• A pipeline oil spill near the Long Lake oil sands operation in Alberta, Canada. Nexen/Larry MacDougall/The Canadian Press

    Firms are developing new technologies to reduce the pollution and water use of oil sands extraction.Americas,U.S.,Alberta,Canada,Imperial Oil,Marathon Oil,MCW Energy Group,Oil sands,Suncor Energy,Utah,Vivakor Inc.,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Aug 03, 2015, 2:44 PM EDT
  • The Boulder Creek Wildfire on July 3, 2015, Canada. (Photo Credit: BC Wildfire Management Branch/Facebook)

    This year is shaping up to be Canada's worst fire season on record, with many burning out of control.Americas,Alberta,British Columbia,Canada,Saskatchewan,wildfires,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Jul 16, 2015, 11:29 AM EDT
  • A selfie taken by Victoria Xipolitakis in the cockpit of an Aerolíneas Argentinas flight. @VXIPOLITAKISOK VIA TWITTER

    Aerolíneas Argentinas is gobbling up subsidies and calls of mismanagement are growing louder.Americas,Aerolíneas Argentinas,Argentina,Mariano Recalde,scandal,subsidies,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Jun 29, 2015, 2:39 PM EDT
  • Wind turbines near Tarariras, west of Montevideo, Uruguay, 2/8/15. AFP PHOTO / MIGUEL ROJO via Getty Images

    The country expects its installed wind capacity to roughly triple to 1,600MW by 2017.Americas,electricity,Uruguay,UTE,Vestas Wind Systems,wind energy,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Sep 03, 2015, 4:19 PM EDT