Latest News for: Alberta projects


Canada to be Short 3.45 Million Homes by 2030

Armstrong Economics 02 Oct 2023
The demand for housing in Canada drastically outweighs the supply. The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) has confirmed that fewer new builds are expected for 2024 ... Nova Scotia, Quebec, B.C., and Alberta experienced a notable decrease in supply compared to last year’s projections ... It is all spelled out on the United Nations website ... ....

Oil sands expected to contribute $420 billion in tax revenues by 2050

True North 01 Oct 2023
Additionally investments into capital projects from 2023 to 2050 could total nearly US$328 billion ... Totalling a projected US$327.8 billion, which could invigorate employment, innovation and further supply chain development in Canada ... announced it would purchase Alberta’s Surmont oil sands project for $4.4 billion.

New Blackfoot language signs coming to southern Alberta

CBC 30 Sep 2023
... of preserving the Blackfoot language in communities across Alberta.

South Dakota Ag Land Trust receives National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Grant

Rapid City Journal 29 Sep 2023
The NFWF grant awards include 26 projects in Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming and the Canadian provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan, as part of the Northern Great Plains Program ... The projects supported by these grants will tackle several conservation ...

Poll suggests two-thirds of Albertans oppose pause on renewable energy approvals

Moosejaw Today 28 Sep 2023
"This poll clearly demonstrates that a strong majority of Alberta residents do not support the Alberta government’s ill-conceived ban on new renewable energy projects," said Angela McIntyre, director of the Calgary Climate Hub, which commissioned the poll from Leger.

BioAlberta Releases Alberta Labour Market Information Report

The Galveston Daily News 28 Sep 2023
EDMONTON, Alberta--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 28, 2023-- ... The study on which the report is based is the first of its kind specific to the Alberta life sciences industry ... Even with a projected economic slowdown in 2025, the bio-economy in Alberta is expected to continue to show modest growth through the end of the decade.

Pay increases expected to edge lower in 2024, report says

Moosejaw Today 27 Sep 2023
The firm says the national average base salary for 2024 is projected to increase 3.9 per cent, ... For 2024, the report says Alberta, British Columbia and Prince Edward Island are projecting the highest average salary increases with a range of 3.9 per cent to 4.0 per cent.

Baldrey: Are politicians losing their nerve to fight climate change?

North Shore News 26 Sep 2023
A few months ago, the Alberta government, still gun shy about doing anything to hurt its oil and gas sector, hit the pause button on any new renewable energy projects. Even though Alberta had become one of the leaders in establishing wind and solar projects, the government slapped ...

Generational Equity Advises Davco Power Systems in its Sale to Private Investors

The Galveston Daily News 26 Sep 2023
Davco Power Systems (Davco), located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, is a licensed commercial electrical contractor on a range of projects – from multi-family, office, and retail to fire alarm systems and restaurants ... Davco has emerged as a specialist in uniquely demanding projects, ...

Friendly City Optimist Club to once again hold yearly fall dance

Moosejaw Today 26 Sep 2023
“Our district is Alberta, Montana, Saskatchewan, and northern Wyoming,” Pethick explained. “We have a lot of projects that we deal with, and some years we get extras if someone phones with something they would like us to help out with,” she said.

Head of Alta commission on Rocky Mountain coal mining concerned over new applications

North Shore News 25 Sep 2023
At least two members of the group that recommended a pause on coal mining in Alberta's Rocky Mountains are concerned the province's regulator appears to have accepted applications to renew a project that has already been denied.

GARRIOCH: A new home for the Ottawa Senators has to make financial sense for Michael Andlauer

Canoe 25 Sep 2023
An arena project is in their wheelhouse, and they bring that expertise to the table ... The Oilers paid approximately $153 million of the more than $600-million arena project in Edmonton while the city fronted the rest of the money ... The city of Calgary and provincial officials in Alberta recently followed in the footsteps of the Edmonton deal.

Why Alberta is talking about starting its own pension plan

Canada Dot Com 22 Sep 2023
This story first appeared in the What’s up with Alberta? newsletter, a joint project between the National Post, Edmonton Journal and Calgary Herald.

“Geothermal energy will stabilize energy and retail prices throughout the year”

Fresh Plaza 22 Sep 2023
Phase 1 of this project will create 200 full-time strawberry technician positions and an additional 21 office- and management positions ... "With an abundance of glacier water and the government of Alberta, politicians, and local stakeholders on our side, we have been incredibly supported by them in this project thus far.

Enfinite’s lithium-ion BESS projects, Elemental’s flow battery come online in Alberta, Canada

Energy Storage News 22 Sep 2023
Enfinite has brought online two more battery assets in a nine-project portfolio in Alberta, Canada, while Elemental Energy has commenced operation of a large-scale vanadium flow battery system ....