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News Government Sustainability
June 10, 2020  

Greta pushes Canada, Norway, on climate before UN Security Council vote

Wants commitment to no new oil and gas exploration or production, and phase out existing production.

News Manufacturing General
April 6, 2020  

Virus response a chance to shift economy’s direction: experts

Asking how it can be restored without greenhouse gases tagging along.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 31, 2019  

Ontario argues carbon tax stickers help ‘further’ free expression

Canadian Civil Liberties Association is challenging the law, saying it violates free speech provisions.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
October 22, 2019  

Permafrost emits more carbon in winter than plants absorb in summer: study

Study shows world’s tundra is becoming a source of greenhouse gas emissions responsible for climate change.

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
May 15, 2019  

Scheer’s climate plan to focus on cutting emissions elsewhere

He intends to release his climate plan next month.

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
May 8, 2019  

Greenhouse gases causing Arctic seas to acidify quicker: report

Predicts the Beaufort Sea will be corrosive enough within a decade to make it hard for clams or crabs to create shells.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
May 8, 2019  

Calgary researchers turn greenhouse gases into carbon fibre

Multiple industrial uses include replacing metal in cars and airplanes, construction.

News Energy Manufacturing General Sustainability
April 26, 2019  

UN climate chief warns current path leads to ‘catastrophe’

She warns the world has 12 years until carbon emissions reach “a point of no return.”

Insight Government Manufacturing General
April 22, 2019  

Carbon pricing offers cold comfort

Business comes up short on the rebates and the policy will likely come up short on emissions reduction.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 15, 2019  

Feds could tell you when to drive if carbon price law stands, court told

Ontario’s challenge to the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act is about which level of government has the power to deal with the climate change problem.

News Sustainability Technology
April 4, 2019  

Ballard to establish fuel cell Center of Excellence in Europe

Marine CoE will address zero-emission powertrain requirements for the marine industry.

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
November 15, 2018  

No G20 member has climate plan that meets Paris targets: report

Climate Transparency analysis says each Canadian produces nearly three times the G20 average of eight tonnes of GHGs per person.

News Energy Manufacturing General Sustainability
November 5, 2018  

Carbon taxes on coal fired power plants to affect only some of their emissions

McKenna insists coal plants will pay a carbon price until national regulations force the plants out of existence by 2030.

News Government Manufacturing Sustainability
October 8, 2018  

No change to Canada’s climate plans as UN report warns of losing battle

Meeting the ambitious goal requires rapid, far-reaching and unprecedented changes in all aspects of society.

News Energy Manufacturing General
August 20, 2018  

Trump ready to ease rules on coal fired power plants

States to get broad authority to determine how to restrict greenhouse gas emissions.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General Sustainability
August 7, 2018  

Plastic degrading in the ocean produces greenhouse gas: study

Canadian-led researchers in Hawaii found emissions phenomenon is intensified by sun exposure.

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
August 2, 2018  

Citing competitiveness pressures, feds ease carbon tax thresholds

Any plan has to be done looking at the environment and the economy together: McKenna.

News Energy Manufacturing General Sustainability
July 4, 2018  

California revives 100% carbon free energy bill

Alternative resources would include wind, solar, geothermal, small dams and others that don’t produce climate changing gases.

Insight Government Manufacturing Sustainability
May 16, 2018  

Carbon, for what it’s worth

We’ll pay a high price for government efforts to do a poor job of reducing emissions.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
May 11, 2018  

Aluminum smelting breakthrough produces oxygen instead of greenhouse gases

Process eliminates greenhouse gas emissions from traditional smelting by producing oxygen.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
February 15, 2018  

Toyota Canada CEO concerned sole focus on zero-emission vehicles will miss real target

Larry Hutchinson stressed the need for multiple powertrain technologies to reduce greenhouse gases.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 2, 2017  

Canada not walking the walk on cutting greenhouse gas emissions: OECD leader

Angel Gurria notes a willingness to reduce emissions but falling far short of targets.

News Energy Manufacturing General
April 26, 2017  

Saskatchewan showcases its solar power generation co-operative

Ninety-two panels are producing power for Saskatoon Light and Power.

News Energy Manufacturing Business Operations General Sustainability
January 11, 2017  

Climate change expertise lacking in Canadian boardrooms

Many publicly traded companies address environmental risks but issues tend to be about meeting regulatory requirements.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
January 3, 2017  

Alberta ‘still standing’ on Day 2 of carbon tax: Phillips

Tax adds 4.5 cents per litre of gasoline at the pumps, hikes costs for home heating.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Sustainability
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.

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.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
November 16, 2016  

Canada called out on pursuit of GHG cuts, fossil fuel expansion

Trans Mountain pipeline would add 14-17 million tonnes of CO2 equivalent per year.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations Economy General Sustainability
November 15, 2016  

Trump win won’t affect Alberta climate plans, minister says

Environment minister says moving ahead to limit GHGs will bring new jobs and investment to Alberta.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Operations Production Sustainability
November 2, 2016  

Alberta bill caps oil sands emissions at 100 megatonnes a year

Operators currently emit about 66 megatonnes of greenhouse gases a year.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Sustainability
October 25, 2016  

Alberta taps climate levy fund to help farmers reduce GHG emissions

Province will spend $10 million to expand existing programs to encourage the use energy efficient equipment and solar power.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Sustainability Technology
October 24, 2016  

Alberta adds $33M to GHG reduction fund

Money will be used to develop emissions reduction technologies, and is to be funded by a carbon levy heavy CO2 emitters have paid into since 2007.