Energy Canada

Harper Government Advertising Failed To Impress

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.20.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Focus-group testing on what the Harper government calls its Responsible Resource Development campaign found the advertising to be light on fa...

Give Us an Energy Plan With Stamina

David Suzuki | Posted 12.10.2012 | Canada Politics
David Suzuki

A large part of Canada's problem is that we are increasing our fossil-fueled ambitions at breakneck speed in the absence of a long-term national energy strategy. No one seems to know where we're going, but the end of the road is looming, and it might lead to a steep drop.

New Brunswick Nuclear Power Plant Has Second Spill

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.24.2012 | Canada

LEPREAU, N.B. - About 300 litres of radioactive heavy water spilled during a test at a New Brunswick nuclear power plant, making it the second spill a...

"Maple Revolutionaries" Should Invest in Ontario Hydro

Tim Hudak | Posted 07.24.2012 | Canada Politics
Tim Hudak

Right now, there are more than 11,000 people at Ontario Power Generation and Hydro One making more than $100,000 per year -- more than double the number in 2003. A dose of scrutiny from outside investors on labour costs like these will go a long way to improving how these enterprises are run.

How Canada Can Lead on Clean Energy

Merran Smith | Posted 07.15.2012 | Canada Business
Merran Smith

It is an arresting image, capturing a quiet act of dissent and call for change direct from the roaring industrial heart of northern Alberta. What makes it even more poignant is the fact that the revolution the anonymous oil worker calls for is already underway. Canada just hasn't yet shown up.

China Wants Our Oil

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.24.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - China wants to forge a "win-win" energy partnership with Canada that would set an example for the world, while also satisfying its "huge" dem...

What Quebec And Alberta Have In Common

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.12.2012 | Canada Politics

QUEBEC - Premier Jean Charest says Canada doesn't need the federal government to make a national energy strategy happen.And he said dissatisfaction wi...

Harper Jokes About Alberta's New 'National Energy' Plan

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.06.2012 | Canada Politics

CALGARY - Prime Minister Stephen Harper says he's intrigued, but also a little mystified over Alberta Premier Alison Redford's plan for a national ene...

Western Premiers To Push Ottawa For National Energy Plan

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.12.2012 | Canada Politics

EDMONTON - Canada's three western-most premiers are heading to Ottawa to pitch new ways to harness the country's energy resources.No date has been set...

Canada Economy Jumps 3.9 Per Cent, Fuelled By Energy And Mining

CP | Posted 07.30.2011 | Canada Business

(CP) -- OTTAWA - Real gross domestic product grew at an annualized rate of 3.9 per cent in the first quarter, after expanding 3.1 in the fourth quarte...