Alberta

Alberta group crowdfunds in effort to press government on tar sands spills

Alberta group crowdfunds in effort to press government on tar sands spills

Keepers of the Athabasca want to get the word out about ongoing oil spills in Cold Lake, Alberta.

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Neil Young supports Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation’s tar sands fight

Neil Young supports Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation’s tar sands fight

Neil Young’s Honor the Treaties concert series supporting First Nations’ legal challenges against the tar sands.

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Conservation groups cautiously optimistic about Greater sage-grouse announcement

Conservation groups cautiously optimistic about Greater sage-grouse announcement

Conservation groups welcome the federal government’s announcement that it intends to introduce an emergency protection order for Canada’s endangered Greater sage-grouse, but they also caution that the devil will be in the details.

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Alberta Auditor General urged to give proper pipeline safety review

Alberta Auditor General urged to give proper pipeline safety review

Representatives of the 54 groups petition the province’s auditor general to do a more thorough job reviewing pipeline spills.

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Working with nature can protect us from floods

Working with nature can protect us from floods

As people begin to pick up their lives, and talk turns to what Calgary and other communities can do to rebuild, safeguarding our irreplaceable, most precious flood-protection assets should be given top priority.

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Alberta’s Solar Surge

Alberta’s Solar Surge

Alberta’s solar potential is measured as high as any other community its size anywhere else in the world.

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Earth Matters: Environmental Education Conference

Earth Matters: Environmental Education Conference

The Alberta Council for Environmental Education will host its annual Earth Matters environmental education conference April 25-27, 2013.

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Thousands sign petition to urge Alberta’s Premier to meet the public for an independent pipeline review

Thousands sign petition to urge Alberta’s Premier to meet the public for an independent pipeline review

Over 5,000 people sign a petition asking Alberta Premier Alison Redford to meet with the public for an independent review of pipeline safety in Alberta.

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Enbridge “photoshops” islands out of BC’s Douglas Channel

Enbridge has stirred up even more controversy in the Northern Gateway pipeline debate by “deleting” islands from its public videos and maps.

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Fuelling the future requires bold vision

Fuelling the future requires bold vision

B.C.’s Christy Clark was right to walk away from a national energy strategy. She just did it for the wrong reasons.

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