Carbon & Sustainability

Germany aims for net zero emissions by 2045, 5 years earlier

Thursday, May 6, 2021, 6:18 AM MDT

German officials proposed Wednesday that the country could bring forward the date for reducing its greenhouse gas emissions to “net zero'' to…

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Workshop attendees identify opportunities for resource industries to work together to meet emissions, land, and water challenges

Thursday, April 29, 2021, 6:12 AM MDT

Attendees at a recent virtual workshop focused on how the resource sector can collaborate to meet current and future generations’…

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Generational change provides resource industries new opportunities if they can meet ESG challenges

Tuesday, April 27, 2021, 1:55 PM MDT

Gen Z, the population born between the mid-1990s and 2010, is coming of age and as they assume greater economic…

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Ottawa pushes back on Ontario, Prairies citing no consultation on 2030 emissions goal

Tuesday, April 27, 2021, 6:30 AM MDT

The Prairies and Ontario say they weren't consulted about Canada's higher target to cut greenhouse gas pollution, while other provinces welcome the…

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Collaboration key to meeting resource sector sustainability goals

Monday, April 26, 2021, 1:13 PM MDT

In central Alberta, just outside the farming community of Lacombe, exists a unique collaboration between a greenhouse vegetable grower and a private natural…

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Biden exploring border adjustment tax to fight climate change

Monday, April 26, 2021, 6:51 AM MDT

President Joe Biden is exploring the idea of a border adjustment tax that would slap a levy on imports from…

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Exxon investors warned by activist fund on climate risks: Financial Times

Monday, April 26, 2021, 6:35 AM MDT

Exxon Mobil Corp. is being warned by activist hedge fund Engine No. 1 it faces an “existential business risk” by…

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Canada joins U.S. in creating Net Zero Producers Forum to reduce GHG emissions

Monday, April 26, 2021, 6:14 AM MDT

Natural Resources Minister Seamus O'Regan says Canada will join the U.S. in establishing a platform for oil and gas producing…

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Greenhouse gas emission targets boost enthusiasm for small modular nuclear reactors

Monday, April 26, 2021, 6:09 AM MDT

The worldwide battle to control greenhouse gas emissions to fight climate change is the best thing that's happened for growth…

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Trudeau vows to speed up emissions cuts for Canada

Friday, April 23, 2021, 7:01 AM MDT

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau pledged that Canada will reduce its emissions by 40 per cent to 45 per cent below…

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China is formulating a hydrogen plan but its timing is uncertain

Friday, April 23, 2021, 6:48 AM MDT

China is drafting a plan to develop its hydrogen industry as it seeks to cut emissions. The strategy is being…

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Precision Drilling CEO says Canadian and U.S. GHG targets are 'extremely aggressive"

Friday, April 23, 2021, 6:13 AM MDT

New greenhouse gas emission targets set by Canada and the United States are “extremely aggressive'' and being made without proper…

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