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Manulife, Panattoni partner to develop Edmonton industrial

August 21

Manulife Investment Management and Panattoni Development Company are partnering on the development of a key parcel of industrial land in the southeast area of Edmonton

Clean energy one of Canada’s fastest growing industries

May 22

The study concluded clean energy accounted for about 3% of Canada’s GDP in 2017, or around $57 billion

Industrial real estate boom on city's edges: Colliers report

April 15

Available land, tax savings and accessibility are spurring an industrial real estate boom on the edges of Edmonton, with the Leduc/Nisku area leading the push, shows the latest industrial development report from Colliers International.

New jobs and investment as Inter Pipeline Ltd invest $600 million in new petrochemical plant east of Edmonton

March 14

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley announced the province would provide $70 million in royalty credits to Inter Pipeline for the project

City of Edmonton Implements a Major Update to Site Facilitation Tool

December 11

Powered by GIS Planning's site location tool, the upgraded website provides immediate access to in-depth information and high-level demographic information to support City of Edmonton's economic investment business facilitation programs.

CAPP Releases - A Competitive Policy and Regulatory Framework for Alberta’s Upstream Oil and Natural Gas Industry

July 20

The report outlines how new competitiveness measures could be created to attract investment and create jobs in Alberta’s oil and natural gas sector, while protecting the high standards already in place for health, safety and environmental regulation.

Emissions Reduction Alberta funding supports in new technology projects to help industry reduce methane emissions

July 7

Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA) has committed $83 million funding to 12 innovative methane-reducing technology projects. 

Alberta offering up to 30% off solar panel installation with $36M program

June 21

The Alberta government announced details Wednesday about the Energy Efficiency Residential and Commercial Solar Program.

Alberta's petrochemical dreams edge closer to reality

May 16

Slowly, but surely, the province’s plan to entice companies to build large petrochemical plants in Alberta is plodding ahead.

Oil-rich Alberta lands energy agreement with Japan

May 5

Alberta said it's in a good position to meet the growing energy demands of expanding Asian economies.

Alberta polytechnics sign agreement with one of China's largest companies during Asia-Pacific trade mission

April 20

NAIT and SAIT to explore Heavy Duty Electric Vehicle training program to support BYD Canada in its delivery of electric buses to Alberta

Alberta backing bioenergy programs

February 10

Oil-rich province continues efforts to diversify the economy