Health impact of Alberta's oil sands
- First Nations critical of newest oil sands report. Narine, Shari // Alberta Sweetgrass;Jan2011, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p1
The article reports on the comments of Chief Al Lameman advisor Ron Lameman on the news report "Royal Society of Canada Expert Panel: Environmental and Health Impacts of Canada's Oil Sands Industry."
- Cameron walks a tightrope over oilsands. // Windspeaker;Oct2010, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p11
The article reports on the move of American movie director James Cameron to venture on the oil sands industry of Canada and be concerned on the environment of the area.
- Companies join forces to reduce impacts of oil sands. // Corporate Knights Magazine;Spring2012, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p14
The article features Canada's Oil Sands Innovation Alliance, which is a group of 12 Alberta, Canada-based oil sands developers that aims to establish greater collaboration in the industry.
- On Environmental and Social Risks: An Introduction. Alario, Margarita V. // Sociological Imagination;2014, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p9
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including the oilsands industry in Canada, privatization of water resources across the world, and role of higher education institutions in imparting awareness of ecological sustainability.
- Oil sands debate. Werniuk, M. Jane // Canadian Mining Journal;Apr2007, Vol. 128 Issue 3, p5
The author explores the issues surrounding the oil sands business in Canada. Issues discussed by the author are associated with investments, labor, value, reserves and shortages. She comments on the Caterpillar 797 haul truck delivered by Finning to Alberta's oil sands in mid-March 2007. She...
- Tar sands disgrace. Vincent-Havelka, J. // New Internationalist;Sep2010, Issue 435, p2
A letter to the editor is presented in response to a letter to the editor by F. C. Kite regarding an article in the journal about tar sands in Canada.
- OIL SANDS 101. Bennett, Duncan // Electric Light & Power;Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 89 Issue 4, Special section p6
The article offers information on the oil sands mining in Canada which is done in Athabasca, Peace River, and Cold Lake in Alberta. It states that oil sands compose of bitumen, water, and inorganic composites such as clay and trace minerals. It says that open pit mining of oil sands account for...
- PetroChina may closing $1.23 bln Canadian Dover project purchase soon. // Energy Today (Hungary);7/14/2014, p2
The article reports on the commitment of China-based oil and gas company PetroChina Co. to complete its purchase of the stake worth $1.23 billion it does not own in the Dover oil-sands project in Canada according to its parent company China National Petroleum Corp. (CNPC).
- Costs shelve Statoil Canadian oil-sands plan. // TCE: The Chemical Engineer;Nov2014, Issue 881, p16
The article reports on the cancellation of a Canadian oil sands project of petroleum company Statoil due to rising construction costs and concerns over pipelines.