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Record number of oil and gas firms go bust as renewable energy revolution begins to bite

Jan 3, 2017 – The Independent – The world’s largest private power production company warns the sector that renewables could…+

Solar program receives burst of applicants

Dec 30, 2016 – Winnipeg Free Press – Manitoba Hydro said it expected about 30 customers to sign up in…+

Trudeau announces review of Arctic strategy, joint drilling ban with U.S.

Dec 21, 2016 – CBC News – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and U.S. President Barack Obama announced a ban on…+

Record late formation of Hudson Bay sea ice leads to more polar bear clashes

Dec 15, 2016 – Winnipeg Metro News – Manitoba Conservation says the ice didn’t form until well into December, leaving…+

Winnipeg will improve active transportation education and wayfinding

Dec 14, 2016 – Winnipeg Metro News – Although some of Winnipeg’s many, many critics lament how the city is…+

Manitoba will not sign onto national climate change plan

Dec 10, 2016 – CBC News – Manitoba and Saskatchewan were the only two provinces who chose not to sign…+

Transit delays inevitable in blizzard, but advocate says it could be managed better

Dec 8, 2016 – Winnipeg Metro News – Local transit advocates say the effects on bus schedules of brutal traffic…+

Standing Rock protesters celebrate ‘big victory’ as pipeline construction halted

Dec 4, 2016 – CBC News – Standing Rock protesters celebrated Sunday as news broke that construction of the controversial…+

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