Environment


18-year oil spill in Gulf: 1 million gallons collected since 2019

Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 6:22 AM MDT

One million gallons of oil have been collected since April 2019 from the site of the nation's longest oil spill,…

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Tidewater pleads guilty to 2019 acidic water release

Thursday, July 7, 2022, 6:12 AM MDT

Tidewater Midstream and Infrastructure Ltd. has pleaded guilty to a charge related to the company's release of acidic water in…

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Three charges laid for 2019 spill from Newfoundland's Hibernia offshore oil platform

Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 6:12 AM MDT

Newfoundland and Labrador's offshore oil regulator is laying charges in connection with a 2019 oil spill in the Hibernia field,…

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Canada, California to partner on climate action and nature protection

Friday, June 10, 2022, 6:12 AM MDT

Canada and California are kindred progressive spirits on climate change, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Thursday as he and Prime Minister…

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First carbon offset market coming to help big industry cut emissions at a lower cost

Wednesday, June 8, 2022, 6:21 AM MDT

Environment Minister Steven Guilbeault is creating Canada's first carbon offset market to help big industry in its quest to cut…

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Scotiabank no longer a member of oil and gas lobby group CAPP

Thursday, May 12, 2022, 6:23 AM MDT

Scotiabank has chosen not to renew its long-running membership in the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers, a move that comes…

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Commodities titan Cargill plans to deploy green ships by 2030

Monday, April 25, 2022, 6:51 AM MDT

Commodities trading giant Cargill Inc. expects some of its freight vessels to be powered by clean marine fuel before the…

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A brief history of Canada's climate plans

Wednesday, March 30, 2022, 6:17 AM MDT

Canada has had at least 11 different climate plans and nine emissions targets since 1988. Here's a snapshot of some…

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Canada's new greenhouse gas emissions plan to be tabled in Parliament today

Tuesday, March 29, 2022, 6:48 AM MDT

Environment Minister Steven Guilbeault will table a new greenhouse gas emissions plan in Parliament this morning. The plan is a…

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$475M settlement proposed in longest running U.S. oil spill

Thursday, December 23, 2021, 6:43 AM MST

A New Orleans-based oil company has agreed to turn over a $432 million cleanup trust fund and pay an additional $43 million…

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Wilkinson says aid program to cut methane emissions will be reconsidered

Monday, November 29, 2021, 6:20 AM MST

Natural Resources Minister Jonathan Wilkinson said Friday a pandemic aid program to help oil and gas companies cut their methane emissions…

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Burnaby refinery maintaining fuel supply as Trans Mountain remains closed

Friday, November 19, 2021, 6:10 AM MST

While British Columbians in flood-affected communities continue to see lineups and sporadic outages at gas stations, experts say the province…

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