North Dakota shale oil producers are pushing for lighter restrictions around the dumping of radioactive waste - a cost-cutting measure as prices for their resource plummet.
Prime Minister Stephen Harper has called it "crazy economic policy" to apply climate regulations to the oil and gas sector.
Andrew Nikiforuk on the Alberta govt's surprise decision not to appeal a recent ruling enabling Jessica Ernst to proceed with her lawsuit over fracking issues.
Both Science World and the BC Lions have joined the BC government's push to build an LNG industry - reaching out to youth with seminars the promise of jobs.
The BC Liberal government continued its steady march towards an LNG industry this week by approving Petronas' proposed plant and 2 more gas pipelines.
The BC government is worried it can't control the way fracking and LNG are being criticized through social media, a Freedom of Information request reveals.
Alberta biologist and landowner Jessica Ernst has won the right to sure the Alberta government over alleged groundwater contamination from Encana's nearby fracking.
Rafe Mair turns over a new leaf, taking to heart Shell and Premier Clark's promises of "green" LNG, clean fracking and "world-class" safety in fossil fuel transport...What could go wrong?
In its war on coal, China is embracing two very different energy alternatives: clean tech and fracking.
Rafe Mair argues BC is being played by LNG behemoths like Petronas. The Clark government is out of its depth, negotiating away taxes and environmental protections.