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News Energy Oil & Gas General Sustainability
June 9, 2020  

Alberta First Nations appeal suspension of monitoring in oilpatch

Appeal argues suspensions were made without any rationale linking specific activities to COVID-19 risks.

News Energy Manufacturing General Sustainability
November 6, 2018  

CSIS says federal pipeline purchase seen as ‘betrayal’ by many opponents

Spy agency’s heavily censored brief highlights a renewed sense of indignation among protesters.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
July 3, 2018  

Terrapure acquires Hamilton environmental and waste services firm

Broadens its suite of resource recovery and environmental solutions.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
April 24, 2018  

Enbridge Line 3 project should follow existing route: US judge

Proposal opposed by environmentalists because Enbridge’s preferred route would carry oil sands crude across environmentally sensitive areas.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
April 10, 2017  

Feds criticize report on burying nuclear waste near Lake Huron

Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency calls OPG’s analysis of other sites vague and superficial.

News Automotive Energy Manufacturing General
March 8, 2017  

Trump set to roll back federal fuel economy requirements

Automakers say rules add thousands of dollars to new car prices and could cost jobs.

News Construction Manufacturing General
February 17, 2015  

McInnis faces Lafarge lawsuit over $1.1B cement plant

Environmental groups withdraw from suit and agree to mediated talks.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
October 29, 2014  

NS approves disposal of 5M litres of fracking waste

Will be used as a coolant at a Lafarge cement plant in Brookfield.

News Construction Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
October 28, 2014  

Defence launched for Quebec’s $1.1B cement plant

Project at risk if it’s postponed for environmental hearings.

News Energy Manufacturing General
October 28, 2014  

Alevo to make batteries at old Philip Morris NC plant

Start-up is not seeking tax breaks or incentives to locate in North Carolina.

News General
October 3, 2014  

Group launches constitutional challenge of Kinder review

Court of Appeal motions says new process unfairly restricts public participation.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
September 24, 2014  

Eclipse Automation launches green bike initiative

Employees cut emissions riding instead of driving between Cambridge, Ont. locations.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Sustainability
September 24, 2014  

TransCanada exploratory drilling in E. Quebec halted

Government temporarily suspends seismic surveys for marine terminal.

News Chemicals Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General Sustainability
August 5, 2014  

Small chemical spill at Cascades Norampac plant

Industrial bleach splashed onto soil and into river from container tip over.

News General
March 25, 2014  

Climate change brings chance to build a better world: Scientists

Global warming experts write report detailing risks and opportunities.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Production
March 18, 2014  

TransCanada’s Energy East pipeline not a boon for refiners

Environmental groups’ report says most oil will be exported unrefined.

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 Energy Business Operations Operations Technology
February 20, 2014  

Japan nuke plant reports new leak of highly radioactive water

Leak more toxic than previous Fukushima Dai-ichi incidents; TEPCO says it’s contained.

News Energy General
February 19, 2014  

180 eagles spend winter at Mich. power plant

They’re drawn by warm water discharge and an abundance of fish.

News Operations Sustainability
February 6, 2014  

NC river fouled by toxic coal ash spill from Duke Energy pond

Regulators waiting on test results to determine if there’s a hazard to people or wildlife.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability
February 6, 2014  

Energy East pipeline would increase GHG emissions: study

Pembina Institute wants regulators to consider climate impacts during hearings.

News Energy Business Operations Sustainability
January 30, 2014  

Officials encouraged by forthcoming State report on Keystone XL

Washington buzz is the report will bolster the case for the oil sands pipeline project.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability
January 22, 2014  

EU seeks more greenhouse gas reduction

Relaxes renewable energy goals in climate change fight.

News Energy Business Operations Sustainability
January 16, 2014  

Neil Young oil sands tour continues as criticism mounts

Comments comparing the oil sands to Hiroshima after the atomic bomb raise ire of Wall and Oliver.

News Business Operations Sustainability
December 6, 2013  

Oil sands area largely intact, but environmental impacts growing

Report finds animals prefer old-growth forests and some are deserting the region.

News General
November 25, 2013  

Study suggests First Nations exposed to pollutants in Sarnia area

More research needed to link ‘Chemical Valley’ to hormone-blocking pollutants.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability
November 20, 2013  

Alberta orders cleanup of coal slurry spill into Athabasca River

Coal Valley Resources and Sherritt given timelines and deadlines.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability
November 19, 2013  

Honda counts on lean in Japan for hybrid Fit

Plans to export production methods to its plants globally

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
November 13, 2013  

Alberta won't appeal ruling on oilsands hearing review decision

The Oilsands Environmental coalition says it will resubmit its application.

News Business Operations Operations Technology
November 11, 2013  

BioteQ places its Bisbee plant on furlough indefinitely

Joint venture with miner was not generating positive cash flow as volumes declined.

News Energy Sustainability
October 22, 2013  

Alberta orders more environmental protection work at Primrose leak

Second order issued over northern Alberta oil sands project, CNRL to find root cause of bitumen releases.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
October 17, 2013  

Newalta, DuPont collaborate on water processing technology

Will remove solids from water used at oil and gas sites for higher level of reuse.