Alberta opposition says $30M energy war room a parade of errors, should be shut down

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted January 6, 2020 3:16 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The Opposition in Alberta says the government’s $30-million energy war room has been such a…

Journalist group protests Alberta war room’s use of term reporters

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted December 24, 2019 12:58 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A group for Canadian journalists wants staff in the Alberta government’s so-called war room to…

‘Intimidating:’ Alberta’s energy war room singles out climate campaigner

Steven Lee has spoken in hundreds of classrooms around the country about challenges for today’s young people posed by everything from genetic engineering to artificial intelligence to climate change. But it wasn’t until he gave a talk in Airdrie, Alta.,…

U.S. software giant checking on logo used by Alberta’s energy war room

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted December 19, 2019 2:31 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A U.S.-based software giant says it is looking into whether Alberta’s new energy war room…

An inside look at Alberta’s ‘war room’

The Canadian Energy Centre is an office like so many others in downtown Calgary. It’s a modest 1,500 square feet. When you walk in through the double doors, you see two large desks on your left. To the right of…

Alberta’s energy war room to fight campaign of lies about oil and gas industry

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted December 11, 2019 2:42 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Alberta Premier Jason Kenney has officially opened what he has called a war room to…

Alberta government announces its ‘energy war room’ will be launching soon

By The Canadian Press Posted October 9, 2019 4:58 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Alberta’s energy war room is now on a legal footing and will soon be up and…

Kenney government launches inquiry into foreign-funded groups that criticize Alberta’s oil industry

Alberta’s provincial government is launching an inquiry into foreign-funded interest groups with campaigns against Alberta oil. Premier Jason Kenney made the announcement on Thursday, appointing forensic and restructuring accountant Steve Allen to commission the inquiry. The authority of the $2.5-million…