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Rethinking the narrative on oilsands and green initiatives

Rethinking the narrative on oilsands and green initiatives

Researchers unveil how Canada's largest oilsands entities have skewed the public's understanding of their environmental footprint, according to a new study in Energy Research and Social Science.

Carl Meyer reports for The Narwhal.

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Canada's oil sands emit more air pollutants than previously reported

A new study reveals that Canada's tar sands operations emit air pollutants at levels significantly higher than previously estimated, posing a serious environmental and health concern.

Nicholas Kusnetz reports for Inside Climate News.

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Should we nationalize the oil sands?

Martin Lukacs, Max Fawcett: Should we nationalize the oil sands?

Martin Lukacs, investigative journalist, editor at The Breach and author of The Trudeau Formula says yes. Max Fawcett, freelance writer and former editor of Alberta Oil magazine says no.

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Biden administration backs oil sands pipeline project

The administration urged a court to throw out a challenge brought by tribal and environmental groups, backing a pipeline that would carry Canadian oil across Minnesota and Wisconsin.
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Keystone XL is cancelled — so now what?

TC Energy's decision to terminate the Keystone XL pipeline project doesn’t put to rest a couple of key questions still hanging over it.
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Keystone XL pipeline nixed after Biden stands firm on permit

The sponsor of the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline pulled the plug on the contentious project Wednesday after Canadian officials failed to persuade President Joe Biden to reverse his cancellation of its permit on the day he took office.

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Trudeau climate record complicated by gas emissions increase

Canada is the only G7 nation whose greenhouse gas emissions have increased since the Paris Agreement. The main reason: its oil sands.
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