Trans Mountain Pipeline? 'Yes, But…' Says NEB

Decision does little to quell mistrust of energy regulator -- or opposition to project, say critics.

By Megan Devlin, 19 May 2016


A David-vs-Goliath Tanker Confrontation in Burrard Inlet

'Kayaktivism' takes on Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain Pipeline from the water side.

By Mychaylo Prystupa, 19 May 2016


The Other Fire: Fort McMurray's Slow Burn

Homes can be restored, but not the bitumen boom that first put them there.

By Andrew Nikiforuk, 13 May 2016


Rebuilding Fort Mac, and Our Energy Economy

The transition will come sooner or later. Let's make it sooner.

By Crawford Kilian, 9 May 2016


Groundwater Contamination from Fracking Changes over Time: Study

Texas study finds quality fluctuates as nearby industry evolves.

By Andrew Nikiforuk, 7 May 2016


Don't Shut Down Leap, Embrace Its Discontents

Manifesto a chance for real debate, something democracies should prize.

By Michael M'Gonigle, 2 May 2016


Suncor on Expansion Spree in Down Oilpatch

Calgary giant aims to be 'last oil company standing' as world shifts off carbon, its CEO says.

By Mychaylo Prystupa, 29 Apr 2016


A Revived Northern Gateway to Oblivion for Grits?

Reverse course on controversial pipeline at your own risk, political observers warn Liberal government.

By Jeremy J. Nuttall, 27 Apr 2016


Dilbit Dogma? The Myth of Tidewater Access

Pipeline cheerleaders often employ this rationale. But it no longer applies.

By Eugene Kung, 20 Apr 2016


My Advice to NDP: Look Before You Leap. Then Leap

And don't let Canada's punditariat restrict or stifle your debate.

By Crawford Kilian, 14 Apr 2016


Flogging Electric Vehicles, Premier Clark Opts for the 'Sexy' Choice

Politicians promote, and heavily subsidize, an option few can afford, says resource economist.

By Andrew MacLeod, 13 Apr 2016


Six Key Divides New Democrats Must Tackle

Convention revealed a readiness among New Dems to attack party problems. Now comes the hard part.

By Samantha Power, 12 Apr 2016


How Christy Clark Talks to Kids about Taxes

'If we don't cut down trees in BC, we have to take more money from your mom and dad.'

By Andrew MacLeod, 9 Apr 2016


Canada's Oil and Gas Push 'Wishful Thinking' against Climate Realities: Harvard Prof

Naomi Oreskes says our fossil fuel strategy 'doesn't add up.'

By Mychaylo Prystupa, 6 Apr 2016


The Year the Oil Bubble Burst

As companies are forced to slash value of reserves, industry faces a grim new future.

By Mitchell Anderson, 4 Apr 2016


Rushing Carbon Price Could Spark 'National Unity Crisis': Minister

Catherine McKenna wants to build trust among premiers.

By James Munson, 2 Apr 2016


New Maps Show Seven Million Americans at Risk from Industry-Made Quakes

US science agency highlights 'potential ground-shaking hazards.'

By Andrew Nikiforuk, 1 Apr 2016


US States Team Up to Nail Big Oil for Climate 'Fraud'

Legal experts say oil companies could face billions of dollars in liabilities.

By Mychaylo Prystupa, 30 Mar 2016


Fracking Contaminates Groundwater: Stanford Study

Another scientific report finds evidence of industry's impact on public resource.

By Andrew Nikiforuk, 30 Mar 2016


Death of a Shale Gas Salesman

Aubrey McClendon was fracking's greatest advocate -- until he drove his car into a concrete wall.

By Andrew Nikiforuk, 28 Mar 2016