Carbon & Sustainability

Federal government unveils rules for $750 million emissions reduction fund

Friday, October 30, 2020, 6:29 AM MDT

Oil and gas companies that use federal cash to help cut methane emissions from their operations won't have to repay…

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Judge rejects youths' lawsuit that asks Canada to develop climate recovery plan

Wednesday, October 28, 2020, 6:52 AM MDT

A Federal Court judge has rejected claims by 15 young people asking that Ottawa be compelled to develop a climate…

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With big oil declining, carbon removal could take its place

Tuesday, October 27, 2020, 6:45 AM MDT

Transitioning away from fossil fuels won’t be enough to slow climate change. The world has delayed the task of cutting…

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Gas shippers seek profit from delivering ‘carbon-neutral’ fuel

Monday, October 26, 2020, 7:09 AM MDT

Seeking to blunt concerns about the damage natural gas does to the environment, some of the world’s largest shippers of…

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Electric-car mania turns Asian battery makers into power brokers

Friday, October 23, 2020, 7:04 AM MDT

Automakers are investing billions of dollars to bring new electric vehicles to consumers in the U.S. and other global markets,…

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Hydrogen mega-project in Australia on approval fast-track

Friday, October 23, 2020, 6:34 AM MDT

An ambitious hydrogen project in western Australia that seeks to become the world’s largest renewable energy export facility got a…

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Transition finance key for Canada’s greenhouse targets, LB Says

Thursday, October 22, 2020, 7:09 AM MDT

Canada’s financial industry needs to expand access to capital markets to help transition the country with the world’s third largest…

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Feds fund small nuclear reactor ahead of national strategy to adopt more of them

Friday, October 16, 2020, 6:21 AM MDT

An Ontario nuclear power company is getting $20 million from Ottawa to try to get its new small modular reactor…

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EU leaders divided over new climate goals for 2030

Thursday, October 15, 2020, 7:03 AM MDT

European Union leaders remain divided about a more ambitious target for cutting greenhouse gas emissions and will not reach an agreement at…

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UN’s Carney says carbon offset market has become imperative

Thursday, October 15, 2020, 6:41 AM MDT

Former Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said it’s imperative the market for carbon offsets be built into something much…

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The world’s top energy agency is pressing for aggressive carbon cuts

Wednesday, October 14, 2020, 7:08 AM MDT

The world’s most authoritative body of energy analysts, the International Energy Agency, has found in its annual flagship report that…

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Europe can win electric car sales race if it learns from China

Tuesday, October 13, 2020, 7:18 AM MDT

Sales of electric vehicles in Europe are growing at such a pace that the continent looks increasingly likely to outpace…

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