Environment


Big Oil’s green-spending boost isn’t enough, IEA says

Wednesday, June 2, 2021, 7:01 AM MDT

The oil and gas industry is set to boost investments in clean energy this year, but that still won’t be…

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Biden suspends oil leases in Alaska's Arctic refuge

Wednesday, June 2, 2021, 6:27 AM MDT

The Biden administration on Tuesday suspended oil and gas leases in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, reversing a drilling program approved by the Trump…

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Australian power generator takes Greenpeace to court

Wednesday, June 2, 2021, 6:18 AM MDT

Australia's largest electricity generator AGL Energy took Greenpeace to court on Wednesday alleging breaches of copyright and trademark laws in the environmental…

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Workshop attendees identify opportunities for resource industries to work together to meet emissions, land, and water challenges

Thursday, April 29, 2021, 6:12 AM MDT

Attendees at a recent virtual workshop focused on how the resource sector can collaborate to meet current and future generations’…

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Study says easing rules on transfer of unreclaimed oil wells could speed cleanup

Wednesday, April 28, 2021, 6:46 AM MDT

Alberta should lower regulatory barriers that discourage businesses from reusing abandoned and unreclaimed oil and gas well sites, says a…

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U.S. Senate to start undoing Trump’s methane rules

Wednesday, April 28, 2021, 6:32 AM MDT

U.S. Senate Democrats will begin using a special procedure to undo parts of Donald Trump’s regulatory agenda Wednesday, starting by…

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Generational change provides resource industries new opportunities if they can meet ESG challenges

Tuesday, April 27, 2021, 1:55 PM MDT

Gen Z, the population born between the mid-1990s and 2010, is coming of age and as they assume greater economic…

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Tanker spills oil into sea off China’s key refining port

Tuesday, April 27, 2021, 6:56 AM MDT

A Liberia-flagged tanker has spilled oil into the Yellow Sea, causing potential environmental damage and disruption off China’s largest crude-receiving…

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Ottawa pushes back on Ontario, Prairies citing no consultation on 2030 emissions goal

Tuesday, April 27, 2021, 6:30 AM MDT

The Prairies and Ontario say they weren't consulted about Canada's higher target to cut greenhouse gas pollution, while other provinces welcome the…

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Collaboration key to meeting resource sector sustainability goals

Monday, April 26, 2021, 1:13 PM MDT

In central Alberta, just outside the farming community of Lacombe, exists a unique collaboration between a greenhouse vegetable grower and a private natural…

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Trudeau vows to speed up emissions cuts for Canada

Friday, April 23, 2021, 7:01 AM MDT

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau pledged that Canada will reduce its emissions by 40 per cent to 45 per cent below…

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Precision Drilling CEO says Canadian and U.S. GHG targets are 'extremely aggressive"

Friday, April 23, 2021, 6:13 AM MDT

New greenhouse gas emission targets set by Canada and the United States are “extremely aggressive'' and being made without proper…

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