Environment


Britain got its cleanest electricity ever during lockdown

Monday, August 31, 2020, 6:28 AM MDT

U.K electricity has never been cleaner. As wind, solar and biomass plants produced more power than ever in the second…

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A Chinese coal miner is getting into solar production

Monday, August 24, 2020, 6:45 AM MDT

Mid-tier Chinese coal miner Shanxi Coal International Energy Group is planning a significant investment in the competing business of making…

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Thousands of U.S. sites permitted to bypass environmental rules in pandemic

Monday, August 24, 2020, 6:20 AM MDT

Thousands of oil and gas operations, government facilities and other sites have won permission to stop monitoring for hazardous emissions…

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Giant Florida methane plume probed by EPA as possible violation

Friday, August 21, 2020, 6:54 AM MDT

U.S. regulators are investigating whether a massive methane release over Florida they say likely occurred during maintenance on a natural…

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Oil spill puts five-decade Mauritian fisher family in a bind

Monday, August 17, 2020, 7:03 AM MDT

It may take a decade to restore a delicate ecosystem in Mauritius after a bulk carrier ran aground and spilled…

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Trump administration abandons Obama-era curbs on methane leaks

Wednesday, August 12, 2020, 7:11 AM MDT

The Trump administration is abandoning Obama administration curbs on methane leaks from oil and gas wells, a move that even…

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Husky targets 25% GHG emissions intensity cut, vows to hire more female leaders

Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 7:26 PM MDT

Husky Energy Inc. is joining other major oilsands producers in setting a short-term emissions intensity reduction target as a preliminary…

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States try again to block coal sales that Trump revived

Tuesday, July 21, 2020, 6:38 AM MDT

A coalition of states on Monday renewed its push to stop the Trump administration from selling coal from public lands…

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​Seven more projects to receive funding for caribou habitat restoration in B.C.

Friday, July 17, 2020, 6:19 AM MDT

More work is getting underway in British Columbia to restore caribou habitat that the province says has been degraded by…

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Small and mid-size companies often lack the resources, expertise to execute a robust ESG strategy, new survey finds

Wednesday, June 10, 2020, 7:07 AM MDT

Despite the COVID-19 crisis consuming the immediate attention of oil and gas companies, with prices that crashed and plunging demand…

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​First Nations, environmentalists ask for restart of oilpatch monitoring

Friday, June 5, 2020, 6:07 AM MDT

Seven environmental and Indigenous groups have asked the Alberta government to restart oilpatch monitoring as soon as possible given that…

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Valence named Energy Excellence Awards champion for flaring-to-fueling fix

Thursday, June 4, 2020, 6 AM MDT

The second annual Energy Excellence Awards (EEAs) program, presented by the Daily Oil Bulletin, uniquely recognizes energy excellence and focuses…

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