Canada’s energy jobs transition bill stirs divisiveness in oil heartland

Canada’s energy jobs transition bill stirs divisiveness in oil heartland

Jan 22 (Reuters) – In western Canada’s oil sector, controversy rages over federal government legislation to help the fossil fuel workforce transition to a greener economy, but union and community leaders warn that the politicization of the Just Transition Bill is obscuring the needs of workers. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Liberal government is expected to … Read more

Storm cuts oil, gas and power generation in the United States, pushing prices up

Storm cuts oil, gas and power generation in the United States, pushing prices up

Dec 23 (Reuters) – Bitter cold and gusty winds on Friday knocked out power and shut down power generation across the United States, sending heating and electricity prices soaring as people braced for the parties. Winter Storm Elliott brought sub-freezing temperatures and severe weather warnings to about two-thirds of the United States, with cold and … Read more