Carbon & Sustainability


China power giant makes foray into Mexican renewables with Zuma

Thursday, November 19, 2020, 6:35 AM MST

China’s State Power Investment Corp. is expanding in Latin America’s clean-energy market by acquiring Mexico’s largest independent renewables company. The…

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Enbridge Gas to blend hydrogen with natural gas for consumers in Markham

Thursday, November 19, 2020, 6:26 AM MST

Consumers in the Markham area of southern Ontario will soon be receiving a little hydrogen to go with the natural…

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Bank of Canada governor urges Canadian firms to step up urgency on climate risks

Wednesday, November 18, 2020, 7:08 AM MST

Bank of Canada Governor Tiff Macklem called on the country’s banks and businesses to act more quickly on disclosing their…

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Feds launch nuclear waste strategy review amid elusive solutions for toxic waste

Wednesday, November 18, 2020, 6:15 AM MST

The federal government has launched a new initiative aimed at finding long-term solutions for the growing quantity of radioactive waste…

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Go see the biggest glacier in France before it all but disappears

Tuesday, November 17, 2020, 6:41 AM MST

France’s largest glacier once looked so mighty sliding down the granite slopes of the Mont Blanc, Western Europe’s tallest peak,…

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Numbers show we’re not as addicted to fossil fuels as you think

Tuesday, November 17, 2020, 6:30 AM MST

The way we think about how much fossil fuels contribute to our energy mix overplays its utility. That’s because much…

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Report suggests Alberta students want more education on climate change

Monday, November 16, 2020, 6:38 AM MST

An Alberta non-profit organization says there's a gap between the education students receive in schools and the information they want…

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Ontario Power Generation resumes planning for new nuclear reactor

Monday, November 16, 2020, 6:20 AM MST

Ontario Power Generation announced it's resuming planning activities for a new nuclear power reactor at its Darlington site on Friday.…

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Work starts on biggest U.K. project to use Tesla batteries

Friday, November 13, 2020, 6:57 AM MST

Work will start this month on the biggest energy storage project in Britain to use giant Tesla Inc. batteries. The…

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The sky’s the limit for methane monitoring start-up

Friday, November 13, 2020, 6:09 AM MST

A Quebec City-based start up has some high hopes for its new methane emissions monitoring technology. Very, very high. Bluefield…

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U.S. nuclear lab partnering with utility to produce hydrogen

Thursday, November 12, 2020, 6:24 AM MST

The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded just under $14 million for an attempt to build a hydrogen-energy production facility…

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Shell gives customers option to offset their carbon emissions for two cents per litre

Thursday, November 12, 2020, 6:16 AM MST

Shell Canada is letting carbon-conscious customers get their two cents in for the environment while filling up at one of…

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