Regulatory


Owner of Burnaby refinery fighting $5MM bill for uncollected taxes on coloured fuel

Thursday, July 18, 2019, 7:18 AM MDT

The Calgary company that owns the former Chevron refinery in Burnaby, B.C. is trying to fend off more than $5.24…

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​First U.S. city to ban natural gas from new homes is Berkely, California

Thursday, July 18, 2019, 7:11 AM MDT

In a vote late Tuesday, Berkeley -- the city near San Francisco long known for its progressive politics -- banned…

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U.S. nuclear commission considers fewer inspections

Thursday, July 18, 2019, 7:05 AM MDT

WASHINGTON — Nuclear Regulatory Commission staff is recommending that the agency cut back on inspections at the country's nuclear reactors,…

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New low-sulphur shipping rules now expected to be 'non-event' for Canadian heavy oil

Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 7:36 AM MDT

Canada’s heavy oil producers have been through too much to be distressed by the International Maritime Organization’s new rules limiting…

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​Companies to appear before panel today in public inquiry into B.C. gas prices

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

VANCOUVER — Four oil and gas companies are expected to answer questions today about how they use the Trans Mountain…

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​Will Trump let Chevron stay in Venezuela?

Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 7:15 AM MDT

WASHINGTON — Chevron was nearly booted from Venezuela in 2007 during a nationalization drive led by the late socialist President…

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​Opinion: Sorry, Trans Mountain protesters, grandparents aren't above the law

Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 7:26 AM MDT

Chris Campbell is editor of the Burnaby Now and the New Westminster Record. When Terry Christenson was arrested Wednesday after…

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​Oil and gas companies targeted in Germany's new carbon levy plan

Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 7:18 AM MDT

Oil and gas companies that supply Europe’s biggest energy market fuels for cars, trucks and heating may be soon be…

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Trudeau visits Trans Mountain terminal but gives no update on construction timeline

Monday, July 15, 2019, 7:25 AM MDT

EDMONTON — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is dismissing conservative claims that national unity is under threat.The Liberal leader says conservative…

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​Alberta, Quebec intervening in B.C. appeal of oil transport ruling

Monday, July 15, 2019, 7:22 AM MDT

The governments of Alberta and Quebec have filed notices of intervention in B.C.’s appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada…

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​Nova Scotia government approves Alberta company's tidal power project for Bay of Fundy

Monday, July 15, 2019, 7:16 AM MDT

HALIFAX — Another company has been granted permission to try to harness electricity from the powerful tides of the Bay…

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Kenney tells premiers' meeting national unity still threatened

Friday, July 12, 2019, 7:25 AM MDT

SASKATOON — Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says he still believes national unity is under threat despite two days of collaborative…

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