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Renowned singers coming to Aboriginal Day – St. Albert Gazette

Jun 13, 2015 A trio of award-winning aboriginal singers is coming to St. Albert next week to sing O Canada as part of National Aboriginal Day – and they’ll be doing it in three languages. June 21 is National Aboriginal Day in St. Albert, where hundreds of city residents come out to Lions Park to […]

by ahnationtalk on June 15, 2015314 Views

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Ewart: Sharp criticism of energy regulator’s chairman an unresolved issue for notley – Calgary Herald

June 13, 2015 “I am appalled by this inside job appointment … how can we trust Mr. Protti’s independence, objectivity and judgment?” – Rachel Notley, NDP environment critic, April 2013. “The new regulator has an obligation to Albertans to protect our water and our air and land and to trust and ensure our oil and […]

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National Energy Board public consultation on emergency management transparency to close June 25th

June 15, 2015 – Calgary, Alberta – National Energy Board The National Energy Board (NEB) reminds Canadians that the public consultation on the transparency of emergency management information will close at the end of day, Thursday, June 25th. On April 27, NEB Chair, Peter Watson launched the public consultation process to gather input into the type and the […]

by ahnationtalk on June 15, 2015319 Views

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BluEarth Closes Debt Financing and Kicks off Construction for Alberta Wind Power Project

Calgary, Alberta – June 12, 2015 – BluEarth Renewables Inc. (BluEarth) today announced that it closed non-recourse construction and term debt financing for the 29 megawatt (MW) Bull Creek Wind Power Project (Bull Creek or the Project) – the Company’s first renewable power project in Alberta. Term funding of approximately $71 million was provided by […]

by ahnationtalk on June 15, 2015232 Views

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Foster Creek returns to normal operations after forest fire

Press Releases Calgary, Alberta (June 11, 2015) – Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX: CVE) (NYSE: CVE) has returned to normal operations at its Foster Creek oil sands project in northern Alberta after a forest fire on the Cold Lake Air Weapons Range (CLAWR) led to the precautionary shutdown of the operation on May 23 for 11 […]

by ahnationtalk on June 11, 2015614 Views

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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Marks 7th Anniversary of Apology for Residential Schools and Prime Minister’s Meeting with Pope Francis

Assembly of First Nations National Chief Marks 7th Anniversary of Apology for Residential Schools and Prime Minister’s Meeting with Pope Francis June 11, 2015 (Ottawa, ON):  Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today marked the seventh anniversary of the Prime Minister’s Statement of Apology to Former Students of Indian Residential Schools on […]

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Sunvault Energy Launches Power Utility Sales in Alberta Through Aboriginal Power Corp

Edmonton, Alberta, Jun 11, 2015 – SUNVAULT ENERGY INC. (“Sunvault”) (“the Company”) (SVLT) (otcqb:SVLT) is pleased to announce that it has through its incubation company Aboriginal Power Corp, (“APC”) begun to add customers to its electricity utility power sales program. The company consumer website was recently launched at domain www.aboriginalpowercorp.com. Over the next few months […]

by aanationtalk on June 11, 2015433 Views

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Alberta’s oil sands take a hit as scientists, academics call for halt to development – The Globe and Mail

Jun. 11, 2015 Alberta’s oil sands producers have suffered another hit to their reputation, as a group of prominent scientists and academics called for a moratorium on further development due to environmental concerns. Decisions on oil sands development “add up to a social and environmental legacy that will last for generations,” Simon Fraser University ecologist […]

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ATCO Sustainable Communities is the Salt River First Nation’s Supplier of Choice for Community Infrastructure

Fort Smith, Northwest Territories – June 10, 2015 – ATCO Sustainable Communities (ATCO) announced today that it has signed a contract with Salt River First Nation to construct a gas station and convenience store in Fort Smith, N.W.T. “We are pleased to work with the Salt River First Nation and Petro-Canada to deliver a state-of-the-art gas […]

by aanationtalk on June 11, 2015716 Views

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Alberta First Nation communities jumping on ‘solar revolution’ – APTN

June 9, 2015 In the midst of a collapse in oil prices and an uncertain economic future, Albertans are also looking at ways to wean off of a dependence on oil and gas and on to alternative sources of greener energy. And Alberta First Nation communities are readying to take advantage of the coming “solar […]

by ahnationtalk on June 10, 2015350 Views

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