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Why the proposed Frontier oilsands mine is a political hot potato

The fate of a massive new oilsands project is being seen as the litmus test...

Silversmith Power and Light hydro plant

BC Hydro lacks an appetite for green electricity. That’s hurting this historic family-run plant

After producing certified green electricity from small-scale hydro for decades, the beloved Silversmith plant in...

Hell's Gate Nahanni National Park

A mine in the middle: travelling through the Nahanni, the ‘Grand Canyon of Canada’

We paddled the Nahanni, where, despite prominent opposition, roads will soon be built to the...

Roads in the boreal forest Ontario Trevor Hesselink

Scars from logging operations show Canadian deforestation far worse than previously thought

New drone-assisted research documents the long-term impacts from decades of forestry operations, including waste piles,...

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Clean B.C. is quietly using coal and gas power from out of province. Here’s why

Behind the sheen of its CleanBC program, the province holds back hydro power to instead...

Fairview Alberta pipeline canola crop Amber Bracken The Narwhal

Another ‘harvest from hell’: Canada’s farmers forced to acclimatize to weird weather

Several rural counties have declared local agricultural emergencies year after year, as farmers are increasingly...

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