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  1. News - World - CANADA

    Canada approves controversial pipeline to ship Alberta oil to BC

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 09:58pm by AP

    ... in place to export its growing oil-sands production. The project's importance has only grown since the US delayed a decision on TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline that would take oil from ... 525,000 barrels of oil a day from northern Alberta's oil sands to the Pacific to deliver oil to Asia, mainly China. About 220 large oil tankers a year would visit the British Columbia town ...

  2. Property - International - CANADA

    Vancouver developer targets world’s wealthy with his ‘52-storey sculpture’

    Posted Jun 17th 2014, 03:16pm by Ian Young

    ... with that unless they truly have their head in the sand. "I think we're past that conversation. I think the real issue is that when you have a city that's growing like our city is, ...

  3. News - World - CANADA

    Asian appetite for geoduck clams brings big profits for Canadian fishermen

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 09:04pm by AFP

    ... of a clam, often buried under a metre of sand. They plunge their arms in and try to wrestle the muscular shellfish out. "You've got your ears against the sand- you hold it, but it's ...

  4. News - World - CANADA

    Alberta’s ruling Progressive Conservatives suffer new defection

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 09:21pm by Reuters

    ... is flush with cash from production from the oil sands in the northern part of the province. While the Alberta government's operating budget is in surplus, Redford is spending heavily ...

  5. News - World - CANADA

    Building workers in British Columbia live aboard luxury floating hotel

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 09:17pm by Reuters

    ... meals a day and a captain's lounge for relaxing may be a draw in a very competitive labour market. Luring skilled labour away from other thriving areas, like the Alberta oil sands ...

  6. News - World - CANADA

    Canada ‘won't take no for answer’ on US pipeline

    Posted Sep 28th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... a visit to New York. The long-delayed project carrying oil from Canada's oil sands needs approval from the US State Department, and Harper's remarks are some of his strongest to date. ...

  7. News - World - CANADA

    Growing rail transport of oil increases environmental threat in US, Canada

    Posted Jul 10th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... oil from Alberta's oil sands to the refineries on the Texas coast. The real immediate environmental issue is do we want to increase the flow of oil from Canada via pipeline or via rail. ...

  8. News - World - CANADA

    Bodies recovered slowly in Quebec train derailment

    Posted Jul 13th 2013, 04:57pm by Associated Press in Lac-Megantic, Quebec

    ... in the booming North Dakota oil fields and Alberta oil sands far from the sea.   ...

  9. News - World - CANADA

    Power outages could last for weeks after flooding in Calgary, Canada

    Posted Jun 25th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Canada's oil sands region as a precaution. Canada is the biggest supplier of energy to the United States. Jeff Burke, president and CEO of insurers Western Financial Group, said many Canadian ...

  10. News - World - CANADA

    Liberals score shock win in British Columbia polls

    Posted May 16th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... a day from Alberta, home to the world's third-largest oil reserves. Oil-sands output will increase to 3.8 million barrels a day by 2022, double that of a decade earlier, according ...



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