Environment


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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New emission cutting goals called 'aggressive,' 'ambitious' and 'illogical'

Friday, April 23, 2021, 6:09 AM MDT

New greenhouse gas emission cutting targets are being described as “extremely aggressive,” “ambitious'' and “illogical'' by members of the Canadian…

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Trudeau to unveil Canada's new 2030 emissions target as groups push it to be higher

Thursday, April 22, 2021, 6:31 AM MDT

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is set to announce today what Canada's new targets will be for reducing greenhouse gas emissions by the…

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Federal government looks beyond near term with climate stimulus

Monday, April 19, 2021, 5:25 PM MDT

Justin Trudeau’s government is proposing a raft of funding for Canadian companies — including money for infrastructure and tax incentives…

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U.S., China say they will co-operate to tackle climate change

Monday, April 19, 2021, 7:16 AM MDT

The U.S. and China are committed to co-operating to tackle climate change, they said in a joint statement after meetings…

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Winners of $20M contest make concrete to trap carbon dioxide

Monday, April 19, 2021, 7:05 AM MDT

Organizers of a $20 million contest to develop products from greenhouse gas that flows from power plants announced two winners…

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Biden pressed on emissions goal as climate summit nears

Monday, April 19, 2021, 6:56 AM MDT

When U.S. President Joe Biden convenes a virtual climate summit on Thursday, he faces a vexing task: how to put…

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White House considers methane-busting vow before climate summit

Friday, April 16, 2021, 6:46 AM MDT

The Biden administration is considering singling out methane for significant reductions as part of a pledge to cut greenhouse gases…

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