Company has agreed to plead guilty to criminal charges and pay $4.3 billion in penalties.
The automaker has reached a $15 billion civil settlement with environmental authorities and car owners in the US.
Oliver Schmidt charged with conspiracy to defraud the US government and wire fraud.
Global sales rose to 567,900 from 487,700 despite the damage to the company’s reputation.
$20 million prize is funded by the industry group Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance and US company NRG.
President-elect met with climate activists Gore and DiCaprio, but has also tapped oil magnates for his cabinet.
First in a list of investment criteria was technologies with potential to reduce GHG emissions by at least a half gigaton.
Brian Pallister says the intention to cut the annual rate increase on health care transfer payments to 3% in April is unacceptable.
Don’t expect to see a balance sheet laying out the specific path to 524 million tonnes of greenhouse gases.
Households will pay an average of $156 next year in added costs on gasoline and natural gas.
Trudeau sits down next week with provincial and territorial premiers to complete a pan-Canadian climate strategy.
It could be cheaper for Ontario polluters to purchase California allowances when their markets are linked in 2018.
Concession part of negotiations to new equivalency agreement recognizing the work the province has done to reduce GHGs.
Automaker says the job cuts will save $4 billion annually.
CO2 from fossil fuels and industry is projected to grow by just 0.2% this year.