Oilsands Emissions

Critics Accuse Alberta Of 'Smokescreen' Emissions Tactics

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.14.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Opposition politicians and environmental groups are criticizing the Alberta government for what they call a lack of response to data showin...

Emissions From Oilsands To EXPLODE By 2030

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Alberta

Greenhouse gas emissions from Alberta's oilsands are about to explode. That's one of the messages contained in a Canadian government report quietly...

Is This The Solution To Alberta's Emissions Problem?

CP | John Cotter, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.16.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - A report says Alberta could save money and cut greenhouse gas emissions if it offered people and businesses financial incentives to become ...

Feds Abandon These Environmental Assessments

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

OTTAWA - The federal government has confirmed that the fastest-growing sector of the oil sands won't come under federal environmental assessment, one ...

Alberta Accounts For 48 Per Cent Of Canada's Industrial Emissions

Calgary Herald | Posted 04.20.2013 | Canada Business

Alberta's industrial facilities are responsible for 48 per cent of all industrial emissions in the country in 2011, followed by Ontario at 19 per cent...

Oilsands Emissions Worse Than Thought: Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.16.2012 | Canada Business

Carbon emissions from Alberta’s oil sands are higher than previously estimated, but still within a similar range of other high-emissions fuels, says...

Oilsands' Carbon Footprint Growing

CBC | Posted 02.15.2012 | Canada

The intensity of oilsands carbon emissions — the amount of greenhouse gases created per every barrel of oil produced — increased by t...