Canada - November 20 2012 On October 17, Alberta Minister of Environment and Sustainable Resource Development Diana McQueen announced that the government of that province will be setting up a new environmental monitoring agency, with the aim of establishing the most comprehensive program of its kind in Canada.
Canada - September 7 2012 Billions of dollars in oil sands investment will result in hydrocarbon production in northern Alberta rising by an estimated 2.5 million bpd by 2020, and by as much as 6.0 million bpd in the Athabasca Oil Sands Area (AOSA) by 2045.
Canada - July 9 2012 Carbon capture and storage is a process that first captures and then sequesters industrial carbon dioxide emissions before release into the atmosphere.
Canada - May 25 2012 Carbon capture and storage (CCS) is a process that first captures and then sequesters industrial carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions before release into the atmosphere.
Canada - February 6 2012 On February 3, 2012, the Federal and Alberta governments introduced the Joint Canada-Alberta Implementation Plan for Oil Sands Monitoring, a three-year implementation plan to enhance environmental monitoring of air, water, land, and biodiversity in the oil sands.