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November 13, 2020  

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.

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December 5, 2016  

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.

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October 26, 2016  

Atlantic provinces need to shed trade, regulatory barriers

Study says removing barriers could create gains across Canada as high as 3.3% of GDP.

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October 18, 2016  

Muskrat Falls protests ramp up as flooding to begin in Labrador

Opponents concerned flooding may contaminate fish, other wild foods with methylmercury.

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April 20, 2016  

CEO, board leading Muskrat Falls hydro megaproject quitting amid cost scrutiny

Report finds Labrador hydro project has problems with oversight.

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May 26, 2014  

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.

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October 30, 2013  

Newfoundland and Labrador gets $400M fishery fund following CETA concessions

Fund will lift rules protecting fish plant workers to secure free trade with Europe.

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June 12, 2013  

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.

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June 10, 2013  

RDC, Hibernia invest $3M to enhance oil recovery research at Memorial University

Facility will support research to identify new oil recovery activities.

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May 22, 2013  

RDC funding to support Newfoundland, Labrador business-led projects

Projects in ocean technology, natural resources, and advanced manufacturing gets $1.8 million in funding.

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March 25, 2013  

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.

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November 21, 2012  

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.