L to R: Councillor Brad Rabbit Montana First Nation, Montana First Nation Chief Darrell Strongman, Richard Feehan, Minister of Indigenous Relations, Councillor Ralph Cattleman Montana First Nation, MLA for Wetaskiwin-Camrose Bruce Hinkley, Treaty 6 Grand Chief and Ermineskin Chief Randy Ermineskin, Councillor Ingrid Kelln Montana First Nation, Green Arrow - Akamihk CEO Vickie Wetchie, and Councillor Justin Strongman Montana First Nation. (Photo: Government of Alberta)

Alberta launches Indigenous renewables pilot program

By Troy Gillard (from Government of Alberta release)
October 6, 2016 - 10:35pm

The provincial government is launching two small-scale pilot programs for First Nations and Metis communities that invest in local renewable projects that create jobs, reduce emissions and lower utility costs.

A model of Alberta, held up by the three pillars of 'CO2,' 'Market Access,' and 'Value' as explained by North West Refining President Ian MacGregor below. (RDNewsNOW / Josh Hall)

New Pipeline the Ultimate Diversification Opportunity: North West Refining President

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
October 5, 2016 - 3:32pm Updated: October 6, 2016 - 10:15am

The President of one of Canada's largest construction projects says they are providing reason for optimism in the local oil and gas industry.