The province and feds were originally supposed to split cleanup costs for the site, but Saskatchewan says Ottawa hasn’t lived up to its commitment.
Helping drive the growth was the mining, quarrying and oil and gas extraction sector which rose 0.9 per cent.
Regulations, which will take effect at the end of the year, bar the import, sale or use of processed asbestos fibres and products containing them.
Disaster at BC gold and copper mine sent 24 million cubic metres of mine waste and sludge into nearby waterways.
Sector gained 1.8%, the largest monthly increase since February 2014.
Plan includes output-based performance standards big emitters in energy and mining.
Top 100 mining companies on the TSX Venture Exchange raised $2.04 billion in equity, up 174%.
Opportunities to jointly develop projects in mining, training and broadband networks.
Investment will be used to purchase new equipment, create a new testing laboratory.
Discovery is preliminary, no guarantees it will lead to any mining.
Commodity prices are moving higher after a protracted downturn.
Kameron Coal is negotiating with Nova Scotia Power, which operates three coal-fired generating stations.
BC, Ontario drop in global ranking over uncertainty surrounding land claims.
Incident took place at the company’s rock-crushing facility in April 2014.
Discussions will focus on workers most affected by closing of power plants and mining operations.