Alberta Climate Change

Does This Mean Alberta Is Getting Serious About Climate Change?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta will play host this spring to a World Economic Forum on energy and climate change.The event, to be held April 24-25 in Lake Louise,...

Climate Change? She's Still Not Convinced

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta's Opposition leader is again under fire for refusing to take a stand on whether climate change exists.Danielle Smith is being "weas...

Why Alberta Could Face A Much Drier, Hotter Future

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - A new report is predicting a hotter and drier Alberta.As climate change slowly kicks in over the coming decades, the province's ecological ...

New Climate Change Policy In Alberta?

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.04.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Environment Minister Diana McQueen says Alberta is a long way from imposing higher carbon levies on its energy industry.Responding to a sto...

If We're So "Oil Rich" Why is Alberta Planning Spending Cuts?

Kevin Grandia | Posted 05.06.2013 | Canada Business
Kevin Grandia

Canada has the third largest proven oil reserves in the world, but the province of Alberta is planning to cut education and health care spending this year, and Canada's national debt stands at a whopping CDN$600 billion. How can that be? With so many people calling our massive tar sands reserves the "Saudi Arabia of the North," how can we be so cash-strapped?

Alberta Does Something BIG For The Climate

CP | John Cotter, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.11.2012 | Canada Politics

EDMONTON - A non-profit corporation created by the Alberta government has announced $46 million for six new projects designed to reduce greenhouse gas...

Climate Change? What Climate Change?

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.16.2012 | Canada Politics

EDMONTON - The woman leading a front-running party in Alberta's provincial election has cast doubt on the widely accepted scientific theory that human...