BP sells petrochemicals arm to Ineos for US$5B
The move is part of the oil giant’s plan to shift activities to renewable sources of energy
Green income trusts could accelerate Canada’s energy transition
Could give private investors incentives to massively scale up investments in new low-carbon energy technologies.
Global energy storage to rebound, witness strong capacity additions: Frost & Sullivan
The United States and China are set to be the biggest markets for energy storage in terms of installations and installed capacity
NB alliance formed to promote development of small nuclear reactors
Part of the province’s effort to meet 2050 carbon emission reduction targets.
Quebec, Atlantic premiers discuss hydro as clean energy solution
Stressed the importance of a developing transmission network to supply a variety of developing clean energy sources.
TMX pipeline could fund $500M a year in clean energy projects
Morneau says the pipeline extension to the BC coast is a crucial piece of financing for a clean energy economy.
Study says clean energy fast track to employment growth
Sector encompassing renewable energy and energy conservation produced 300,000 jobs by 2017.
Canada well placed to meet world’s growing energy demands
Ranks as a responsible supplier compared to most other major oil and gas exporting nations.
Federal $10.4M clean energy investment goes to Haida Gwaii in BC
Project involves expanding an existing hydroelectricity installation and reducing use of diesel fuel.
Clean energy one of Canada’s fastest growing industries
In 2017, nearly 300,000 Canadians were directly employed in the industry.
Ballard to establish fuel cell Center of Excellence in Europe
Marine CoE will address zero-emission powertrain requirements for the marine industry.
Shell signs biofuels agreement with SBI BioEnergy Inc.
Agreement grants Shell exclusive development and licensing rights for SBI’s renewable drop-in biofuels.
US bucks trend to clean energy and research to promote fossil fuels
Other governments are doubling R&D budgets, US is cutting funding and deflecting to private sector.
Trump dumps Obama’s ‘clean’ energy plan
Order initiates a review of the Clean Power Plan, which restricts greenhouse gas emissions at coal-fired power plants.
Gates, Zuckerberg part of coalition investing $1B in clean energy fund
First in a list of investment criteria was technologies with potential to reduce GHG emissions by at least a half gigaton.