Regulatory


Biofuels don't lower gas price or emissions, report finds

Thursday, June 6, 2019, 7:04 AM MDT

A U.S. federal program requiring the use of corn-based ethanol and biodiesel in gasoline supplies hasn’t lowered pump prices or…

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​Alberta makes it official: Bill passed and proclaimed to kill carbon tax

Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 7:17 AM MDT

EDMONTON — Alberta's consumer carbon tax is now officially gone.Members of the legislature voted last night to pass the bill…

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Trudeau says carbon tax can help deal with extreme weather, Alberta fires

Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 7:14 AM MDT

VANCOUVER — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the federal carbon tax will help deal with weather disasters such as fires…

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​China's ‘game changer’ pipeline reform to supercharge gas demand

Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 7:09 AM MDT

China’s looming pipeline reform is poised to spur competition in its natural gas industry, lowering prices and supercharging demand from…

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New Line 3 setback bad news for oilpatch

Monday, June 3, 2019, 6:15 PM MDT

CALGARY — A court ruling in Minnesota that could further delay Enbridge Inc.'s Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project spells…

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Pipeline protesters could face 20-year sentence under Trump plan

Monday, June 3, 2019, 5:58 PM MDT

As Texas goes ... so goes the nation?A Trump administration proposal to strengthen criminal penalties against people who interfere with…

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Saskatchewan takes federal carbon tax fight to Supreme Court of Canada

Monday, June 3, 2019, 5:53 PM MDT

SASKATOON — The Saskatchewan government has filed notice that it is taking its challenge of the federal carbon tax to…

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​CAPP calls for more timely regulatory regime for pipelines

Monday, June 3, 2019, 5:51 PM MDT

OTTAWA — The country's largest oil and gas lobby group is urging all political parties in the run-up to the…

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​Investigation ordered into Vancouver police conduct during anti pipeline protest

Monday, June 3, 2019, 7:15 AM MDT

VANCOUVER — The police complaint commissioner of B.C. has ordered an investigation into the conduct of one or more members…

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​B.C. sets timelines, funding requirements for orphaned oil and gas wells

Monday, June 3, 2019, 7:13 AM MDT

British Columbia's Oil and Gas Commission says the province is the first in Western Canada to impose legal timelines for…

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​U.S. oil industry poised to attack as Trump boosts ethanol in fuels

Monday, June 3, 2019, 7:06 AM MDT

Oil industry representatives are preparing to go to court to fight the Environmental Protection Agency regulation issued Friday that allows…

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Alberta set to pass law to kill provincial carbon tax, as federal tax looms

Friday, May 31, 2019, 7:21 AM MDT

EDMONTON — Alberta's consumer carbon tax is dead, setting the stage for a showdown with Ottawa over the imposition of…

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