45,000 L of oil spilled at Churchill Falls hydroelectric station in Labrador
From a transformer on Oct. 29 after a mechanical failure and a fire, cleanup ongoing.
Quebec, NL: Why peace won’t come quickly between feuding neighbours
Legal action continues over Churchill Falls deal despite overtures from Quebec to bury the hatchet.
Atlantic provinces need to shed trade, regulatory barriers
Study says removing barriers could create gains across Canada as high as 3.3% of GDP.
Muskrat Falls protests ramp up as flooding to begin in Labrador
Opponents concerned flooding may contaminate fish, other wild foods with methylmercury.
CEO, board leading Muskrat Falls hydro megaproject quitting amid cost scrutiny
Report finds Labrador hydro project has problems with oversight.
Spending on major projects hits record high in Atlantic Canada, report says
The 439 projects are worth a record $122 billion in investment, up 7% over last year.
Newfoundland and Labrador gets $400M fishery fund following CETA concessions
Fund will lift rules protecting fish plant workers to secure free trade with Europe.
Newfoundland, Labrador to lead provincial economic growth in 2013
Will make up for a real GDP decline of 4.8% in 2012 by growing by an estimated 6% in 2013.
RDC, Hibernia invest $3M to enhance oil recovery research at Memorial University
Facility will support research to identify new oil recovery activities.
RDC funding to support Newfoundland, Labrador business-led projects
Projects in ocean technology, natural resources, and advanced manufacturing gets $1.8 million in funding.
Jobs, spending on the line as Newfoundland and Labrador drifts in red ink
Public service layoffs and program cuts have already started as anxious workers wait for more bad news.
RDC doles out $1.6 million for Atlantic R&D projects
Funding will assist R&D in priority sectors such as natural resource, ocean technology, and advanced manufacturing.