Alberta Fracking

Alberta Fracking Causing Months-Long Earthquakes: Study

The Canadian Press | Bob Weber | Posted 11.17.2016 | Canada Alberta

How fracking creates earthquakes has largely remained a mystery – until now.

Yes, Fracking Caused Canadian Earthquakes: Study

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.29.2016 | Canada Alberta

The study looked at 30 years of earthquake data.

4.8-Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Fracking Zone In Alberta

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.13.2016 | Canada Alberta

Any seismic events greater than four on the Richter scale require fracking operators to shut down.

Earthquake Shakes Northern Alberta

The Huffington Post Alberta | Andree Lau | Posted 06.13.2015 | Canada Alberta

Fracking is common the area, which has been known to cause earthquakes.

'Stunning Victory' In Alberta Fracking Lawsuit

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.08.2015 | Canada Alberta

ROSEBUD, Alta. - Alberta will not appeal a court ruling that says a woman can sue the province over hydraulic fracturing that she alleges has so badly...

Hold On A Fracking Second..

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.01.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Environmental groups say they feel vindicated following a report by top scientists that says concerns about natural gas fracking are real a...

Fracking Here An Unregulated Free-For-All: NDP

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.06.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta New Democrats say newly released documents show fracking has become an unregulated free-for-all in the province with no regard for ...

$33-Million Anti-Fracking Lawsuit On Shaky Ground

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

ROSEBUD, Alta. - An Alberta woman has lost a round in her legal battle against the contentious process of hydraulic fracturing.Jessica Ernst launched ...

First Nation Loses Oil And Gas Lawsuit

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Members of an Alberta First Nation lost their bid to stop the sale of oil and gas tenure in neighbouring British Columbia, but they did wi...

Concerned About The Water In Alberta? Have Your Say

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.07.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Albertans wanting to have their say on water and other topics related to it are getting their chance this month.Starting on Feb.19, the pro...

'If You're Going To Fight, Fight To Win': Fracking Film Subject

The Huffington Post B.C. | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 01.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Far from the province's coastal cities, there's a remote part of northeastern British Columbia that most city dwellers don't know is responsible for g...

Alberta NDP Call For Fracking Review

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.21.2012 | Canada Alberta

LETHBRIDGE - The Alberta New Democrats are renewing a call for the provincial government to undertake an independent scientific review of hydraulic fr...

Alberta NDP Call For Investigation Into Fracking

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.18.2011 | Canada Business

EDMONTON - Alberta New Democrats are calling for an investigation into hydraulic fracturing.Environment critic Rachel Notley wants an independent grou...