Jenny Uechi Feed en Leonardo DiCaprio visits Fort McMurray Leonardo DiCaprio is in Fort McMurray, &nbsp;the heart of Alberta's oil sands industry, to research and gather material for an upcoming documentary about climate change.&nbsp; Shortly before his...<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:31:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 19569 at Imperial Metals Mount Polley disaster could cost $500 million, but bonds only a fraction of this amount Analysts say cleanup costs for Imperial Metals' Mount Polley tailings disaster could cost anywhere from&nbsp;$50 million to $500 million, but the security bonds available today to help cover that are...<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Thu, 21 Aug 2014 06:03:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 19553 at Mining Minister announces independent review of Imperial Metals' Mount Polley disaster Mining Minister Bill Bennett pledges to "take responsibility" if his ministry's negligence is found to have contributed to the Mount Polley tailings breach. <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:10:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 19538 at University professor sues NEB for ignoring Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion's climate impact Climate scientist Danny Harvey has launched a constitutional challenge against the National Energy Board for refusing to consider climate change as a factor in its decision on the Kinder Morgan Trans...<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Mon, 18 Aug 2014 20:36:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 19537 at Public comment period for Arctic drilling project closes The last day for the public to submit comment on Imperial Oil's arctic drilling in the Beaufort Sea has just ended today.&nbsp; Imperial,&nbsp;Exxon Mobil Corp.&nbsp;and&nbsp;BP PLC&nbsp;filed a...<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Sat, 16 Aug 2014 12:33:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 19531 at After kicking out government officials at industry summit, Fort Nelson First Nation signs LNG worker camp deal A northeastern B.C. chief, that once galvanized province-wide opposition to LNG fast-tracking, just inked a deal for her band to profit from a coming frack boom<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Thu, 14 Aug 2014 02:22:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 19521 at Shareholder starts class action lawsuit over Imperial Metals' Mount Polley disaster Investors upset that company failed to provide facts about the tailings pond prior to the disaster. <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Tue, 12 Aug 2014 22:50:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 19517 at Protesters march through downtown Vancouver to denounce Imperial Metals' Mount Polley negligence The Secwepemc Women’s Warrior Society led a rally today to protest Imperial Metals, the company responsible for the Mount Polley tailing ponds disaster which spilled 10.5 million cubic metres of... News Tue, 12 Aug 2014 05:19:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 19512 at Conservative MP slams West Van vote to ban LNG tankers from Howe Sound "I am a firm believer that the environment is the economy," said MP John Weston.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Sun, 10 Aug 2014 01:42:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 19510 at Imperial Metals wanted to detoxify Mount Polley tailings, but overlooked underlying problems The mine was actively trying to find methods to make its tailings safer for the environment. Why didn't it deal with the issue of finding a place to safely discharge its water? <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> World Sat, 09 Aug 2014 20:47:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 19509 at