Regulatory


​Alberta Court of Appeal to rule on whether federal carbon tax should stand

Monday, February 24, 2020, 5:48 AM MST

The Alberta Court of Appeal is to release its decision today in the province's challenge of the federal government's carbon…

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The humble urban garbage truck gets a high-tech battery makeover

Monday, February 10, 2020, 1:25 PM MST

Automakers from Tesla Inc. to Ford Motor Co. are developing ever-sleeker, futuristic-looking electric cars. Volvo AB has something a little…

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​A $1.4 trillion asset manager is zeroing in on methane leaks

Thursday, February 6, 2020, 3:43 PM MST

Methane leaks are making the climate crisis worse faster, but companies and investors still find them hard to trace. Legal…

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New LNG facility approved in Fort Nelson

Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 10:28 AM MST

Plans for a new natural gas liquefaction facility in Fort Nelson have been approved by the BC Oil and Gas…

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​AER warns against tampering with oil and gas infrastructure

Monday, January 27, 2020, 7 AM MST

The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) issued a warning on Friday that tampering with oil and gas infrastructure, such as turning…

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Alberta Urban Municipalities Association wants province to make tax changes

Monday, January 27, 2020, 6:38 AM MST

The Alberta Urban Municipalities Association is calling on the province to change legislation to allow local governments to collect property…

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​Alberta landowners urge farmers to cut power to wells with unpaid debts

Friday, January 24, 2020, 6:34 AM MST

A group of Alberta landowners is asking farmers and ranchers to fight back against unpaid debts and unreclaimed oil and…

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Saskatchewan launches electronic pipeline registry

Thursday, January 23, 2020, 2:06 PM MST

Saskatchewan has modernized its regulatory oversight of oil and gas infrastructure with a new electronic online pipeline registry.The province said…

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Alberta Energy Regulator laying off staff, restructures, deals with budget cuts

Wednesday, January 22, 2020, 6:27 AM MST

The agency responsible for approving and assessing energy development in Alberta is laying off staff as it deals with budget…

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​Horgan says 'rule of law applies,' LNG pipeline will proceed despite protests

Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 7:22 AM MST

VICTORIA — A natural gas pipeline across northern British Columbia is vital to the region's economic future and it will…

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BC Human Rights commissioner hasn’t done her homework on Coastal GasLink: former Wet’suwet’en chief

Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 7:17 AM MST

B.C.’s Human Rights Commissioner Kasari Govender has weighed in on the thorny issue of who represents First Nations – democratically…

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​RCMP launches criminal investigation after finding tire piles, accelerants near Coastal GasLink

Thursday, January 9, 2020, 1:37 PM MST

The RCMP has launched a criminal investigation relating to traps likely to cause bodily arm after discovering hazardous blockades in…

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