Renewables


U.S. removing tariffs on Canadian solar panels

Monday, July 11, 2022, 6:49 AM MDT

Canada and the United States have reached an agreement to remove American tariffs on Canadian-made solar products. International Trade Minister…

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China’s renewable energy growth outlook for 2022 keeps getting bigger

Friday, June 24, 2022, 7:05 AM MDT

China’s leading renewable energy think-tank gave the most bullish forecast yet for its renewable power build-out this year as it…

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Oil producers are planning the world’s biggest floating wind farm

Friday, June 17, 2022, 6:23 AM MDT

A group of oil and gas producers including Equinor ASA, Shell plc and TotalEnergies SE are considering building what would…

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World will spend an estimated $1 trillion on offshore wind power by 2031

Wednesday, May 18, 2022, 7 AM MDT

Offshore wind power installations will increase nearly nine-fold this decade as the world pours $1 trillion into the clean energy…

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Parkland Corporation to build renewable diesel plant at Burnaby refinery

Tuesday, May 10, 2022, 6:20 AM MDT

Parkland Corporation says it plans to spend $600 million to increase renewable fuel production at its Burnaby refinery in British Columbia.…

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TransAlta signs deal with Meta on new 200-megawatt Oklahoma wind project

Tuesday, April 5, 2022, 2:14 PM MDT

TransAlta Corp. says it has signed a deal with Meta, formerly known as Facebook, to sell the technology giant power…

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Suncor getting out of wind and solar; will shift focus to hydrogen and renewable fuel

Tuesday, April 5, 2022, 6:16 AM MDT

Suncor Energy says it is getting rid of its wind and solar assets. In a news release Monday, the Calgary-based…

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Third federal loan guarantee finalized for N.L.'s troubled Muskrat Falls project

Friday, April 1, 2022, 6:13 AM MDT

Financing has been secured for Ottawa's third loan guarantee propping up a delay-plagued hydro project in Newfoundland and Labrador. The…

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N.L.'s wait for Muskrat Falls power could carry on another year, consultant says

Monday, March 21, 2022, 2:54 PM MDT

A sharply worded new report from a consulting firm hired to monitor the long-delayed Muskrat Falls hydro project in Newfoundland…

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U.K. to ramp up offshore wind targets in energy security push

Friday, March 18, 2022, 6:27 AM MDT

The U.K. is planning to significantly raise targets for offshore wind power as part of its drive toward energy self-sufficiency…

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RBC, Shopify to buy power from Berkshire’s Alberta wind project

Friday, March 11, 2022, 7:19 AM MST

Royal Bank of Canada, Shopify Inc. and Bullfrog Power Inc. have agreed to buy a combined 90,000 megawatt-hours of energy…

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French power-plant emissions rebound after gas-to-coal switches

Monday, February 28, 2022, 6:42 AM MST

Greenhouse-gas emissions from France’s power sector increased 10 per cent last year as rising natural-gas prices pushed electricity producers to…

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