Regulatory


Exxon Mobil beats New York climate change lawsuit

Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 6:37 PM MST

Exxon Mobil Corp. won a closely watched trial over its accounting for the financial risks of climate change, in an…

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​Enbridge declines to estimate Line 3 startup despite positive state ruling

Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 6:22 PM MST

CALGARY — The CEO of Enbridge Inc. says an updated environmental review released by a Minnesota state agency on Monday…

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​B.C. mulls potential promise and pitfalls of UNDRIP

Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 6:09 PM MST

The United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) has been formally adopted in B.C.Whether it will be…

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​Good news for Line 3 as updated Minnesota assessment finds project poses no serious threat to Lake Superior

Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 7:14 AM MST

MINNEAPOLIS — An updated environmental review released by a state agency Monday found no serious threat to Lake Superior if…

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Job numbers disappointing, but oil and gas growth expected in 2020: Kenney

Monday, December 9, 2019, 7:33 AM MST

EDMONTON — The latest job numbers from Statistics Canada are disappointing, said Alberta Premier Jason Kenney, but he's expecting the…

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Alberta carbon regulation deemed to meet federal benchmark

Monday, December 9, 2019, 7:22 AM MST

Alberta’s carbon pricing system on large industrial emitters is sufficient to keep Ottawa from imposing its own federal output-based carbon…

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New oilsands project gets Alberta approval, now awaits pipeline capacity increases: develope

Friday, December 6, 2019, 7:04 AM MST

CALGARY — The developer of a 12,000-barrel-per-day thermal oilsands project approved Thursday by the Alberta government says actually going ahead…

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Expanded Kitimat LNG export licence gets federal approval

Friday, December 6, 2019, 7:01 AM MST

CALGARY — The Canada Energy Regulator says it has approved an application from Chevron Canada for a 40-year licence to…

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​Correction to Coastal GasLink Pipeline series

Wednesday, December 4, 2019, 2:54 PM MST

In late November, JWN published a series of articles analyzing the Coastal GasLink Pipeline, which is currently under construction to…

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Canada West Foundation CEO Hall Findlay to become Suncor’s chief sustainability officer

Tuesday, December 3, 2019, 6:58 AM MST

Martha Hall Findlay is leaving her post as CEO of the Canada West Foundation to become senior vice-president and chief…

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​Northeast B.C. gas pipeline cleared to return to full operating pressure, 13 months after blast

Monday, December 2, 2019, 7:15 AM MST

The Canadian Energy Regulator (CER) has approved a natural gas pipeline in Northeast B.C. that ruptured causing fire last fall…

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Coastal GasLink Pipeline analysis Part 4: Recommendations for conflict resolution

Thursday, November 28, 2019, 5:49 PM MST

This article concludes a four-part series analyzing the Coastal GasLink Pipeline, which is currently under construction to provide natural gas…

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