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Alberta utility TransAlta vows to be carbon neutral by 2050 as it notes $167M loss

Moosejaw Today 03 Mar 2021
CALGARY — Power generator TransAlta Corp ... The Calgary-based utility company is in the process of retiring its Edmonton-area thermal coal mining operations and converting all of its coal power generation in Canada to natural gas by the end of 2021, while eliminating its coal generation at a facility in Washington State by the end of 2025 ... .
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Alberta eyes recall legislation, focuses on COVID-19 aid in spring sitting

Castanet 25 Feb 2021
the Christmas travel, a controversial and now-abandoned plan to pursue coal-mining in the Rocky Mountains, and a shelved plan to off-load some provincial parks. Calgary-based pollster Janet Brown said erosion of support for Kenney’s UCP is not as dire as some surveys ...
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The Trouble With Canadian Aid

GlobalResearch 17 Feb 2021
Canadian aid has helped liberalize mining legislation in numerous countries. In the best-documented example, Ottawa began an $11 million project to re-write Colombia’s mining code in 1997 ... The CIDA/CERI proposal was submitted to Colombia’s Department of Mines and Energy and became law in 2001.
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Canadian Malartic partners approved $1.7-billion western Quebec gold mine extension

North Shore News 12 Feb 2021
CALGARY — The Canadian Malartic Mine says its owners have approved a plan to spend $1.7 billion over the next seven years to develop the Odyssey underground mine to extend the life of its existing open pit operation in western Quebec ... It says the mine is expected to produce an ...
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Canadian Malartic partners approve $1.7-billion western Quebec gold mine extension

North Shore News 12 Feb 2021
CALGARY — A plan to spend $1.7 billion over the next seven years to develop the Odyssey underground mine to extend the life of the Canadian Malartic Mine's open pit operation in western Quebec has been approved by its owners. "One of Canada's largest underground gold mining ...
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Mining Bitcoin in the New Technology Frontier

Crossville Chronicle 11 Feb 2021
VBit already has existing mining locations in Calgary and Colorado and is expanding into Montana while actively looking for new locations in Western Pennsylvania as well.�Montana with its inexpensive and vast amounts of hydroelectric power and large vacant facilities that have ...
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'Bait and switch:' Questions arise over what reinstated Alberta coal policy protects

North Shore News 10 Feb 2021
EDMONTON — Doubts are surfacing over the Alberta government's decision to restore a policy that protects the Rocky Mountains from coal mining ... Energy Minister Sonya Savage, after overwhelming public opposition, on Monday brought back a 1976 policy that keeps open-pit coal mines out of most of the province's Rockies and foothills.
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Questions arise over protections from reinstated Alberta coal policy

North Shore News 09 Feb 2021
... from coal mining ... University of Calgary resource law professor Nigel Bankes says the ban doesn't apply everywhere, despite Savage's assurances that mountaintop removal mines are prohibited.
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Dominion Diamond Mines Sells Ekati Mine to Arctic Canadian Diamond Company Ltd.

The Marshall News Messenger 04 Feb 2021
CALGARY, Alberta--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 3, 2021--. Dominion Diamond Mines ULC (“Dominion” or the “Company”) announced today that it has completed the previously announced sale of the Ekati Mine and associated assets to Arctic Canadian Diamond Company Ltd ... (formerly Dominion Diamond Mines) ... MINING/MINERALS NATURAL RESOURCES ... Dominion Diamond Mines ULC.
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Canadian silver mining companies give up Monday's gains as apparent squeeze fails

North Shore News 02 Feb 2021
CALGARY — Canadian silver mining companies are giving back double-digit share price increases gained Monday as an apparent drive by online retail investors to boost interest in the shiny metal grinds to a halt. In late-afternoon trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange, First Majestic Silver Corp ... 2, 2021. Companies in this story ... The Canadian Press. .
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Silver's sudden price surge bumps mining stocks as online posts peak retail interest

North Shore News 01 Feb 2021
CALGARY — Shares in Canadian silver mining companies are posting double-digit increases as the price of the shiny white metal surges to multi-year highs driven by retail investors. In morning trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange, First Majestic Silver Corp ... by 32.5 per cent, Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. 27.58 per cent and Pan American Silver Corp ... .
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Silver's sudden price surge bumps mining stocks as online posts drive retail interest

North Shore News 01 Feb 2021
CALGARY — Shares in Canadian silver mining companies are posting double-digit increases as the price of the shiny white metal surges to multi-year highs driven by retail investors. In trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange on Monday, First Majestic Silver Corp ... by 32.5 per cent, Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. 27.5 per cent and Pan American Silver Corp ... .
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Sudden price surge linked to social media posts helps boost Canadian mining stocks

North Shore News 01 Feb 2021
CALGARY — Shares in some Canadian silver mining companies posted double-digit increases on Monday as the price of the shiny white metal surged to eight-year highs with some crediting promotional discussions on social media sites like Reddit ... was up 25.7 per cent and Fortuna Silver Mines Inc.
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