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CAPP: Natural Gas and Oil Industry Investing in Canada’s Economic Recovery

The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) is forecasting a 14 per cent increase in upstream natural gas and oil investment in 2021. Capital spending in the sector is expected to be around $3.36 billion higher this year, reaching $27.3 billion, compared to an estimated total investment of $24 billion in 2020. The planned investment […]

by ahnationtalk on January 14, 202112 Views

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RMWB: Tawâw project creates tri-party partnership to provide Indigenous housing

Council of the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo allocated more than $1.1 million from the 2020-2021 Community Plan on Homelessness (CPH) to Wood Buffalo Wellness Society for the Tawâw project, a tri-party partnership between Wood Buffalo Wellness Society (WBWS), McMurray Métis and Wood Buffalo Housing (WBH) to create access to 22 beds for homeless Indigenous […]

by ahnationtalk on January 13, 202116 Views

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City of Lethbridge: City Council approves Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls Recommendations and Work Plan

Lethbridge City Council on Tuesday voted 6-3 to approve the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG) Recommendations and Work Plan, along with a one-time budget request of $435,000 to be used during a three-year period. This Work Plan builds upon Council’s existing commitment to Reconciliation as outlined in the Reconciliation […]

by ahnationtalk on January 13, 202113 Views

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Taza Celebrates the Best of 2020: A Year of Milestones

Taza has made exciting progress this past year despite the numerous challenges and setbacks. As we reflect on the year ahead, our team is filled with immense gratitude for what has come to life, with big hopes for the future. Leading up to the beginning of 2021 we celebrated with a look back at our […]

by ahnationtalk on January 12, 202116 Views

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AltaGas Ltd. Announces Monthly Dividend

CALGARY, AB, Jan. 11, 2021 – AltaGas Ltd. (“AltaGas or the Company”) (TSX: ALA) announced today that the January dividend will be paid on February 15, 2021, to common shareholders of record on January 25, 2021. The ex-dividend date is January 22, 2021. The amount of the dividend will be $0.0833 for each common share. […]

by ahnationtalk on January 12, 202115 Views

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BitCrude™ Energy’s Success of Commercial-Scale, Diluent-Free, Non-Toxic Heavy Oil Shipping Process Revolutionizes Access to Offshore Markets

With the proven capability of its commercial Diluent Recovery Unit to eliminate diluent from the more traditional pipeline process for Canadian oilsands and other Western Canadian Heavy Oil, BitCrude™ launches multi-prong business partnerships to expand commercial production capability. CALGARY, AB, Jan. 11, 2021  – Calgary-based BitCrude™ Energy announced the successful completion of its commercial production demonstration […]

by ahnationtalk on January 11, 202117 Views

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The Confederacy of Treaty Six First Nations welcome new Grand Chief Okimaw Vernon Watchmaker

The Confederacy of Treaty No. 6 First Nations have appointed Okimaw (Chief) Vernon Watchmaker of Kehewin Cree Nation as the next Grand Chief of the Confederacy, succeeding Chief Billy Morin. Watchmaker will continue the many successes under Chief Morin including his urban initiative, as well as, build upon the Protocol with the Province of Alberta. […]

by ahnationtalk on January 8, 202142 Views

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COVID-19 Indigenous Business Survey Phase II

Welcome In the spring of 2020, CCAB, in collaboration with the COVID-19 Indigenous Business Response Taskforce, undertook a preliminary survey to understand the impacts of the pandemic on Indigenous Businesses across Canada. The initial COVID-19 Indigenous Business Survey results have been used to inform CCAB programs and Government response plans to ensure relevant timely support […]

by pmnationtalk on January 8, 202120 Views

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Athabasca U: Announcing the 2020-21 Writer in Residence

The Athabasca University Writer-in-Residence committee is delighted to announce that acclaimed author Joshua Whitehead is the 2020-21 Writer in Residence. Welcome, Joshua! Joshua Whitehead is an Oji-nêhiyaw, Two-Spirit member of Peguis First Nation. He is the author of full-metal indigiqueer (Talonbooks 2017) which was shortlisted for the inaugural Indigenous Voices Award and the Stephen G. Stephansson Award […]

by ahnationtalk on January 7, 202144 Views

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Requests for Proposal launched for purchase of clean electricity in Alberta

From: Public Services and Procurement Canada January 7, 2021 – Edmonton, Alberta – Public Services and Procurement Canada Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) is taking concrete steps to meet the Government of Canada’s commitment in the Greening Government Strategy to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from federal government buildings, vehicle fleets and other operations. The […]

by ahnationtalk on January 7, 202118 Views

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