Latest News for: Alberta projects


NHL star Shane Doan and wife Andrea named honorary chairs of Kamloops hospital fundraising campaign

Info News 28 Sep 2021
Their involvement and commitment to the success of the public fundraising efforts will go a long way in helping achieve the $35 million dollar goal for both phases of the project,” campaign cabinet chair Jim Reynolds said in the release. Shane, who’s from Alberta, ...

Outside the box: Alberta couple build shipping container home on P.E.I.

CBC 23 Sep 2021
An Alberta couple is embarking on a new creative housing project on PEI. They have have decided to build a home out of shipping containers ... .

EDPR signs PPA with TC Energy for Alberta wind power project

Power Technology 22 Sep 2021
The project is expected to create around 300 jobs in its construction phase, as well as 15-20 permanent jobs once it is operational ... In addition, the wind farm is expected to benefit the local project communities and the province of Alberta in the form of payments to local landowners and property tax revenue to the Special Area Board.

Aurora Cannabis to close Edmonton facility, says 8% of its workforce to be impacted

Moosejaw Today 22 Sep 2021
An Alberta government website detailing major projects in the region shows the Aurora Polaris facility was about 2,787 square meters with one-third of the space dedicated to warehousing and distribution of cannabis products and the remainder hosting product manufacturing.

LIPA trustees to vote on $200M contract for largest LI solar farm

Newsday 22 Sep 2021
LIPA trustees on Wednesday are expected to vote on a $200 million contract to construct the largest solar farm on Long Island, in an area of Calverton that is already home to solar projects ... and Alberta Investment Management Co, would increase average customer bills around 24 cents a month when it’s in operation by June, 2023.

The ‘Big Lie’ of Blue Hydrogen Starts With Ignoring Basic Economics

Resilience 21 Sep 2021
This project was supported financially by the Department of Energy and employed carbon capture technology for methane-based hydrogen production ... A 2017 report on the project by consultant CKP & Associates Consulting of Calgary, Alberta, Canada concluded that “The APCI Port Arthur Project can be considered a success.” DeSmog asked Carolyn K.

Keystone XL pipeline still possible, says Alberta in AGs' lawsuit

Reuters 17 Sep 2021
(Reuters) - The Canadian province of Alberta on Thursday urged a Galveston, Texas, federal judge to rule that the Biden administration illegally revoked a key permit for the now-canceled Keystone XL pipeline, saying that a ruling on the case's merits could still allow the project to proceed ... Sonya Savage, Alberta’s energy minister, said.

Community Calendar for September 17 – September 26, 2021

Yellowstone County News 17 Sep 2021
For the Girls at Alberta Bair Theater, 8.00pm ... • Huntley Project School Board meeting in the Central Office, 6.30pm. • Huntley Project Museum Board meeting the HP Museum, 7.00pm ... • John Driskell Hopkins at Alberta Bair Theatre, 7.30pm ... • Yoga at Huntley Project Museum, 6.30pm ... • Huntley Project Masonic Lodge meeting at the Masonic Lodge, 7.30pm.

Weekly renewables M&A round-up (Sep 13-17)

Renewables Now 17 Sep 2021
-- Canada's Atco buys rights to 39-MW solar project in Alberta. Canadian engineering, logistics and energy holding company Atco Ltd (TSE.ACO.X) said it has purchased a 39-MW solar project that is currently being developed in the state of Alberta.

Critics say federal Conservatives dodging questions on coal mining in Alberta Rockies

Castanet 16 Sep 2021
The Conservative Party of Canada is not saying if an Erin O'Toole-led government would keep measures supported by the two other main parties that would increase scrutiny of open-pit coal mine proposals in Alberta's Rocky Mountains ... "These are exactly the questions that many people in Alberta want answered," she said.

New Geothermal project construction begins in Alberta, Canada

Construction Review Online 16 Sep 2021
Construction has begun on a new geothermal project in Swan Hills, Alberta.

Maxime Bernier’s PPC Makes Inroads in Final Days of Election Campaign

The Epoch Times 16 Sep 2021
15. Provincially, the party has the most support in Manitoba and Saskatchewan, where its vote projection rests at eight percent, followed by Alberta and Ontario, each with seven percent.

Indigenous Resistance Instrumental in Stopping High-Profile Fossil Fuel Projects, Says Report

Resilience 15 Sep 2021
Indigenous resistance has been key in blocking at least eight major projects, including the Keystone XL pipeline, the C$20 billion Teck Frontier tar sands mine in Alberta, the Jordan Cove liquefied natural gas (LNG) project in Oregon, and drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, to name a few.

Oil surge gives private equity a window to exit stranded Canadian energy firms

Reuters 15 Sep 2021
Among these are Azimuth Capital-backed Corex Resources, Manitoba's second-largest oil producer, which could be valued around C$300 million, sources told Reuters ... read more ... DOWNTURN ... Greenfire in July purchased Japan Petroleum Exploration Co's (1662.T) Canadian unit JACOS, taking over the Hangingstone oil sands project in northern Alberta.

Indigenous leaders urge action as Canada’s election nears

Al Jazeera 15 Sep 2021
“In terms of climate policy Prime Minister Trudeau went out and bought a pipeline,” said Phillip, referring to the contentious Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project from the Alberta tar sands to the BC coast.