Carbon & Sustainability


Feds propose to cap oil, gas emissions using industry specific carbon pricing system

Monday, July 18, 2022, 6:23 AM MDT

The federal government is proposing to use an industry-specific cap-and-trade system or a modified carbon pricing system to set a…

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Canada’s oilsands look into use of nuclear power as 'net zero changes everything'

Monday, July 18, 2022, 6:14 AM MDT

The pressing global need to slash emissions in the face of a growing climate crisis is driving renewed interest in…

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Irving Oil invests in hydrogen to lower emissions, offer clean energy to customers

Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 1:39 PM MDT

Irving Oil is expanding hydrogen capacity at its Saint John, N.B., refinery in a bid to lower carbon emissions and…

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Kenney wants federal climate plan on agenda at premiers' meeting in B.C.

Tuesday, July 12, 2022, 6:35 AM MDT

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says he'll be raising the alarm over the federal government's emissions reduction plan when he meets…

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U.S. crosses the electric-car tipping point for mass adoption

Monday, July 11, 2022, 7:10 AM MDT

Many people of a certain age can recall the first time they held a smartphone. The devices were weird and expensive and novel…

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New clean fuel regulations to raise gas prices, affect low income Canadians the most

Thursday, June 30, 2022, 6:10 AM MDT

New federal regulations to force down the greenhouse gas emissions from gasoline and diesel will cost Canadians up to 13…

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Clean fuel standards allow companies to get both tax credits and sell carbon credits

Wednesday, June 29, 2022, 6:19 AM MDT

Canada's new emissions standards for gasoline and diesel will allow oil companies that get a federal tax break for installing…

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Teck Resources announces carbon capture pilot project in Trail, B.C.

Tuesday, June 28, 2022, 12:47 PM MDT

Teck Resources Ltd. has announced a carbon capture utilization and storage pilot project at its operations in Trail, B.C. The…

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The need for robust MMV plans in CCUS operations

Friday, June 24, 2022, 6 AM MDT

Written by Brad Gilmour, Peter Ciechanowski and Maruska Giacchetto at Bennett Jones A robust measurement, monitoring and verification (MMV) plan…

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Award-winning Alberta manufacturer receives prestigious Green Seal Certification for its GHG reductions

Monday, June 20, 2022, 6 AM MDT

After winning three innovation awards in 2021 for its leadership in Clean Technology & Smart Connected Equipment, Edmonton-based Thermal Intelligence…

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BlackRock gives clients greater voting choice amid ESG scrutiny

Monday, June 13, 2022, 6:49 AM MDT

(Bloomberg) — BlackRock Inc. is expanding efforts to give clients invested in index funds the ability to vote their own…

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N.L. sets up panel to prepare for 2041 end of Churchill Falls hydro deal with Quebec

Thursday, May 12, 2022, 6:12 AM MDT

The Newfoundland and Labrador government has established a panel to examine how the province could capitalize on the end of…

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