Canada

EU faces uproar as they look to scrap tar sands danger label

The European Union is facing intense criticism today as it looks to abandon its plan to label tar sands oil as highly polluting; a move hailed as a “tragedy for the climate” by NGOs. Despite a five year battle by environmental group...

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Expert analysis: coal plant phase out could save Alberta millions

While some developers attempt a “coal industry renaissance” in Alberta, experts believe that halting coal production would be more financially beneficial to the province. If coal burning plants were phased out in Canada, Alberta cou...

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Harper chooses dinner date over climate summit in New York

While 125 heads of state will attend Ban Ki-moon’s summit next week in New York, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper has opted to skip the meetings and discuss climate and energy over dinner with the UN Secretary General instead....

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BREAKING: City of Burnaby files Supreme Court claim against Kinder Morgan

The city of Burnaby announced today that it will file a claim against Kinder Morgan in the Canadian Supreme Court for going against municipality bylaws and continuing to damage a local conservation area. According to the office of t...

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