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January 18, 2017  

New technologies to boost profits, reduce costs, limit oil sands emissions

Newly constructed well projects likely to be profitable at benchmark oil prices of about US$50 per barrel.

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January 13, 2017  

EPA accuses Fiat Chrysler of cheating on emissions

Agency will continue to investigate the the eight software functions.

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January 12, 2017  

Six employees indicted in Volkswagen emissions scandal

Company has agreed to plead guilty to criminal charges and pay $4.3 billion in penalties.

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January 11, 2017  

Emissions cheating deal could put Volkswagen employees in hot seat

The automaker has reached a $15 billion civil settlement with environmental authorities and car owners in the US.

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January 10, 2017  

Second VW employee arrested over emissions scheme

Oliver Schmidt charged with conspiracy to defraud the US government and wire fraud.

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January 9, 2017  

China boosts VW sales despite diesel emissions scandal

Global sales rose to 567,900 from 487,700 despite the damage to the company’s reputation.

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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 General Sustainability
December 15, 2016  

Trump sending mixed signals on climate change

President-elect met with climate activists Gore and DiCaprio, but has also tapped oil magnates for his cabinet.

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December 13, 2016  

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.

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December 12, 2016  

Manitoba won’t sign climate framework over health spending concerns

Brian Pallister says the intention to cut the annual rate increase on health care transfer payments to 3% in April is unacceptable.

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December 8, 2016  

Climate summit won’t detail plans to meet federal GHG reduction targets

Don’t expect to see a balance sheet laying out the specific path to 524 million tonnes of greenhouse gases.

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December 1, 2016  

Cap-and-trade to cost people, business $8B in first years

Households will pay an average of $156 next year in added costs on gasoline and natural gas.

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December 1, 2016  

Pipeline approvals complicate math of cutting GHGs

Trudeau sits down next week with provincial and territorial premiers to complete a pan-Canadian climate strategy.

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November 23, 2016  

Ont. cap and trade won’t limit emissions through 2020

It could be cheaper for Ontario polluters to purchase California allowances when their markets are linked in 2018.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Sustainability
November 21, 2016  

NS to use coal fired plants past 2030 federal deadline

Concession part of negotiations to new equivalency agreement recognizing the work the province has done to reduce GHGs.