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Extreme reliance on Trans Mountain pipeline exposed

Extreme reliance on Trans Mountain pipeline exposed

Burnaby refineries have run out of oil, B.C. fuel rationing in effect and gas is being barged from the U.S. after just a 10-day shutdown of oil flow from Alberta
Wild weather threatens Kelowna’s billion-dollar building boom

Wild weather threatens Kelowna’s billion-dollar building boom

Developers, suppliers and truckers scramble to patch supply chain serving city’s record-city construction pace
Coquihalla Highway will be closed for months

Coquihalla Highway will be closed for months

New photos from B.C. government show extent of devastation on key highway link between the Interior and the Coast
Concert fund pays $133.8M for Calgary distribution centre

Concert fund pays $133.8M for Calgary distribution centre

The 1.2 million-square-foot facility on 69.6-acres – and under a long-term lease to Lowe’s Canada – is the latest in a string of big industrial deals in Calgary region this year
Alberta offers  shelter to multi-family investors

Alberta offers shelter to multi-family investors

Moderate rents, low per-door prices, healthy yields and no rent controls luring small and large landlords from across Canada
Latest wind farm joins Alberta’s power grid

Latest wind farm joins Alberta’s power grid

The 35-turbine, $350 million set-up near Oyen will generate enough power for 25,000 homes when it goes online next year
Anti-pipeline groups received $1.3B in foreign backing

Anti-pipeline groups received $1.3B in foreign backing

The stated goal of the Canadian anti-fossil fuel and anti-pipeline activists was to halt or slow the expansion of the Alberta oil sands
Three scenarios floated in IEA World Energy Outlook

Three scenarios floated in IEA World Energy Outlook

“Oil demand, for the first time, shows an eventual decline in all scenarios in this Outlook, although the timing and sharpness of the drop vary widely,” the report reads.
Calgary elects first woman mayor

Calgary elects first woman mayor

Dr. Jyoti Gondek has a PhD in urban sociology and is a former director of the Westman Centre for Real Estate Studies at the University of Calgary
Fort St. James bioenergy plant to restart

Fort St. James bioenergy plant to restart

Shuttered this July, the 40-megawatt biomass plant turns wood waste into power