Alberta picks six proposals to develop Canada’s first carbon storage hubs

Alberta picks six proposals to develop Canada’s first carbon storage hubs

CALGARY — Canada’s main oil-producing province Alberta on Thursday selected six proposals to move forward with developing Canada’s first carbon storage hubs, intended to help cut climate-warming emissions by permanently sequestering them underground. The proposals are projects put forward by Enbridge Inc , Shell, Wolf Carbons Solutions…

Alberta prioritizes oilsands’ carbon storage hub, energy minister says

Alberta prioritizes oilsands’ carbon storage hub, energy minister says

CALGARY — The government of Alberta, Canada’s main oil-producing province, plans to move forward “very, very quickly” on its next carbon sequestration hub in the Cold Lake region that will serve oilsands producers, Energy Minister Sonya Savage told Reuters. Alberta is currently accepting requests for proposals to operate an underground carbon storage hub serving the…

Canada’s Alberta confirms first death linked to AstraZeneca vaccine

Canada’s Alberta confirms first death linked to AstraZeneca vaccine

The Canadian province of Alberta reported its first death of a patient from a rare blood clot condition after receiving the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, its chief medical officer confirmed late Tuesday. The Alberta case marks the second case of blood clots, and the only death after more than 253,000 doses of AstraZeneca were administered in…