Kenney government’s energy ‘war room’ chief apologizes for tweets attacking New York Times

The head of Alberta’s $30-million-a-year energy war room is apologizing after the organization posted a lengthy social media response to an article in The New York Times that questioned the news organization’s credibility. I apologize for some of the tweets…

War room will keep second logo, push on with research and response work, says CEO

The chief commander of Alberta’s oil and gas war room says its second logo is here to stay, despite similarities with the emblem of a California software company. Canadian Energy Centre CEO and managing director Tom Olsen speaks at the…

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.,…