It took “unique and inventive thinking” to portage the components of Diavik Diamond Mine’s four 2.3 MW wind turbines to the island job site in the far reaches of the North Slave region, let alone figure out how to keep them running in a subarctic climate, but the result has all been worth it the company claims.
An on-site explosion at Nexen Energy’s Long Lake facility, a subsidiary of Chinese-owned CNOOC Ltd., has shut down operations after one employee was killed and another critically injured.
Provincial and territorial governments across Canada are eagerly compiling shopping lists to give the federal government – infrastructure wish lists so the feds will send money, honouring the Liberal promise to spark the economy and create jobs.
“This decision concerns children. More precisely, it is about how the past and current child welfare practices in First Nations communities on reserves, across Canada, have impacted and continue to impact First Nations children, their families and their communities.”READ MORE
The S. and A. Foundation just cannot help having a little fun while it spends a million dollars.READ MORE
The least popular drive in the NWT? “Easy answer: Yellowknife to Edzo.”READ MORE