Environment


Shell's clean energy campaign is misleading, UK advertising watchdog says

Wednesday, June 7, 2023, 2:18 PM MDT

A marketing campaign by oil major Shell has been banned by the U.K.'s advertising watchdog Wednesday for implying a big…

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Wildfires in Western Canada decline with better conditions ahead

Tuesday, May 23, 2023, 6:49 AM MDT

The number of fires burning in Canada’s top energy-producing province of Alberta declined over the weekend, and cooler temperatures and…

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Quebec sets out plan to reach 60 per cent of greenhouse gas reduction target by 2030

Tuesday, May 23, 2023, 6:11 AM MDT

The Quebec government has now mapped out how it will achieve 60 per cent of its greenhouse gas emission reduction targets, Premier…

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EU lawmakers overcome challenge aimed at weakening tough methane rules

Tuesday, May 9, 2023, 8:22 AM MDT

European lawmakers supported tough new measures for tackling methane leaks in the energy sector, overcoming a last-minute challenge to water…

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Imperial faces federal probe over oilsands leak

Thursday, May 4, 2023, 4:06 PM MDT

Imperial Oil Limited is at risk of being charged for toxic leaks at its Kearl oilsands mine in Alberta after…

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Feds can't say which regulations to cut greenhouse gas emissions are working: audit

Friday, April 21, 2023, 6:52 AM MDT

The federal government needs to start taking stock of whether its climate-change regulations are actually cutting greenhouse gas emissions or not,…

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Alberta's United Conservative Party government releases 'aspirational' climate plan

Thursday, April 20, 2023, 6:13 AM MDT

Alberta's United Conservative Party government released a climate plan Wednesday that it hopes will take the province to net-zero carbon…

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Suncor reports release of water from sediment pond at Alberta oilsands mine

Wednesday, April 19, 2023, 6:23 AM MDT

Suncor has reported six million litres of water that exceed sediment guidelines have been released into the Athabasca River from…

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Alberta regulator confirms potential oilsands toxins in small fish bearing waterbody

Thursday, April 6, 2023, 6:13 AM MDT

Alberta's energy regulator has confirmed hazardous chemicals are present in a small waterbody after two releases of tailings-contaminated wastewater from…

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Saline aquifers for current carbon hub projects: Special Core Analysis (SCAL) data in gDC Cloud

Tuesday, April 4, 2023, 8:50 AM MDT

The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) has defined in the Carbon Sequestration Agreement the pore space by zone that has been…

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U.S. emissions coming down, but gas production expected to be resilient

Thursday, March 30, 2023, 10:09 AM MDT

New modelling by the Energy Information Administration (EIA) shows that the U.S. will make significant progress in emissions reduction thanks…

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Finance Minister Travis Toews, Environment Minister Sonya Savage say won’t run again

Monday, March 27, 2023, 6:43 AM MDT

Two Alberta government cabinet ministers announced Friday that they will not be seeking re-election. Travis Toews, the province’s finance minister…

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