Mi’kmaq joining with Premium Brands to buy Clearwater Seafoods for $1 B
The deal is the largest investment in the seafood industry by a Canadian Indigenous group.
NS wants ‘moderate livelihood,’ definition as lobster dispute boils over
Dispute ignited fierce clashes outside fish plants and a lobster pound storing a Mi’kmaq catches was burned to the ground.
Lobster catch dropped in NS bay in years prior to launch of Mi’kmaq fishery
Catch in the bay fell from 1,691 tonnes to 915 tonnes over the three-year period, a decrease of 46%.
Pieridae signs Bechtel as engineer, builder of NS LNG export project
Agreed to review the scope and design of the proposed Goldboro LNG facility, develop an EPCC execution plan by March 31.
Nova Scotia buildings to feed solar power to grid under new program
115 solar panels will generate 50 kilowatts of electricity from the university library roof.
Judge sides with Mi’kmaqs on NS gas storage project appeal
Province wrongly refused the band’s request to review and respond to project reports.
NB Mi’kmaq withholding Energy East consent
Concerns about the effects of construction and potential oil spills must be addressed.
Quebec’s Gaspe Mi’kmaq seek to halt NB oil terminal
They want to reverse approval of a $400 million project that would ship crude by rail from Alberta.