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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...

## DO YOU THINK CARBON CAPTURE AND STORAGE IS A PIPE DREAM? THINK AGAIN.

By Richard Adamson MSc, CEO,  Industrial Climate Solutions Inc.  Each year, Canada emits over 700 MT of carbon dioxide (CO2) – roughly 19.5 tonnes per person. Those are a lot of greenhouse gas emissions. Only about 11% of them come from power generation....

## EMISSIONS FREE TRUCKING GAINING TRACTION

The wheels are being set in motion for a revolution in heavy duty trucking. A pilot project to test the feasibility of using hydrogen to power electric drive trucks with zero tailpipe emissions is underway in Alberta.  Called the Alberta Zero Emission Truck...

## 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...

## CANADIAN SUMMER GAS PRICE OUTLOOK

People tend not to worry about natural gas prices during the summer.  This is mostly because natural gas has been consumed during the winter for heating purposes. Summer consumption has historically been lower than winter consumption. Prices in the summer have tended...

## Mohawk College Offers Green Building Management Education

Canada’s energy and sustainability professionals can gain hands-on experience with highly energy efficient buildings at Mohawk College. Learning to build and manage net zero carbon emissions buildings is now available to students and industry practitioners on the...