Carbon & Sustainability


Greenland suspends oil exploration because of climate change

Friday, July 16, 2021, 5:27 AM MDT

The left-leaning government of Greenland has decided to suspend all oil exploration off the world's largest island, calling it is “a natural…

Read Article


Climate activists hail budget spending on clean energy

Thursday, July 15, 2021, 6:40 AM MDT

Environmental groups hailed a sweeping $3.5 trillion domestic spending plan announced by Democrats, saying it would make “transformational investments'' in…

Read Article


Shell sees opportunity as carbon capture market evolves

Tuesday, July 13, 2021, 6:48 AM MDT

Capturing greenhouse gas emissions and burying them underground is one way the world is hoping to slow global warming. It…

Read Article


Shell proposes new carbon capture and storage project at Scotford Complex

Tuesday, July 13, 2021, 6:03 AM MDT

Shell Canada Ltd. has proposed a plan to build a large-scale carbon capture and storage project at its Scotford Complex…

Read Article


Saskatchewan premier says Ottawa has rejected province's carbon pricing plan

Monday, July 12, 2021, 7:32 PM MDT

Premier Scott Moe says Ottawa has rejected Saskatchewan's plan for replacing the federal carbon price with one of its own,…

Read Article


ATCO to use organic waste to produce 'renewable natural gas'

Monday, July 12, 2021, 6:08 AM MDT

ATCO Energy Solutions has announced the construction of a new facility that will use the byproducts from organic waste to…

Read Article


Carbon offset trading is taking off before any rules are set

Friday, July 9, 2021, 7:27 AM MDT

The most ambitious attempt to set a high standard for carbon offsets is getting left behind as exchanges start trading…

Read Article


CEOs join EU lawmakers in urge for massive clean energy push

Friday, July 9, 2021, 7 AM MDT

A group of 40 European Union lawmakers and chief executives across the industry called on the bloc’s top officials to…

Read Article


Large-scale U.S. solar growth to top wind for first time in 2022

Friday, July 9, 2021, 6:52 AM MDT

Growth in large-scale U.S. solar capacity is projected to exceed that of wind next year for the first time. That’s…

Read Article


UAE seeks investors and long-term buyers for blue hydrogen

Thursday, July 8, 2021, 6:59 AM MDT

Abu Dhabi is seeking investors to help build hydrogen export facilities, as Middle Eastern oil producers step up plans to…

Read Article


Shell, TotalEnergies join satellite effort to track methane

Thursday, July 8, 2021, 6:30 AM MDT

Royal Dutch Shell plc, Chevron Corp. and TotalEnergies SE are joining a satellite-based effort to track methane emissions from offshore…

Read Article


Oilsands carbon cuts come with $60 billion bill, loose ends

Thursday, July 8, 2021, 6:14 AM MDT

It will cost about C$75 billion ($60 billion) to zero out greenhouse gases from oilsands operations by 2050, with a…

Read Article

Dear user, please be aware that we use cookies to help users navigate our website content and to help us understand how we can improve the user experience. If you have ideas for how we can improve our services, we’d love to hear from you. Click here to email us. By continuing to browse you agree to our use of cookies. Please see our Privacy & Cookie Usage Policy to learn more.