Canadian energy projects more difficult to get to completion: analysts

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted February 25, 2020 3:15 pm Updated February 25, 2020 3:16 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The perception that Canada is a more difficult place…

Alice Munro, dozens of Nobel Prize winners denounce Teck oilsands project

Canadian author Alice Munro and dozens of other Nobel Prize winners around the world have joined the heated opposition facing a massive oilsands project in northern Alberta, decrying the proposed development as “a disgrace.” Munro, Canadian biologist Jack W. Szostak…

Rejection of Frontier oilsands mine could result in $1.13B charge, Teck Resources warns

Teck Resources Ltd. says it will take an impairment charge of about $1.13 billion if the federal government decides not to approve its Frontier oilsands mining project. A decision on the $20.6-billion, 260,000-barrel-per-day project, which is expected to produce about…

In letter to Trudeau, Kenney says rejection of Teck Frontier project could be ‘boiling point’ for western alienation

Alberta’s premier has penned a letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, warning that the federal government’s rejection of the Teck Frontier mine project could be a tipping point for the province. “Here in Alberta, it would be interpreted as a…

Mining firm Teck Resources sets target to be ‘carbon neutral’ by 2050

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted February 3, 2020 12:47 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The Vancouver-based mining company proposing to build the massive Frontier oilsands mine in northeastern Alberta…

Demonstrators to rally in support of — and against — Teck’s Frontier mine project

Two sides trying to sway public opinion and federal approval of Teck’s Frontier mine will meet at the company’s office in downtown Calgary Wednesday morning. Extinction Rebellion, an environmental group, is calling on supporters to show up in full voice…

Indigenous leaders protest against major Alberta oilsands mine proposal

Indigenous leaders from British Columbia and Alberta who oppose Teck’s Frontier mine say its impact will be felt by First Nations well beyond the site of the massive oilsands project. Indigenous leaders from British Columbia and Alberta who oppose Teck’s…

Public invited to comment on proposed $20B Frontier oilsands mine project in Alberta

By Global News Posted October 28, 2019 8:12 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada is inviting public comment on the proposed Frontier oilsands mine project…

Alberta oilsands mine in public interest despite ‘significant adverse’ effects: panel

A federal-provincial panel says a proposed northeastern Alberta oilsands mine would be in the public interest, even though it would likely significantly harm the environment and Indigenous people. Vancouver-based Teck Resources Ltd. aims to build the $20.6-billion Frontier mine near…

Mikisew Cree First Nation official says Frontier oilsands mine deal includes vote on future development

The industry relations director for the Mikisew Cree First Nation says the community’s support of the massive Frontier oilsands open pit mining project includes an ongoing voice in how future development unfolds. Melody Lepine says the confidential agreement it signed…