired a 40% stake in 409,000 net acres of Encana's northeast British Columbia lands for Cdn$2.9 billion. Mitsubishi will pay Cdn$1.45 billion up front and invest the same amount again over the coming five years. Adding to its position in the Cordova Embayment, the deal cements Mitsubishi as a serious player in the Canadian unconventional gas space and adds further weight to its LNG export ambitions. For Encana, ...