ESG


Alberta Court of Appeal to rule whether federal assessment law is unconstitutional

Tuesday, May 10, 2022, 6:18 AM MDT

Alberta’s highest court is set to release a decision today on the province's attempt to declare the federal government's environmental…

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Canada’s hydrogen plans 'feasible' despite auditor concerns, says minister

Wednesday, April 27, 2022, 6:40 AM MDT

The federal natural resources minister said Tuesday that concerns from the auditor general's office about government plans to move to…

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U.N. report on climate change ‘sobering,’ says Environment Minister Steven Guilbeault

Tuesday, April 5, 2022, 6:24 AM MDT

Minister Steven Guilbeault says a new report from the United Nations' climate agency shows the oil and gas sector “cannot…

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Alberta premier calls Ottawa's greenhouse gas targets 'nuts'; pledges to fight them

Monday, April 4, 2022, 6:22 AM MDT

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney is calling Ottawa's federal emissions plan that was tabled in the House of Commons last week…

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Alberta advances six carbon-capture proposals for further study

Friday, April 1, 2022, 7:02 AM MDT

Alberta chose carbon sequestration hubs managed by companies including Enbridge Inc. and Shell for further evaluation as part of the…

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A brief history of Canada's climate plans

Wednesday, March 30, 2022, 6:17 AM MDT

Canada has had at least 11 different climate plans and nine emissions targets since 1988. Here's a snapshot of some…

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Oil and gas sector emissions need to be cut two fifths by 2030, new climate plan says

Tuesday, March 29, 2022, 1:07 PM MDT

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told the Canadian oil industry Tuesday that it should use the massive bump in profits from…

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Canada's new greenhouse gas emissions plan to be tabled in Parliament today

Tuesday, March 29, 2022, 6:48 AM MDT

Environment Minister Steven Guilbeault will table a new greenhouse gas emissions plan in Parliament this morning. The plan is a…

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Canada cuts yield for green bond debut after strong demand

Wednesday, March 23, 2022, 7:05 AM MDT

Canada gathered orders for more than double the size of its inaugural green bond Tuesday, allowing it to cut the…

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Alberta auditor general gives qualified thumbs up to oil well cleanup spending

Wednesday, March 23, 2022, 6:16 AM MDT

The Alberta government is getting mostly check marks from the province's auditor general over how it handled the billion dollars…

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Kiwetinohk keeps an eye on future technologies while focusing on ‘immediate action’ to reduce emissions, says Carlson

Tuesday, March 22, 2022, 6:26 AM MDT

In the DOB’s Engaging with our Future leadership series, Bill Whitelaw, managing director of Sustainability and Strategy at geoLOGIC systems ltd., sits down with some…

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Greenwashing is increasingly making ESG moot

Wednesday, March 16, 2022, 6:47 AM MDT

The concept behind ESG keeps getting harder to defend. For years now, managers of big funds touting their supposed focus on the environment, social issues…

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