Hurricane Fiona forecast to bring ‘severe’ winds, heavy rainfall to Atlantic Canada

HALIFAX – As much as 200 millimetres of rain is forecast to fall on Atlantic Canada and eastern Quebec this weekend, as hurricane Fiona tracks towards the East Coast. In addition to significant storm surge, potential for flooding in coastal and mainland areas and an “all-time’’ low pressure across the region, the potentially ”historic“ storm […]

Oilsands operators confident they can meet Canada’s net zero goals |

An industry that has employed thousands of Canadians, generated billions of dollars worth of economic investment and annual government revenues now finds itself staring down perhaps it’s biggest challenge yet: dramatically slashing greenhouse gas emissions in a relatively short timeframe. Read more: Net-zero power system in Alberta ‘possible’ by 2035 but pricey: report Read More […]

Enbridge Line 5: Canada invokes 1977 treaty again over dispute |

The Canadian government is invoking for the second time in less than a year a 1977 treaty that will force the American government to negotiate over the fate of Enbridge’s Line 5 pipeline. Foreign Affairs Minister Melanie Joly announced the invocation of the treaty in a statement on Monday, pointing to the “significant” impact shutting […]