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August 4, 2020  

Husky targets 25% GHG emissions intensity cut, vows to hire more female leaders

In its 2020 environmental, social and governance report, it calls for a 25% emissions per barrel reduction by 2025

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March 21, 2018  

Oil sands technology alliance aims for cuts in industry’s need for steam

It’s responsible for about 56 million tonnes per year of the total of 71 million tonnes of GHGs emitted.

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August 16, 2017  

ENERGY STAR for Industry program to improve industrial energy efficiency

New program will improve industrial sector energy efficiency by helping facilities track, analyze and reduce energy consumption.

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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 15, 2016  

Task force urges private sector to better disclose climate risks

Report calls for organizations to routinely disclose potential risks and opportunities climate change poses to their business.

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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 12, 2016  

Details of Canada’s framework agreement on climate change

Agreement intended to ensure Canada meets, or exceeds, the 2030 goal of reducing GHG emissions by 30% below 2005 levels.

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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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September 19, 2016  

Parliament resumes with government facing tough choices, stagnant economy

Most daunting challenges facing government are related to energy development, carbon pricing and climate change.

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February 18, 2016  

Ontario to reveal cap and trade platform “within weeks”

Province expects to generate $1.3 billion in revenue from the program in 2017-18.

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November 26, 2015  

Suzuki’s comments equating oil industry to slavery “ridiculous,” Wall says

Suzuki responded to Wall’s position that Canada needs to consider the economy when talking about reducing GHG emissions.

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August 31, 2015  

General Mills sets ambitious goal for GHG cuts

Food conglomerate wants to reduce emissions 28% by 2025 from farm to fork to landfill.

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March 2, 2015  

GHG reduction technology to contribute $2.4B to economy by 2016

Alberta will benefit most, with a forecasted impact on the province’s GDP of $1.95 billion.

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December 10, 2014  

Harper calls oil and gas regs ‘crazy economic policy’

Meanwhile, four provincial governments have pledged to speed up GHG emission reductions at climate conference in Peru.

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November 19, 2014  

Nova Scotia needs a carbon tax, report says

Tax system review says carbon tax would generate $229 million in revenue by 2020.

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November 4, 2014  

Hyundai, Kia to pay US $100M to end overstated mileage probe

Penalty the first under new rules to limit the amount of heat-trapping gases cars are allowed to emit.

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November 3, 2014  

Suzuki Foundation says Canada must move on clean energy

UN climate science report says limiting environmental impact may require reducing GHG emissions to zero.

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October 3, 2014  

Saskatchewan carbon capture project draws global interest

SaskPower says 250 people from up to 20 countries attended the unveiling of the $1.4-billion Boundary Dam facility

News Energy Oil & Gas General Sustainability
July 9, 2014  

Alberta fails for years to monitor GHG reduction plan: auditor general

A lot of the reductions were hoped to be achieved through carbon capture and storage projects.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Sustainability
July 9, 2014  

COSIA ‘very close’ to establishing GHG targets, Suncor boss says

Suncor, GE have announced $18 million in investment for projects meant to cut GHG emissions and water use in the oil sands.

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January 15, 2014  

Electricity fuelled LNG plants create more jobs, less pollution: report

Report calls for legislation requiring LNG companies to power their plants with electricity.

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July 9, 2013  

Nuclear generation is best for Ontario’s energy future, study suggests

Nuclear generation investments in the Long Term Energy Plan lead to $60B in economic benefits, 100,000 more jobs.

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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.