Regulatory


Kenney cuts spending in bid to balance Alberta budget by 2023

Friday, October 25, 2019, 7:29 AM MDT

Alberta’s new conservative government announced spending cuts and some tax increases in an effort to balance the budget by 2023…

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Husky CEO says curtailment program preventing Alberta spending despite tax cut

Friday, October 25, 2019, 7:22 AM MDT

CALGARY — The CEO of Calgary-based Husky Energy Inc. says social media speculation that layoffs put in place the morning…

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What Canada’s 2019 election means for energy and unity

Friday, October 25, 2019, 7:15 AM MDT

Canada is increasingly a country of energy pessimists and energy optimists, where the nation’s economic foundation of oil and gas…

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Three senior executives leave Alberta Energy Regulator

Thursday, October 24, 2019, 7:30 AM MDT

Three executive vice-presidents “are no longer with the AER,” the Alberta Energy Regulator said in a statement on Wednesday. Carol…

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​Jagmeet Singh vows to keep up Trans Mountain fight in minority Parliament

Thursday, October 24, 2019, 7:27 AM MDT

The morning after Canada’s 43rd federal election, Jagmeet Singh vowed to keep fighting the Trans Mountain expansion project.But the NDP…

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​Alberta to continue NDP petchem incentives, cancel upgrading and refining programs

Thursday, October 24, 2019, 7:18 AM MDT

CALGARY — The United Conservative government in Alberta says it will continue with a program introduced by the former NDP…

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​Liberals: TMX could fund $500 million a year in clean energy projects

Thursday, October 24, 2019, 7:16 AM MDT

OTTAWA — The Liberal government expects to get $500 million a year out of the expanded Trans Mountain pipeline and…

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TMX likely safe under Liberal minority

Tuesday, October 22, 2019, 8:22 PM MDT

Justin Trudeau's Liberal government won a minority Monday night, October 21, but in order to govern, will need the support…

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Wexit talk percolates day after Liberals returned to power with minority

Tuesday, October 22, 2019, 7:43 PM MDT

CALGARY — Talk of western separation — or Wexit, as some are calling it — percolated on Tuesday, a day…

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Anti-pipeline activists said Burnaby MP Terry Beech couldn't win. They were wrong

Tuesday, October 22, 2019, 7:33 PM MDT

When I took over as editor of the Burnaby NOW in April 2018, I was inundated with one political message…

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​Majority rules - unless it's a minority: Forrest

Tuesday, October 22, 2019, 7:23 PM MDT

Canadians have spoken, voting in a Liberal minority government on October 21. As the name implies, minority governments have less…

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​Trudeau’s likely pact with pipeline foes ‘a very bad outcome for Alberta’

Tuesday, October 22, 2019, 7:31 AM MDT

The prospect of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau sharing power with parties that are more stridently in favor of fighting…

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