Time To Hit The Brakes In The Oilsands?

Time To Hit The Brakes In The Oilsands?

Bob Weber, The Canadian Press  02.21.2014
EDMONTON - Environmentalists and opposition politicians say new research that indicates oilsands tailings are leaching into groundwater...
Oilsands Tailings Definitely Contaminating Groundwater, River: Study

Oilsands Tailings Definitely Contaminating Groundwater, River: Study

Bob Weber, The Canadian Press  02.20.2014
EDMONTON - New federal research has strongly backed suspicions that toxic chemicals from Alberta's vast oilsands tailings ponds are leaching...
Oilsands' <em>Massive</em> Economic Impact

Oilsands' Massive Economic Impact

02.12.2014
Canadian oilsands production made an economic contribution to the country in 2012 that was far greater than the entire province of Saskatchewan,...
How Albertans Really Feel About Neil Young's Oilsands Views

How Albertans Really Feel About Neil Young's Oilsands Views

02. 7.2014
Neil Young's controversial remarks about the Alberta oilsands sparked much debate across the country, but a new poll has found most Albertans...
Fracking Here An Unregulated Free-For-All: NDP

Fracking Here An Unregulated Free-For-All: NDP

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  02. 4.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta New Democrats say newly released documents show fracking has become an unregulated free-for-all in the province with...
Health Risks Of Oilsands Likely Worse Than We Thought

Health Risks Of Oilsands Likely Worse Than We Thought

John Cotter, The Canadian Press  02. 3.2014
EDMONTON - A new study suggests the environmental health risks of oilsands operations in Alberta's Athabasca region have probably been...
Oilsands Operator Has Had It With All The Dust

Oilsands Operator Has Had It With All The Dust

Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press  02. 2.2014
CALGARY - The dust clouds made it difficult to see and breathe as the big trucks rumbled along access roads at Suncor Energy Inc.'s MacKay...
Perhaps No One More Pleased About Keystone Review Than This Man

Perhaps No One More Pleased About Keystone Review Than This Man

Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press  01.31.2014
CALGARY - TransCanada says it's pleased with the U.S. State Department's latest report into its controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline...
'You Can See The Leaks On A Cold Day'

'You Can See The Leaks On A Cold Day'

The Canadian Press  01.31.2014
PEACE RIVER, Alta. - Hearings in northwestern Alberta about odours blamed on oilsands processing have wrapped up.People in two communities...
Told You Our Environmental Policies Were Sound

Told You Our Environmental Policies Were Sound

01.31.2014
The U.S. State Department's report on the Keystone XL pipeline may pave the way for the project's approval but as for Alison Redford, the...
Keystone Feeder Pipeline Approved

Keystone Feeder Pipeline Approved

The Canadian Press  01.31.2014
CALGARY - The National Energy Board is recommending the federal government approve an Enbridge Inc. pipeline that connects two key Alberta...
Union Gets Big Help

Union Gets Big Help

The Canadian Press  01.28.2014
EDMONTON - An Alberta judge has issued a temporary stay on legislation that would impose a contract on 22,000 government workers at the...
Why They Need To Get Along

Why They Need To Get Along

The Canadian Press  01.27.2014
EDMONTON - A joint study group says it will work to identify the best way to harmonize roads, rail, pipelines and permits in Alberta and...
Why The Manitoba Explosion Couldn't Have Come At A Worse Time

Why The Manitoba Explosion Couldn't Have Come At A Worse Time

Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press  01.27.2014
CALGARY - A natural gas pipeline explosion south of Winnipeg came at a bad time for not only the thousands unable to heat their homes during...