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Feature Chemicals General Technology
October 20, 2020  

Controllable membrane to pull CO2 out of exhaust streams

Electrically switchable system continuously separates gases without moving parts or wasted space.

News Aerospace Energy Manufacturing General Sustainability
July 8, 2020  

Air Transat signs deal to use jet fuel made from captured CO2

SAF+ Consortium is setting up a pilot plant in Montreal to make the kerosene used for synthetic jet fuel.

News General
January 7, 2020  

New industry develops around sucking carbon dioxide out of atmosphere

Turning CO2 into a useful product that can be profitably removed from the atmosphere.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
September 9, 2019  

Volkswagen bets big on electric. Will consumers buy in?

Electric cars remain a niche product at less than 2% of the market, due to higher prices and worries about recharging.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
August 8, 2019  

Clean technology innovator CarbonCure partners with Linde

CO2 utilizing concrete technology will be introduced to 25 countries, with initial efforts focused on Germany, Sweden, Switzerland and Singapore.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General Sustainability
August 1, 2019  

Increasing government debt rarely a successful strategy

Spending our way to a heightened state of environmental stewardship could cause more harm than good.

News Manufacturing Minerals General Sustainability
July 25, 2019  

UBC research on capturing carbon from mining secures federal funding

NRC has awarded $2 million for testing of techniques at the Gahcho Kue diamond mine in the Northwest Territories.

Insight Government Manufacturing Sustainability
July 8, 2019  

How Canada can tax carbon efficiently

Carbon tax should replace other, less efficient policies with the same objective and be offset by cuts in other taxes.

Feature Manufacturing General Sustainability Technology
June 20, 2019  

A cure for carbon: Putting CO2 to work in concrete manufacturing

CarbonCure’s mission is to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from concrete manufacturing.

News Energy Manufacturing General Sustainability
April 26, 2019  

UN climate chief warns current path leads to ‘catastrophe’

She warns the world has 12 years until carbon emissions reach “a point of no return.”

News Economy General
September 4, 2018  

European automakers claim cutting emissions could cost jobs [UPDATED]

ACEA warns against overly stringent CO2 targets, and unrealistic sales quota for battery electric vehicles.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
July 30, 2018  

Manitoba moves a step closer to carbon price for large emitters

Government eyeing $25 per tonne on industrial facilities with annual emissions of at least 50,000 tonnes of CO2 equivalent.

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
May 9, 2018  

Environment groups pan Liberals for fossil fuels, parks management

Government has kept promises in principle, but not in execution.

News Energy Manufacturing General Sustainability
April 9, 2018  

Pollution to products: CO2 competition enters final round

The 10 finalists will collect $5 million in prize money, or $500,000 apiece.

News Energy Manufacturing General Technology
November 6, 2017  

Likely no more carbon capture and storage projects due to costs: SaskPower

Technology worthwhile but low cost of natural gas makes it a more viable option.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
October 30, 2017  

Manitoba sets carbon tax at $25 a tonne as Trudeau warns feds will impose price

Pallister is ready for a battle with the federal government, which he suggested is using intimidation.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
October 9, 2017  

Scientists say cost of CO2 scrubbing is main obstacle to clean coal

US power sector wants bigger tax credits or other incentives to close the cost gap for using them.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
September 6, 2017  

Panel on climate change opens session in Montreal to map out future reports

Assessments of research by climate scientists help with the development of climate policy.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations Production Sustainability
June 23, 2017  

St Marys Cement puts CO2 to work

Manufacturing cement products creates a lot of carbon dioxide, but it can be used to grow one of nature’s greenest sources.

Feature Manufacturing General Sustainability
June 19, 2017  

Pond Technologies is closing the carbon cycle

The cleantech company is helping heavy industrial emitters convert CO2 into revenue.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General Sustainability
May 10, 2017  

Federal carbon tax plan will include individual rebates, follow Alberta’s plan

Feds will send money raised from the tax to individuals, bypassing provinces refuse to impose their own carbon price.

News Energy Manufacturing General
April 25, 2017  

Converting coal to natural gas would help China’s smog

…But it would dramatically increase carbon dioxide emissions.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
April 13, 2017  

Scientists seek cheap way to remove CO2 from climate in Oman’s hills

Looking to discover how a natural process millions of years ago transformed CO2 into limestone and marble.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Sustainability
March 20, 2017  

Two reports point to need for energy shift to start now

Unparalleled ramp-up of low carbon technologies in all countries to keep temperature increases below 2 degrees C.

News Manufacturing General
March 15, 2017  

Large area of acidified water found in western Arctic Ocean

Related to absorption of increasing levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide.

News Manufacturing General
March 13, 2017  

Companies seek to turn captured CO2 into concrete, fish food, toothpaste

Alberta agency has provided $35 million to find the best new uses for captured carbon.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
January 26, 2017  

Saskatchewan businesses, farmers criticize carbon tax in letter to Trudeau

Letter’s signatories say the federal government hasn’t properly examined how the levy will affect various industries.

News Energy Manufacturing Business Operations General Sustainability
January 11, 2017  

Climate change expertise lacking in Canadian boardrooms

Many publicly traded companies address environmental risks but issues tend to be about meeting regulatory requirements.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Sustainability
January 9, 2017  

Nine Canadian teams among semi-finalists in Carbon XPrize competition

$20 million prize is funded by the industry group Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance and US company NRG.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Transportation Business Operations Economy General Sustainability
January 2, 2017  

Alberta NDP defend carbon tax on day when prices rise

Gasoline prices rose 4.5 cents per litre on Jan. 1.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Operations Production Sustainability
January 2, 2017  

How Ontario’s cap and trade system will work

The government hopes to spur technology investment as the emissions cap declines through 2020.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Sustainability
December 21, 2016  

Energy Dept. offers $2B loan to carbon storage project

Plant will use petroleum coke to make methanol.