Oilsands Expansion Not So Great For The Rest Of Canada: Report

Oilsands Expansion Not So Great For The Rest Of Canada: Report

The Canadian Press  11.13.2013
MONTREAL - The federal and provincial governments need to do more to offset risks and regional disparities stemming from rapid expansion...
'We Need To Be Ready'

'We Need To Be Ready'

Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press  11.13.2013
CALGARY - With the Northwest Territories preparing to take control of its resource development next spring, its industry minister has been...
Oil By Rail Not The Boogeyman We're Led To Believe

Oil By Rail Not The Boogeyman We're Led To Believe

11.12.2013
In a misguided attempt to push for approval of the Keystone Pipeline, Vancouver's Fraser Institute recently published a study entitled...
Alberta Vs. The Keystone Protesters

Alberta Vs. The Keystone Protesters

The Canadian Press  11. 8.2013
CALGARY - Alberta's energy minister says it's important the province keeps pushing for U.S. approval of the controversial Keystone XL oil...
This May Cripple Entire Canadian Oil Industry: Opponents

This May Cripple Entire Canadian Oil Industry: Opponents

11. 8.2013
Alberta's proposed oil and gas regulations are too ambitious and will hobble the Canadian industry's ability to compete, says...
This Mess Is 'Totally Solvable': Operator

This Mess Is 'Totally Solvable': Operator

Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press  11. 7.2013
CALGARY - The president of Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. says bitumen leaks at its Primrose oilsands project are "totally solvable" and...
'Ballerinas, Train Conductors May As Well Be Monitoring Oilsands'

'Ballerinas, Train Conductors May As Well Be Monitoring Oilsands'

11. 6.2013
The Alberta government may as well hire a group of ballerinas and a railway engineer to monitor the oilsands, the Alberta Liberals charge,...
This Thing Just Got More Expensive

This Thing Just Got More Expensive

Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press  11. 6.2013
CALGARY - The CEO of Enbridge Inc. says he sees momentum shifting in favour of his company's controversial Northern Gateway pipeline, with...
Massive Layoffs At Canadian Energy Giant

Massive Layoffs At Canadian Energy Giant

Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press  11. 5.2013
CALGARY - Encana Corp. is cutting its workforce by 20 per cent, slashing its dividend and spinning off a huge chunk of its Alberta land...
LOOK: Massive Tower Would Dwarf Others In The West

LOOK: Massive Tower Would Dwarf Others In The West

11. 4.2013
Move over, Calgary. Edmonton wants to usurp the title of tallest tower in the west. A proposed, 71-storey skyscraper, dubbed "The Edmontonian,"...
Mine Pit Failure Results In Massive River Contamination

Mine Pit Failure Results In Massive River Contamination

11. 4.2013
The "major failure" of a pit at an Alberta coal mine has released one billion litres of contaminated water into the Athabasca River. The...
Oil Truck Driver Forgets To Shut Valve, Highway Mayhem Ensues

Oil Truck Driver Forgets To Shut Valve, Highway Mayhem Ensues

The Canadian Press  11. 1.2013
KITSCOTY, Alta. - RCMP say a number of vehicles were covered with oil and needed a cleaning after a tanker truck leaked crude on an east-central...
Oilsands Operators Kick It Into High Gear

Oilsands Operators Kick It Into High Gear

The Canadian Press  10.31.2013
CALGARY - Royal Dutch Shell says it's moving ahead with its Carmon Creek oilsands project in northern Alberta.The steam-driven project...
Edmonton IKEA Accused Of Discriminating Against Child

Edmonton IKEA Accused Of Discriminating Against Child

10.31.2013
Reports that a young Edmonton girl was denied access to the IKEA play room over her native tongue have led to a heated online debate. CBC...