New Brunswick submits second part of new carbon plan to Ottawa for approval

By The Canadian Press Posted November 19, 2019 4:41 pm Updated November 19, 2019 4:43 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ New Brunswick has submitted a new carbon pricing plan to…

U.S. Congress wants review of Keystone pipeline in wake of North Dakota spill

Top U.S. House Democrats have called for a federal review of the Keystone pipeline and the agency that regulates it in the wake of 1.4-million-litre (383,000-gallon) spill in northeastern North Dakota, the latest of three spills along the line in…

Ontario government spent $231 million to tear up green energy deals: Walker

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted November 19, 2019 1:50 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ TORONTO – Ontario spent $231 million last year to tear up over 750 renewable energy…

Ontario government proposes to extend water bottling moratorium by 9 months

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted November 19, 2019 9:26 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ TORONTO – Ontario is proposing to extend a moratorium on water bottling permits for nine…

Town of Hudson seeks to expand wetlands protection, proposes zoning amendment

The town of Hudson is seeking to better protect its wetlands. The town is proposing a zoning amendment to expand a construction buffer zone around wetlands from 10 metres to 30 metres. Global News cameras were not allowed into Monday’s…

Land affected by Keystone pipeline leak 10 times bigger than thought

A crude oil spill from the Keystone pipeline in eastern North Dakota has turned out to have affected almost 10 times the amount of land as first reported, a state regulator said Monday. North Dakota environmental scientist Bill Suess said…

Higher 2020 spring runoff possible in southern Saskatchewan: WSA

The Saskatchewan Water Security Agency (WSA) said the possibility of a higher spring runoff in southern parts of the province does not necessarily mean flooding is possible. In its fall freeze-up report released Monday, the WSA said above-average precipitation during…