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With Keystone XL dead, Alberta must move on renewable energy – The Gateway

Nov 6, 2015 Obama rejected the Keystone XL pipeline today for a variety of reasons, one of the biggest being the reduction of greenhouse emissions. He commented on the reduction of automobile emissions and consumption, the expansion of renewable energy sources, and so on. We’ve been getting much greener this past decade. His examples are […]

by ahnationtalk on November 9, 2015359 Views

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Women Building Futures announces exciting new job creation partnership

Recruitment of women now underway for training, jobs at Sturgeon Refinery Edmonton AB—Women Building Futures (WBF), Alberta’s premier trades training organization for women, is pleased to announce a new partnership with the North West Redwater Partnership (NWR) and the Alberta Ironworkers Apprenticeship and Training Plan (Local 720). “This is about empowering women to succeed in […]

by ahnationtalk on November 9, 2015505 Views

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TransAlta only power generation company in Top 20 of Canada’s Climate Disclosure Leadership Index

Press Release CALGARY, Alberta (November 6, 2015) – TransAlta Corporation (“TransAlta”) (TSX: TA; NYSE: TAC) is pleased to be recognized by the CDP (formerly known as the Carbon Disclosure Project) as a leader in the disclosure of climate change information. Two hundred companies are included in the CDP Index which highlights the top 20 companies […]

by ahnationtalk on November 9, 2015448 Views

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Enbridge Reports Third Quarter Financial Results

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Nov. 5, 2015) – Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB)(NYSE:ENB) – HIGHLIGHTS (all financial figures are unaudited and in Canadian dollars unless otherwise noted) Third quarter loss was $609 million and nine months loss was $415 million, both including the impact of a number of unusual, non-recurring or non-operating factors Third quarter and nine months adjusted earnings […]

by ahnationtalk on November 9, 2015440 Views

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Canadian Folk Music Awards Announce 2015 Winners

Nov 09, 2015 Last night (November 8), the 2015 edition of the Canadian Folk Music Awards were held in Edmonton. Now, the names of this year’s winners are in. Prizes in 19 categories were handed out at the gala at the Citadel Theatre. Amelia Curran and Catherine MacLellan were the only multi-award winners, each taking […]

by ahnationtalk on November 9, 2015383 Views

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Results of AER dam safety inspections released

Calgary, Alberta (Nov 06, 2015)… Following commitments made after the Auditor General’s report on dam safety in Alberta, the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) has released the results of its dam safety inspections held earlier this year. Containment structures like dams and liquid impoundments, including oil sands tailing ponds, coal tailings ponds, and oil and gas […]

by pmnationtalk on November 9, 2015383 Views

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New medallions honour veterans on National Aboriginal Veterans Day – CBC

Nov 08, 2015 ‘What better way to create awareness than to actually wear a medallion to say who you are,’ vet says Richard Blackwolf is a proud 75-year-old Métis veteran who served in Canada’s Navy for 13 years. It’s hard to get Blackwolf to talk about his own career but he is quick to praise the work of other First Nations, Métis and Inuit veterans. Those praiseworthy […]

by pmnationtalk on November 9, 2015300 Views

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TransAlta only power generation company in Top 20 of Canada’s Climate Disclosure Leadership Index

Press Release CALGARY, Alberta (November 6, 2015) – TransAlta Corporation (“TransAlta”) (TSX: TA; NYSE: TAC) is pleased to be recognized by the CDP (formerly known as the Carbon Disclosure Project) as a leader in the disclosure of climate change information. Two hundred companies are included in the CDP Index which highlights the top 20 companies […]

by ahnationtalk on November 7, 2015560 Views

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National Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week 2015: Leaders unite across Canada with community-based approaches to HIV and AIDS

Calgary, AB  – The Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network (CAAN) proudly announces national Aboriginal leadership and their supporters will gather in Calgary, AB on December 1, 2015 to launch Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week 2015. It will be accompanied by workshops across the country (Ottawa, Regina, Montreal, Winnipeg, Halifax, and Inuvik) to continue discussions on Aboriginal HIV […]

by ahnationtalk on November 6, 2015500 Views

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Statement from Premier Notley on Keystone XL

Premier Rachel Notley issued the following statement on the U.S. decision regarding the proposed Keystone XL pipeline: “Though I am not surprised by the news coming from the White House this morning, as we have anticipated this announcement for some time, I am disappointed by the way the U.S. government chose to characterize our energy […]

by ahnationtalk on November 6, 2015407 Views

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