Headlines from the clean energy transition

Read the latest on the shift to clean energy here in Canada and around the world.

While fossils crashed in 2015, clean energy soared

While fossils crashed in 2015, clean energy soared

Bad news dominated energy headlines in 2015: Plunging oil prices. Oil and gas companies scaling back investment. Coal companies going bankrupt. Layoffs. If it bleeds, it leads. Turmoil in...

Could Renewables Foil B.C.’s LNG Dream?

Could Renewables Foil B.C.’s LNG Dream?

In energy markets, a few years is a lifetime. Fast fluctuations in supply or demand—among myriad other factors—can send oil and gas prices skyrocketing, or into the cellar. And the results can...

Keystone? Nah. Energy Ministers are ready for Clean XL

Keystone? Nah. Energy Ministers are ready for Clean XL

This week, North America’s energy ministers are getting together in Winnipeg for something that would have been unimaginable a year ago: a meeting that won’t include the Keystone XL pipeline...

Canada has energy export opportunities beyond pipelines

Canada has energy export opportunities beyond pipelines

The big energy story in Canada continues to be pipelines. Still. Why? There’s controversy, for starters, but it’s also the fact that energy exports – especially oil – make up a big chunk...

How Canada can Clean Up by Investing in Clean Energy

How Canada can Clean Up by Investing in Clean Energy

In the first part of this series, we explored how Canada could benefit from changing its tack on energy and climate. Specifically, we recommended that Ottawa show up as a constructive participant in...