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Shell Withdraws Gas Exploration In 'Sacred Headwaters'

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - The remote alpine birthplace of three majestic, salmon-rich rivers has been saved from potentially harmful oil-and-gas development in a rem...

Alberta First Nation Want Shell Oilsands Hearing Adjourned

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.29.2012 | Canada Alberta

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - An Alberta First Nation want regulatory hearings on Shell's Jackpine oilsands mine expansion to be adjourned.The Athabasca Chip...

The Benefits of Carbon Shadow Pricing

Tyler Elm | Posted 12.22.2012 | Canada Business
Tyler Elm

Placing a price on carbon of anywhere from $10 to $80 a tonne can have a profound effect on business planning. It can help a company cut costs, while dramatically reducing its risk and exposure to rising energy prices and a price being put on carbon. Which brings us to an important question...

Shell Oil Sands Carbon Capture Project The First Of Its Kind In Canada

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.05.2012 | Canada Business

CALGARY - Royal Dutch Shell and its partners aim to be the first to capture and store carbon dioxide emissions from the oilsands — a project that re...

'On the Waterfront' Could Decide Fate Of Enbridge's Kitimat Terminal

Robin Rowland | Posted 11.02.2012 | Canada British Columbia
Robin Rowland

There's one question about the Enbridge Northern Gateway project that many people ask and few can answer: Who is responsible for the port of Kitimat? Who would be liable should there be a disaster in the port? Nobody really knows. Most of the other harbours in Canada are the responsibility of Ports Canada, a branch of Transport Canada or run by (usually not-for-profit) semi-public port corporations or local harbour commissions. Yet Kitimat has one of the few private ports in Canada. To find out why, watch the multiple Oscar-winning movie On the Waterfront, starring Marlon Brando, about how the mob ran the New York docks.

Scientists Concerned About Shell's Oilsands Expansion

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.26.2012 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Regulatory documents indicate federal scientists still have significant concerns over Shell's proposed Jackpine oilsands mine expansion eve...

Enbridge Ran Massive Pipeline Lobbying Campaign: Documents

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.23.2012 | Canada Business

VANCOUVER - It has been said that there are no true friends in politics ... but there are plenty of them.Few issues have made politicians so popular a...

'There's No Accountability'

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.06.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Environmentalists are trying to force the Alberta government to show it's followed through on previous recommendations to reduce the impact...

10-Mile Oil Slick Appears In Gulf Of Mexico

CP | Posted 04.12.2012 | Canada Business

NEW ORLEANS -- The U.S. Coast Guard is checking reports of a 10-mile oil slick in the Gulf of Mexico near wells operated by Shell Oil. Petty Office...

Shell: Oil Spill Down To 2 Barrels Per Day

CP | Posted 10.16.2011 | Canada Business

LONDON - Royal Dutch Shell says a leak at one of its North Sea oil rig has been reduced to 2 barrels, or 84 gallons, a day. Glen Cayley, technical ...

Out Of Gas: Shell Stations Run Dry On Refinery Problems

CP | Posted 10.10.2011 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Some Shell stations in southern Ontario are running low on gas after a maintenance delay at an oil refinery. A Shell Canada spokesman say...