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News Energy Oil & Gas General Sustainability
April 21, 2014  

BC environment minister warned about LNG GHG emissions

The province’s dreamed-of liquefied natural gas industry poses some big environmental challenges.

News Oil & Gas Sustainability
April 14, 2014  

Oil and gas our greatest source of greenhouse gases

Energy sector surpasses transportation as Canada’s largest generator of emissions.

News Government Manufacturing Sustainability
April 1, 2014  

Climate change shapes Asia’s future

Governments face rising risks to food security, health and social order.

News Automotive Oil & Gas Business Operations
March 6, 2014  

Brad Wall says carbon levy might help get Keystone XL approved

Canada-US cooperation on GHG targets would give Obama some elbow room on contentious pipeline project, Saskatchewan premier says.

News Energy Business Operations Sustainability
February 27, 2014  

Keystone XL contractor followed federal rules: State Department

Involvement of some staff with other, unrelated TransCanada work fully disclosed.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Sustainability Technology
January 31, 2014  

Ballard to supply zero emission fuel cell modules for buses in Europe

FCvelocity-HD7 fuel cell modules will be used as range extenders in Poland-based Solaris’ electric buses.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability
January 22, 2014  

EU seeks more greenhouse gas reduction

Relaxes renewable energy goals in climate change fight.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
December 16, 2013  

Industry, governments discuss conditions for oil sands water release

Officials say releases would only involve treated water and wouldn’t happen until the end of a mine’s life.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
November 28, 2013  

No timeline on long overdue oil and gas environmental regulations

Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq is refusing to provide a deadline for rules that will force the energy sector to clean up its act.

News Energy Business Operations Operations Sustainability
November 4, 2013  

Top climate scientists ask environmentalists for nuclear support

New renewable energy sources won’t scale up fast enough to supply world’s needs.

News Energy Business Operations Operations Sustainability
September 25, 2013  

Obama to nix Keystone regardless of Canada’s climate vows

Environmentalists say expanding “tarsands” incompatible with containing climate change.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
August 30, 2013  

Pollution violations prevent China’s two biggest oil producers from expanding refining

Chinese leaders face growing public pressure to curb industrial emissions fouling major cities.

News Aerospace Transportation Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
August 27, 2013  

Bombardier refusing to cede more market to rival Embraer

Cites strides in new markets such as Africa, Indonesia and Russia

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability
July 19, 2013  

Obama finds unlikely climate change partner in China

The other major polluter enters into joint emissions-cutting initiatives.

News Sustainability
June 25, 2013  

Obama climate plan targets coal

Will push for renewable energy projects, international agreements.

News Energy Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
June 20, 2013  

Obama plans major push on climate change

Plan is to curb emissions, boost efficiency and expand renewable energy.

News Energy Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
June 19, 2013  

Danish fund invests $200M in Cape Wind alternative energy project

$2.6B offshore wind farm a first for the US, but faces entrenched opposition.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
May 15, 2013  

Wall pitches made-in-Saskatchewan carbon capture tech to US

Plan is to capture 90% of CO2 emissions at Boundary Dam, most of which will be sold back to oil and gas companies.

News Aerospace Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
May 14, 2013  

Aviation sector targets global solution to emissions

Global aviation accounts for around 2% of global man-made carbon dioxide emissions.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Sustainability
May 13, 2013  

World passes CO2 level milestone: We’re stuck’ with global warming

Carbon measurement passes 400 ppm, shows emissions are accelerating.

News Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability
May 13, 2013  

NRC, Canadian Natural Resources team up on $19M biofuels plant

Plant will use oil sands CO2 emissions to turn algae into fuel, fertilizer and livestock feed.

News Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Production Sustainability
May 6, 2013  

Lafarge, partners invest $8 million in low carbon fuels at cement plant

Ontario plant will use renewable, locally-procured, low carbon fuels to cut GHG emissions.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Sustainability
April 1, 2013  

Anti-pollution plan dings Americans at the gas pump

Reducing sulfur in gas and tightening auto emission would raise gasoline prices by less than a penny per gallon.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Sustainability
March 6, 2013  

New oil and gas regulations in their final stages, Kent says

The rules would seek to cut the sector’s overall emissions by 17% by 2020.

News Energy Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
March 4, 2013  

Energy companies already factor in higher carbon costs: study

Sustainable Prosperity study says they’re using self-imposed, internal pricing.

News Operations Production Sustainability
February 27, 2013  

University-industry auto projects get $21.4M boost

Funded projects focus on emissions reduction, electric vehicle efficiency, and vehicle safety.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
January 15, 2013  

CO2 Solutions gets $348,000 for carbon capture development

Non-reimbursable funding for “enzyme management process optimization work.”

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
January 10, 2013  

CO2 Solutions granted three new US patents

Will aid in the capture of carbon emissions in several industry segments.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Sustainability
January 2, 2013  

Economics make carbon capture unfeasible: TransAlta boss

Project Pioneer capture plant cancelled after oil extraction methods improved.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability Technology
October 12, 2012  

Canada’s environment ministers announce agreement to reduce smog, improve air quality

Agreement updates air quality standards for the first time in 20 years, starting with sulphur dioxide, nitrogen dioxide and volatile organic compounds.

News Energy Sustainability
September 26, 2012  

Forged aluminum truck wheels dramatically cut CO2

Alcoa peer-reviewed study looks at the benefits of switching from steel wheels.

News Operations Sustainability
July 18, 2012  

Saskatoon powers up its landfill

Energy project near completion, will power 1,300 homes.