A 2012 UNESCO report already expressed concern about development along the reef, which is a marine conservation park a World Heritage site and one of a few living structures visible from space
Province not ready to fully phase-out coal power; may have to negotiate equivalency agreements with feds
Sherritt has been one of Canada’s largest coal producers but it’s a diversified resource company with operations in several countries
Inventys appoints Dr. Steven Chu to its board of directors as the company aims to grow its carbon capture technology business
Fraser Surrey Docks wants to to add coal-shipping facility to existing terminal on Fraser River
Utility the change is needed because power demand is down and environmental regulations are becoming stricter.
The study’s authors used satellite images and historical county-by-county coal production data to measure the total area of land mined and compare that to today’s demand.
But supporters of the say new jobs in the green energy sector will offset any job losses.
Microcoal technology decontaminates and upgrades low-grade coal to deliver similar energy output and emissions as higher grade coal
The study by Chinese and Canadian researchers found that because of greenhouse gases, daytime highs rose 0.9 degree Celsius in the 46 years ending in 2007.