Transporting diluted bitumen by pipelines does not increase likelihood of release – Report

GLOBE-Net, June 25, 2013 – Diluted bitumen has no greater likelihood of accidental pipeline release than other crude oils, says a new report from the U.S. National Research Council.   The committee that wrote the report found that diluted bitumen has physical and chemical...
Posted On 25 Jun 2013
off

‘Golden Age’ of gas remains in full swing says IEA

Natural gas will continue to increase its share of the global energy mix, growing at 2.4% per year between now and 2018, the IEA said in its Medium-Term Gas Market Report issued today.  GLOBE-Net, June 20, 2013 – Natural gas will continue to increase its share of the global...
Posted On 20 Jun 2013

Energy Poverty and Climate Change

 Global Tracking Framework says the world must do more if it is to ensure that all can benefit from modern, clean energy by 2030.  GLOBE-Net, June 3, 2013 – A new report published as part of the Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL) Initiative says that a population four...
Posted On 03 Jun 2013

Funding announced for three Alberta biological projects

 Climate Change and Emissions Management (CCCEMC) Corporation and Alberta Innovates Bio Solutions announce funding for three biological projects GLOBE-Net, May 31, 2013 – The Climate Change and Emissions Management (CCEMC) Corporation is funding three new initiatives...
Posted On 31 May 2013

B.C. Government can’t support Northern Gateway Project as presented

 The British Columbia government has made its final written submission to the Northern Gateway Pipeline Joint Review Panel and cannot support the project as presented. GLOBE-Net, May 31, 2013 – The British Columbia government has made its final written submission to the...
Posted On 31 May 2013

West Coast Project: LNG Use in Canada’s Marine Sector

 The Canadian Natural Gas Vehicle Alliance has released information on the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the marine transportation sector on Canada’s West Coast.  GLOBE-Net, May 29, 2013 – The Canadian Natural Gas Vehicle Alliance (CNGVA) has released information on...
Posted On 29 May 2013

Aboriginal Power – Clean Energy and the Future of Canada’s First Peoples

 There is a new reality emerging in the Canadian energy landscape – namely the game-changing potential of ecologically-sensitive hydro, wind and biomass projects being developed across Canada by or in partnership with Canada’s First Peoples. GLOBE-Net, May 27, 2013 –...
Posted On 27 May 2013

Science, Technology and Innovation – Canada continues to tread water

 Canada continues to tread water as a mid-level performer in science, technology, and innovation GLOBE-Net, May 24, 2014 – A major report released this week by Canada’s Science, Technology and Innovation Council (STIC) has concluded that Canada continues to tread...
Posted On 24 May 2013