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## CHANGES TO CANADA’S CARBON TAX ARE COMING. WHO WILL THEY AFFECT?

Canada’s carbon tax will increase 50% on April 1, 2020. The tax, which applies to emissions from the burning of fossil fuels, will increase from $20/T CO₂ to$30/T CO₂. The impact on natural gas will be to increase the tax from $1.04/GJ to$1.57/GJ.  The carbon...

## WHAT’S ALL THE FUSS ABOUT CLIMATE? – A Quick Refresher

Action on climate has been an issue constantly in the news. During the recent federal election, many made a link between energy use and climate change. Others were not convinced.  Action on climate has been an issue constantly in the news. During the recent...

## IT’S TIME TO DELIVER CHANGE IN THE ALBERTA ELECTRICITY MARKET

IT’S TIME TO DELIVER CHANGE IN THE ALBERTA ELECTRICITY MARKET By: Sheldon Fulton Last week I opened my monthly Enmax utility bill. My energy cost was $158.00. However, just$45 was for the actual electricity and gas I consumed. The rest were charges for ‘delivery’ of...

## Prepare for the “Natural Gas New Year”

The kids are back in school. There’s a noticeable nip to the evening air. Hints of yellow and orange are appearing on the trees. Sure signs that summer is behind us.  Fall also marks an important time of year in the natural gas business. Traditionally, natural...

## COACH’S CIRCLE

It’s tough keeping energy costs down in the workplace during hot summer weather.  How about staying cool at home? Here are some suggestions to keep you from burning up without burning your money! Turn down the heat: Cook with a microwave or toaster oven. Close...

## GETTING UNDER ONE’S SKIN

Beauty is only skin deep. That’s why the exterior and interior of architectural designs get all the glory. But when it comes to comfort and how well a building performs? Well. You’ll just have to get under its skin. Comfort, affordability and sustainability are...