Shelved Suncor thermal oilsands project gets approval from Alberta government

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted February 19, 2020 5:34 pm Updated February 19, 2020 5:42 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The Alberta government has approved an application by Suncor…

Coastal GasLink pipeline investor committed to closing deal despite demonstrations

An investment firm buying a stake in the Coastal GasLink pipeline says it remains “committed” to the deal despite protester blockades that have shut down railway lines in parts of Canada and threaten to inflict damage to the Canadian economy.…

TC Energy CEO ‘extremely disappointed’ by Coastal GasLink pipeline opposition

The CEO of pipeline and power company TC Energy Corp. says he’s “extremely disappointed” that police have had to be called in to allow the company to go ahead with construction of its Coastal GasLink pipeline. The Calgary-based company is…

Indigenous opponents of Keystone XL pipeline speak out against South Dakota’s planned ‘riot boosting’ penalties

Indigenous groups opposed to the Keystone XL oil pipeline told South Dakota lawmakers Wednesday that Gov. Kristi Noem’s plan to restore criminal penalties for urging riots would result in peaceful protesters being silenced. The Republican governor proposed updates to the…

First Nation chief and Alberta’s Kenney government in war of words as Teck oil mine decision nears

Alberta’s Indigenous relations minister says a last-minute war of words with a First Nations leader over a multibillion-dollar oilsands mine is a case of bare-knuckle bargaining. Rick Wilson says he hopes the spat with Athabasca Chipewyan Chief Allan Adam doesn’t…

‘This is a dress rehearsal for illegal protests on pretty much any major project’: Kenney

February 11 2020 6:43pm Alberta Premier Jason Kenney sounds off on the protests over the Coastal GasLink pipeline. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp = jQuery.parseJSON( jQuery.ajax({ url:…

Jason Kenney calls Coastal Gas Link blockades a ‘dress rehearsal’ for future project fight

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted February 11, 2020 5:45 pm Updated February 11, 2020 5:47 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says he’s concerned blockades in…

Deal with Alberta gas producer is Quebec utility’s first under certification program

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted February 10, 2020 6:55 pm Updated February 10, 2020 6:56 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A Calgary company is the first to land a…