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January 16, 2019  

Fortified Arctic infrastructure needed in face of climate change: study

Scientists warn Canada’s northwest corner is warming more quickly than almost any other spot on the globe.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Minerals Oil & Gas Business Operations Economy General
September 14, 2016  

‘Hardest part is behind’ territorial economies: conference board

Economic growth is expected to average 1.8% in the three territories between 2016 and 2020.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
June 30, 2015  

Alberta increases minimum wage by $1 to $11.20 an hour

Vaults from one of lowest minimum wage payers to one of highest.

News Energy Government Minerals Oil & Gas Economy General Sustainability
March 3, 2015  

Gov. plan to control NWT resources delayed by court ruling

NWT Supreme Court grants injunction that prevents Ottawa from collapsing local oversight boards into a single federal agency.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas General Sustainability
January 30, 2015  

NWT premier launches study for oil pipeline to Arctic Ocean

Bob McLeod says it’s time to explore the northern option to get resources to foreign markets with other pipelines being held up.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Production Sustainability
August 27, 2014  

NWT eyes alternatives to diesel power in small communities

Power from liquified natural gas would reduce the territory’s GHG emissions by up to 25% and costs by up to 15%.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability
January 15, 2014  

Alberta energy regulator, NWT in talks over technical support

The territory will take over responsibility from the federal government for managing its natural resources in April.

News Energy Business Operations Operations Sustainability
December 17, 2013  

NWT three-year power plan reduces costs, shifts to renewables

The government will spend about $31 million over the next three years, including investments in hydroelectricity and wind power.

News Oil & Gas Business Operations Sustainability
December 3, 2013  

Parliament considers bill giving NWT power over resources

Legislation would see the territory get royalties from mining and energy production.

News Sustainability
January 29, 2013  

Town of Norman Wells heat supply cut due to power outage at Imperial Oil

Power outage at Imperial natural gas facility prompts controlled shutdown.

News Manufacturing Business Operations
January 23, 2013  

CFIB gives Nova Scotia a “D” for red tape burden

Red Tape Report Card says province has made no progress in eliminating bureaucratic burden for small business.

News Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability
September 13, 2012  

Mining the territories has huge potential: report

GDP in the territories is expected to grow by 3.6% in 2012, and accelerate by 5.4% in 2013, according to a report by the Conference Board of Canada.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Sustainability
August 13, 2012  

NWT oil prospect raises economic hopes and environmental concerns

McKenzie Valley shale oil development is attracting much investment attention.