Environment


Biden unveils sweeping climate plan, moves to rejoin Paris pact

Wednesday, January 20, 2021, 6:51 AM MST

Joe Biden will unveil sweeping action to combat climate change hours after becoming president, moving to rejoin the Paris accord…

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Global methane emissions equaled Europe’s carbon footprint in 2020

Monday, January 18, 2021, 6:45 AM MST

Emissions of planet-warming methane fell last year as oil and gas production declined, but they were still equivalent to the…

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French oil giant Total leaves U.S. energy group, months after exiting CAPP

Sunday, January 17, 2021, 3:39 PM MST

French oil and gas company Total says it will ditch its membership in the U.S.-based American Petroleum Institute because it…

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'Morally and ethically wrong:' Court to hear challenge to Alberta coal policy removal

Sunday, January 17, 2021, 5:35 AM MST

First Nations, ranchers, municipal officials and environmentalists hope to persuade a judge this week to force Alberta to revisit its…

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Bitter cold brings chaos as global energy systems show strain

Friday, January 15, 2021, 7:13 AM MST

Freezing weather that’s sweeping the northern hemisphere is causing chaos in energy markets and damaging infrastructure with households from Japan…

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Are too many companies are banking on carbon capture to reach net zero?

Friday, January 15, 2021, 6:48 AM MST

As governments and companies jostle to show how committed they are to fighting global warming, plans to take carbon dioxide out…

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Environmental group concerned about native grasslands in southern Alberta

Thursday, January 14, 2021, 7:23 AM MST

An environmental group says it is opposed to the proposed sale of oil and natural gas rights in the Milk…

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Imperial Oil vows disclosure after parent Exxon shares new pollution data

Monday, January 11, 2021, 6:08 AM MST

Imperial Oil says it will update its carbon pollution disclosure “in the coming months,” after parent company Exxon Mobil pulled back…

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Biden’s climate goals get greener path as Democrats take Senate

Friday, January 8, 2021, 7:24 AM MST

The slim edge Democrats won in the Senate renews hopes for limited legislation to combat climate change, such as measures…

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Wilkinson, First Nations concerned by sale of energy leases in Alaska wildlife refuge

Thursday, January 7, 2021, 6:22 AM MST

Federal politicians and northern First Nations are expressing concern over today's sale of energy leases in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.…

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Exxon discloses full scope of fuel emissions for first time

Wednesday, January 6, 2021, 7:14 AM MST

Exxon Mobil Corp. disclosed emissions data on customers’ use of its fuels and other products for the first time after…

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Will COVID stimulus be the breakthrough carbon capture has been waiting for?

Wednesday, January 6, 2021, 7:04 AM MST

When the U.S. Congress passed its omnibus spending and COVID relief bill last month, plenty of people noted that it…

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