Encana agrees to sell DJ Basin assets for $900M Encana announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Encana Oil & Gas, has reached an agreement to sell its Denver Julesburg, or DJ, Basin assets in Colorado to a new entity 95% owned by Canada Pension Plan Investment board and 5% by The Broe Group. Total consideration to Encana under the transaction is approximately $900M. Encana will use the cash proceeds to further strengthen its balance sheet and create greater flexibility in this market environment. When combined with net proceeds from previously announced asset sales, cash proceeds from divestitures in 2015 will total approximately $2.7B. The company expects to have reduced its net debt in 2015 by approximately $3B by year-end.