News Government Manufacturing General
July 24, 2019  

NWT premier urges investment in Arctic ports as sea ice recedes

McLeod says it’s getting harder to resupply communities, life span of ice roads is getting shorter.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
April 23, 2018  

Canada to oppose Alaska oil drilling on caribou habitat: minister

Porcupine herd is considered crucial to the physical and cultural health of Indigenous people.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
March 17, 2016  

Will huge gas resource in BC, Yukon and NWT get to market?

It’s not clear whether companies behind export proposals will ultimately decide to go ahead.

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 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 Chemicals Business Operations Operations Technology
October 10, 2013  

Saskatchewan plant to process ore concentrate from NWT mine

Langham residents worry about water being contaminated by leaking chemicals.

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 Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Production Sustainability
September 12, 2012  

Oil development could bode well for natural gas: NWT minister

As companies develop oil in the Sahtu region, it’s like some natural gas come out of the ground with it.

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.