teslas giant powerpack battery in australia has been in operation for about 6 months now and we are just starting to discover the magnitude of its impact on the local energy market. a new report now shows that it reduced the cost of the grid service t
the agreements, made with first nations represented by grand council treaty 3, wabun tribal council and mushkegowuk council, will see ontario share 45 per cent of annual revenue from forestry stumpage with the first nations. it will also share a percenta
the alberta energy regulator has issued an order against privately held oil and gas company sequoia resources corp. after it warned it is ceasing operations imminently and wont be able to maintain thousands of wells and pipelines in the province.
the b.c. centre for disease control says four shellfish farms have been closed after being linked to the outbreak of noroviruses associated with raw b.c. oysters. as of april 26 the outbreak includes 132 cases of illness in b.c., a decrease from last week
the booming clicks coming from an underwater microphone placed in the waters of b.c.s johnstone strait could only have been one animal a sperm whale. a sperm whale has been confirmed on vancouver islands eastern coast for the first time since 1984.
the chance of a blazing chunk of space station hitting a person is tiny, but space junk threatens a lot of technology we depend on. there was a time in the 1950s when people didnt think twice about throwing garbage out a car window. now littering is aga
the comedians brother, j.p. macdonald, confirmed macdonalds death to cbc news on sunday, saying he died at the ottawa heart institute due to heart complications. it was really sudden, he said, adding his brother took a turn for the worse saturday mor
the condition of a seriously injured israeli pilot stabilized saturday morning after he was forced to eject from his plane over northern israel. the jet was operating as part of an israeli response to an iranian unmanned aircraft that had entered israeli
the cyber attack that disrupted some networks and servers at the opening of the winter olympics in pyeongchang left a number of conflicting forensic clues about its source. the attack used a blend of techniques, tools, and practices that blended the finge
the death of network neutrality and the loosening of regulations on how internet providers handle customers network traffic have raised many concerns over privacy. internet providers (and others watching traffic as it passes over the internet) have long
the documented global population of adelie penguins just grew by 20 per cent. a colony of 1.5 million of the creatures has recently been discovered in a remote region of antarctica called the danger islands, according to new research published in the jour
the federal government continues to give new responsibilities and tens of millions of dollars to ibm canada to prop up a pay system the government has said it plans to scrap and replace. in the past four months alone, ibm has secured $36.5 million in new
the federal government has ditched settlement talks with one of the last remaining terror suspects who is suing for wrongful detention. justice department lawyers abruptly pulled out of mediation with abousfian abdelrazik a few weeks ago. a trial date has
the federal government has warned canadian police services violent gangs known for cutting off the heads of victims are attempting to sneak across u.s. canada border points to avoid president donald trump rsquo;s changing immigration policy, the toron
the first world war claimed the lives of two sitting canadian mps, but until now, only one had been immortalized in the house of commons. lt col. samuel simpson sharpe, however, had largely been forgotten after his death by suicide in 1918 following his
the flood of the century may have spawned the largest walleye that lake winnipeg ice fishers have seen in recent memory. walleye weigh roughly one to two kilograms (two to four pounds) in a normal year, said nolan. this year, theyre seeing seven kilogram
the guest list for next months royal wedding will not include trudeau, trump, obama or even british prime minister theresa may. it has been decided that an official list of political leaders both u.k. and international is not required for prince har
the guidance, announced thursday, comes at the conclusion of an investigation that determined both officers were responsible for the june 17 incident that killed seven fitzgerald sailors after the destroyer crashed into the cargo ship about 60 miles south
the intense el nino event that started in 2015 drove global air temperatures to new records, helped by the long trend of human driven warming. but the air wasnt the only thing affected. el nino is fundamentally about pacific ocean temperatures, and those
the liberal government claims canada has experienced a sharp uptick in gun crime since 2013. but that year is a statistical outlier, with the lowest crime rates recorded in the past half century and appears to have been chosen to make other years look b
the liberal government is expected to introduce legislation tomorrow that will further tighten firearms laws to reduce gun violence a move welcomed by gun control advocates but feared by lawful owners who say new restrictions will do little to prevent c
the liberals are facing calls to revoke funding granted through the canada summer jobs program to an islamic organization whose leader conservatives have accused of spreading hatred by calling for israeli soldiers in gaza to be sent home in body bags.
the luftwaffe is understood to have only four combat ready eurofighter typhoon fighter jets out of a fleet of 128, the latest in a long list of equipment failings in the german armed forces.a problem with leaking coolant and a shortage of missiles mean th
the lunar new year, which is celebrated in many asian countries, follows the lunisolar calendar and occurs on the first day of the lunar month. vancouver police are asking people to be patient getting to and from the area as up to 100,000 spectators are e