Carbon & Sustainability


U.K. says new oil and gas fields can overcome net-zero rules

Monday, December 20, 2021, 6:19 AM MST

The U.K. proposed a series of climate change tests to determine whether new oil and gas fields can be built…

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N.L. says renewable energy plan provides 'pathway' for oil development, net zero goal

Friday, December 17, 2021, 8:03 AM MST

The Newfoundland and Labrador government says its new renewable energy plan unveiled Thursday allows for more oil development without straying from the…

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Goldman-founded firm says Japan must do more on clean energy

Thursday, December 16, 2021, 6:40 AM MST

Japan’s government isn’t doing enough to make sure the country meets its climate targets, according to the chief of a…

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Europe unveils gas market proposals key to low-carbon future

Wednesday, December 15, 2021, 3:46 PM MST

The European Union proposed a set of measures designed to ensure the use of green energy sources and boost natural…

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Canada on track to reduce fossil fuel use by 62 per cent by 2050

Friday, December 10, 2021, 6:12 AM MST

A new forecast says Canada is on track for a significant reduction in fossil fuel use by 2050, even as…

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Politicians raise concerns about carbon pricing benefits given to oilsands companies

Thursday, December 9, 2021, 6:31 AM MST

Federal and Alberta Opposition politicians want the province to be more transparent about a government program supporting profitable oilsands and…

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Suncor CEO shines spotlight on oilsands partnership, need for collaboration to cut GHG emissions

Wednesday, December 8, 2021, 3:35 PM MST

(Houston) — An “unprecedented global collaboration” like the Oil Sands Pathways to Net Zero initiative is just the type of…

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Global energy transition could be a $61B opportunity for Alberta, new study finds

Wednesday, December 8, 2021, 6:04 AM MST

The global energy transition could create 170,000 jobs in Alberta and contribute $61 billion to the province's GDP by 2050,…

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ExxonMobil rolls out plan to cut emissions in Permian Basin

Tuesday, December 7, 2021, 6:09 AM MST

ExxonMobil says it has a plan for cutting greenhouse gas emissions from its operations in one of the most prolific…

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Permian drillers told by lawmakers to disclose methane leaks

Monday, December 6, 2021, 6:44 AM MST

Oil producers in the Permian Basin must do more to disclose and stop the leak of methane, a powerful greenhouse…

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Wall Street holds fast to fossil fuels as climate pressure grows

Monday, December 6, 2021, 6:32 AM MST

With the ink hardly dry on a landmark pledge by the finance industry to fight climate change, the world’s biggest…

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Exxon’s emissions-reduction pledge lags supermajor rivals’

Thursday, December 2, 2021, 6:42 AM MST

Exxon Mobil Corp. pledged to cut greenhouse-gas emissions 20 per cent by 2030, marking its most ambitious emissions target to…

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