Regulatory


​No new pipelines, coal, oil or gas drilling would be approved by Greens

Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 7:17 AM MDT

The Green Party of Canada platform for this federal election, if implemented, would devastate Canada’s oilpatch to the point of…

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​Alberta inquiry into oil and gas foes could face legal challenge from Ecojustice

Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 7:15 AM MDT

CALGARY — An environmental law group is threatening legal action if the Alberta government's inquiry into the funding of oil…

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​Kenney sees ‘likely’ curtailment exemptions for rail

Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 7:11 AM MDT

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says it’s likely his government will allow oil producers to exceed their provincially imposed output caps…

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​Alberta gas demand to rise as coal conversions completed early: Peters & Co.

Monday, September 16, 2019, 6:44 PM MDT

Alberta’s domestic demand for natural gas is expected to accelerate over the next four years as power plants in the…

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​Survey shows more Canadians want TMX to be completed

Monday, September 16, 2019, 7:19 AM MDT

More than 50 percent of Canadians want the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion to be completed - more than twice as…

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​Albertans should take back to the streets to stand up for the AER

Sunday, September 15, 2019, 6:27 PM MDT

It was an interesting spring and summer in downtown Calgary and around Alberta, what with the rallies and all. Why,…

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Jason Kenney fires back at Amnesty International criticism of ‘war room’: read the full text

Friday, September 13, 2019, 7:11 AM MDT

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney published an open letter to Amnesty International Canada secretary general Alex Neve on Thursday, responding to…

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Critics slam Trudeau’s record on energy, even if TMX starts

Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 7:27 AM MDT

This article is part of a series by Business in Vancouver on the federal election campaign.In the coming weeks leading…

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​Alberta launches court challenge of federal Bill C-69

Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 7:25 AM MDT

EDMONTON — The Alberta government has officially asked the province's Appeal Court whether Ottawa's new environmental assessment process for major…

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Squamish council chides Woodfibre LNG for lack of consultation

Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 7:20 AM MDT

During the first council meeting after summer break, Squamish, B.C. council members and staff criticized Woodfibre LNG for what both…

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​Construction of Trans Mountain expansion still faces hurdles

Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 7:13 AM MDT

VANCOUVER — The federal government has said that the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion will be operational by mid-2022. Whether that…

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Democrats step on shaky political ground with fracking bans

Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 7:06 AM MDT

DENVER — Several Democratic presidential candidates are running on a promise to ban fracking — and stepping on unstable political…

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