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Alberta takes legal action against power companies' secret, 'Enron clause' to protect consumers

EDMONTON — The Alberta government is going to court to challenge a regulation it says will saddle consumers with billions of dollars in losses from coal-fired power agreements. 926 more words

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Alberta's coal-power phaseout will begin in 2018, industry association says

CALGARY • The phase-out of coal-fired power generation in Alberta will begin in 2018, not the mandated 2030 deadline, the president of the Coal Association of Canada said Thursday. 534 more words

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Capital Power sees opportunities in Alberta's climate plan

Alberta’s new climate change plan may prompt $30 billion of investment in wind and natural gas electricity generation by 2030 and Edmonton-based Capital Power Corp. is eager to get in on it, company officials said Thursday. 499 more words

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TransAlta soars on Alberta climate change plan

TransAlta Corp. gained the most in seven years after the Alberta government announced a phase-out of coal generation and an acceleration of wind and solar power construction, giving the renewable energy producer an edge over competitors. 218 more words

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Edmonton-based Epcor eyeing new business in Ontario

Edmonton-based Epcor Utilities Inc. is looking to capitalize on new business opportunities in Ontario, where it plans to move into electricity distribution and make its first foray into distributing natural gas. 550 more words

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