Energy Manitoba


Bipole III Route Changes EIS Filed

Manitoba Wildlands - Manitoba Hydro provided 30 copies of the binder(s) and pen drives for this environmental impact statement on Monday January 28, 2013.

Posted: February 1, 2013
Paris, City of Light, Goes Dim at Night

Manitoba Wildlands - Effective July 1, 2013 French shops and office buildings will turn off their lights at night to save energy, save money, reduce France's carbon footprint, and reduce light pollution.

Posted: February 1, 2013
CEC Responds to Bipole III Motion

Manitoba Wildlands - The Bipole III Coalition, a grass-roots organization of Manitoba citizens concerned about the routing of Bipole III, filed a notice of motion with the Manitoba Clean Environment Commission (CEC) on January 11, 2013.

Posted: January 25, 2013
Bipole III Coalition Files Motion

Manitoba Wildlands - Clean Environment Commission (CEC) Hearings for the Bipole III Project are currently recessed, scheduled to resume March 4, 2013 in Winnipeg.

Posted: January 18, 2013
EPA Bows to Oil Company Pressure

Manitoba Wildlands - The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) had scientific evidence proving a hydraulic fracturing company, contaminated a local drinking water supply in Fort Worth, Texas.

Posted: January 18, 2013
Premier and Governors Urge Obama to Approve Keystone XL Pipeline

Manitoba Wildlands - Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall and ten U.S. governors sent a letter Thursday to President Barack Obama urging him to approve the Keystone XL pipeline project.

Posted: January 18, 2013
US Biodiesel Tax Credit Wastes Money, IISD

Manitoba Wildlands - Lawmakers in the United States (US), as part of its year-end "fiscal-cliff" package, revived biodiesel tax credits that costs over $2 billion (USD) per year.

Posted: January 4, 2013
Energy Plan and Sustainability Act Under Review

Manitoba Wildlands - The Manitoba NDP government released a new energy plan for the province in late 2012. Comments are being sought through a web page on the government website.

Posted: December 21, 2012
CEAA Invites Comments on Keeyask

Manitoba Wildlands - Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (CEAA) invites public comments on the potential environmental effects of the Keeyask Generation Project and the proposed measures to prevent or mitigate those effects. Written comments are due by December 21, 2012.

Posted: November 30, 2012
Manitoba's New Clean Energy Strategy

Manitoba Wildlands - Innovation, Energy and Mines Minister Dave Chomiak announced a new energy strategy for Manitoba. What Matters Most: Manitoba's Clean Energy Strategy was released November 20, 2012.

Posted: November 30, 2012