Environment


AER suspends licences of oil and gas producer that owes $67M

Sunday, March 7, 2021, 8:53 PM MST

The Alberta Energy Regulator says it is suspending licences for thousands of wells and pipelines after an oil and gas…

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Alberta utility TransAlta vows to be carbon neutral by 2050 as it notes $167M loss

Thursday, March 4, 2021, 6:09 AM MST

Power generator TransAlta Corp. says it has set a goal to be carbon neutral by 2050 and to cut greenhouse…

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Shell Canada employing 'agile teams' to power energy transition and reduce emissions

Thursday, March 4, 2021, 6:06 AM MST

The president and country head for Shell Canada says its transition into a provider of cleaner energy is being driven…

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American Petroleum Institute mulls embrace of carbon pricing

Wednesday, March 3, 2021, 6:26 AM MST

The American Petroleum Institute is considering throwing its weight behind a government-imposed price on carbon dioxide emissions as a way…

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Presidential envoy John Kerry, Canada's Wilkinson discuss shared climate priorities

Thursday, February 25, 2021, 6:21 AM MST

Canada and the United States will push each other toward more ambitious climate goals, Environment Minister Jonathan Wilkinson said Wednesday…

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Exxon pushed for net-zero goal by activist shareholder

Monday, February 22, 2021, 6:40 AM MST

Exxon Mobil Corp. has already upped its climate plans, only three months into an activist investor’s campaign to force change…

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Deep freeze, power crisis enveloping Texas sparks fresh climate change falsehoods

Monday, February 22, 2021, 6:12 AM MST

The catastrophic cold snap that paralyzed the electrical grid in Texas has opened up a new front in the age-old…

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Big freeze in Texas is becoming a global oil market crisis

Thursday, February 18, 2021, 6:34 AM MST

What began as a power issue for a handful of U.S. states is rippling into a shock for the world’s…

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U.S. deep freeze weather boosts Canadian oil and gas producer profits and prospects

Thursday, February 18, 2021, 5:59 AM MST

Canadian oil and gas producers are banking higher profits as unusually severe winter weather sidelines U.S. rivals this week and…

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U.S. oil output slumps by record one-third as Permian freezes

Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 6:41 AM MST

Total U.S. oil production has plunged by one-third – the most ever – as an unprecedented cold blast freezes well…

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U.S. oil majors downgraded by S&P on climate risk, earnings

Friday, February 12, 2021, 6:39 AM MST

Exxon Mobil Corp., Chevron Corp. and ConocoPhillips had their credit ratings lowered after S&P Global Ratings followed through on its…

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Permian kept spewing methane despite drilling slowdown, EDF says

Thursday, February 11, 2021, 6:41 AM MST

A sharp drilling slowdown in the Permian Basin last year failed to improve the shale play’s record on methane emissions,…

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