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Friday, August 30, 2013 (All day) - News 1130
The utility is looking at others as it searches for ways to cut costs Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett says BC Hydro expects to cancel 10 agreements to buy private electricity and defer nine others as it looks for ways to cut costs for consumers.
Monday, August 26, 2013 (All day) - Georgia Straight
Activists are less than shocked by B.C. Ministry of Environment internal memos warning that the province is poorly equipped to deal with oil spills.
Monday, August 26, 2013 (All day) - Vancouver Sun
Natives in Tofino are outraged that the B.C. government has issued a mineral-exploration permit for an area of Clayoquot Sound in which they have declared a tribal park.
Monday, August 26, 2013 (All day) - Brandon Sun
The era of peat mining in Hecla/Grindstone Provincial Park is over. The province has taken the step through a recent cabinet order to adjust the land-use categories of the park, closing a chapter in which peat extraction didn't have anyone in government batting an eye despite its impact on the environment and the health of Lake Winnipeg.
Friday, August 23, 2013 (All day) - CBC News
An environmental group is petitioning the Manitoba government to put the brakes on an oil shipping line planned for Churchill.
Friday, August 23, 2013 (All day) - Radio-Canada
Un groupe environnemental fait circuler une pétition contre le projet de la société OmniTRAX de transporter du pétrole par train dans le nord du Manitoba.
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 (All day) - Times Colonist
The cumulative effect of coal and oil export projects proposed on the U.S and Canadian sides of the Salish Sea will turn the area into a carbon superhighway, say environmental groups on both sides of the border.
Saturday, August 17, 2013 (All day) - Vancouver Sun
A Squamish gondola project that some tourism analysts are calling B.C.’s top new attraction for 2014 is on track to open in May, the developers have announced.
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 (All day) - Winnipeg Free Press
A national environmental group has vowed to try to block a plan to begin shipping Alberta oil through northern Manitoba's Port of Churchill.
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 (All day) - Peace Arch News
Communities and Coal is gaining momentum in its opposition to the proposed Direct Coal Transfer Facility at Fraser Surrey Docks.
 
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