News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
November 12, 2020  

Methane emissions from oilpatch twice as high as thought: survey

Could complicate regulatory attempts to nearly halve releases over the next five years.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Sustainability
October 30, 2019  

Alberta climate plan for industry retains key parts of old legislation

$30 a tonne for emissions over benchmark or collect credits if beneath.

News Manufacturing General
August 12, 2019  

CannTrust says Health Canada rated Vaughan cannabis facility non-compliant

Decision based on an inspection in July following revelations a greenhouse in Pelham was non-compliant.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Operations Production Technology
February 20, 2018  

Oil sands tech touted for boosted pipeline capacity years from deployment

As much as 30% more bitumen could be stuffed into existing pipelines if it is partially refined.

Insight Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
September 12, 2017  

Another blow to pipeline projects in Canada

NEB to judge projects based on greenhouse gas emissions upstream and downstream.

News Energy Manufacturing General
May 25, 2017  

Quebec-California cap and trade auction sells out current allowances

Shows improvement over previous 18% as Ontario prepares to join next year.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Sustainability
May 1, 2017  

Ontario expecting smaller cap and trade revenues

Government is now budgeting for an 80% average of allowances sold at the auctions.

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
April 3, 2017  

Ontario’s first cap and trade auction sells out current allowances

Wynne government says the March 22 auction brought in $472 million.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
March 27, 2017  

EPA chief: Trump to undo Obama plan to curb global warming

Trump’s intention is to bring back coal-mining jobs and reduce the cost of electricity.

News Energy Government General Sustainability
March 22, 2017  

Climate outlook improves as fewer coal plants built: Report

Construction starts for new plants in China and India down by 62% from last year.

News Manufacturing General
November 30, 2016  

Aurora is building a huge cannabis greenhouse operation in Leduc

The 800,000 square-foot facility will have an annual capacity equivalent to almost 313 million joints.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Transportation General
June 8, 2016  

Government support wanted for natural gas fuelled vehicles

Canadian Natural Gas Vehicle Alliance sees opportunities for trucks but incentives needed.

News Automotive Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General Sustainability
May 18, 2016  

Ontario passes cap and trade climate change bill

Chamber of Commerce urged delaying implementation for one year.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
March 11, 2016  

Alberta uses carbon levy cash for green energy project

$10 million going to SBI BioEnergy for $20 million canola fuel facility.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Sustainability
August 26, 2015  

China, US officials pursue clean coal deal

Countries will share results as they refine technologies to capture greenhouse gases.

News Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy Sustainability
April 14, 2014  

Cost of fighting climate change ‘modest’: UN panel

Zero- or low-carbon would reduce annual consumption growth 0.06%.

News Energy Business Operations Sustainability
June 30, 2011  

Clarity on climate change

We’ve had 20 years of global environmental finger wagging, scientific bunking and debunking, high-minded government rhetoric, pledges and policies: let’s take stock of the climate change file.

News General
March 15, 2011  

$250Gs to test drive carbon capture tech

CO2 Solution Inc. is getting a $250,000 from the federal government to validate proprietary technology that treats greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

News Sustainability
June 17, 2010  

$1.8M to demonstrate waste-to-biofuel technology

Ethanol made from wood chips and debris. Photo: Enerkem

News Business Operations Sustainability
February 18, 2010  

Oil sands not as dirty as some assert

Muskeg River and Shell Albian tailing pond. Photo: Global

News Sustainability
November 1, 2008  

Can the oil sands come clean?

Suncor’s oil sands coker tower (top) heat the bitumen