Oilsands Growth Outpacing Environmental Monitor: Official

Oilsands Growth Outpacing Environmental Monitor: Official

Bob Weber, The Canadian Press  10. 9.2014
EDMONTON - Oilsands growth is already putting pressure on Alberta's environmental monitoring agency to expand."The program was initially...
Look How Cheap Gas Is At Some Alberta Stations Today

Look How Cheap Gas Is At Some Alberta Stations Today

10. 8.2014
Remember when the price of gas was actually affordable? LOL. Neither do we. But Shell Canada tried to jog our memories this morning,...
Families Made Sick From Oil Fumes Finally Find Justice

Families Made Sick From Oil Fumes Finally Find Justice

Bob Weber, The Canadian Press  10. 7.2014
EDMONTON - A Calgary-based oilsands producer has reached a settlement with a group of families forced from their farms over odours."They've...
Alberta's Oilsands Monitoring FAIL

Alberta's Oilsands Monitoring FAIL

Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press  10. 7.2014
CALGARY - Alberta's auditor general says a report from the Alberta and federal governments on their much-vaunted joint oilsands monitoring...
The 10 Most Regrettable Oil Patch Gaffes

The 10 Most Regrettable Oil Patch Gaffes

10. 7.2014
In the fall of 2006, when BCE Inc. CEO Michael Sabia announced that Bell Canada would convert into the largest income trust in the country,...
West Edmonton Mall About To Get Even Bigger?

West Edmonton Mall About To Get Even Bigger?

10. 6.2014
The largest shopping mall in North America wants to get bigger. Triple Five Group CEO David Ghermezian said his company is close to attaining...
Low Dollar Could Hurt High-Flying Albertans

Low Dollar Could Hurt High-Flying Albertans

10. 4.2014
The low Canadian dollar is good news for the energy industry but it could make it more expensive to live in Alberta. On Friday, the loonie hit...
LOOK: The Biggest And Best Companies To Work For In Alberta

LOOK: The Biggest And Best Companies To Work For In Alberta

10. 4.2014
It's no secret Alberta continues to be Canada's jobs powerhouse. Edmonton accounted for 40 per cent of new net jobs in Canada in the...
Alberta Coal Mine Once Worth $1 Billion Sold For $2

Alberta Coal Mine Once Worth $1 Billion Sold For $2

The Canadian Press  10. 1.2014
VANCOUVER - The Asian owners of Grande Cache Coal have signed a deal to sell a controlling interest in the Canadian coal mine for just...
Ranchers Band To Protect Land From Developers

Ranchers Band To Protect Land From Developers

The Canadian Press  09.29.2014
CALGARY - Southern Alberta ranchers have banded together to preserve a huge swath of almost untouched native grassland that some call a...
Statoil Shelves Massive Oilsands Project

Statoil Shelves Massive Oilsands Project

Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press  09.26.2014
CALGARY - Statoil has put its Corner oilsands project on hold for at least three years as it grapples with rising costs.The decision means...
A Fresh Look At The Oilsands

A Fresh Look At The Oilsands

09.25.2014
Buried just beneath a layer of muskeg and forest in northern Alberta, Canada, lies a 50,000 square mile reservoir of heavy crude oil, possibly...
Kenney Facing Alberta Heat Over 'Band-Aid' TFW Fix

Kenney Facing Alberta Heat Over 'Band-Aid' TFW Fix

09.25.2014
James Rajotte has been getting an earful.  Like many of his caucus colleagues, the Conservative MP from the riding of Edmonton-Leduc...
LOOK: Suburban Home Becomes Tim Hortons Overnight

LOOK: Suburban Home Becomes Tim Hortons Overnight

09.23.2014
It was a brewed awakening for one Calgary neighbourhood Tuesday morning. The southwest community of Oakridge woke to find a suburban home...