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Wasted green power tests China's energy leadership

Wasted green power tests China's energy leadership

BEIJING — Its efforts to cut pollution have made China the world leader in renewable energy development, yet that green power has been wasted as the country struggles to integrate wind and solar farms into an outdated and balkanized electricity netwo

Edmonton program to help big buildings reduce energy consumption and emissions

Edmonton is believed to be the first city in Canada to lead a voluntary program aimed at helping large buildings reduce their energy use. It will provide owners with data about their building's energy performance.

Innovation minister orders CRTC to revisit wireless network access decision

A government-ordered review of a recent decision restricting access to the networks of Canada's big wireless service providers is being hailed as potential good news for consumers.

Toronto stock index pulls back amid lower oil prices, tensions in Middle East

TORONTO — The Toronto stock index slid moderately Monday amid weakening oil prices and growing tensions in the Middle East. The S&P/TSX composite index fell 32.97 points to 15,409.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (15,409.78, down 32.97 points): Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Down three cents, or 1.17 per cent, to $2.53 on 6.
The Latest: Analyst says late doesn't mean out for Apple

The Latest: Analyst says late doesn't mean out for Apple

SAN JOSE, Calif. — The Latest on Apple's annual conference in California (all times local): 1:00 p.m. Don't count Apple out even if it's late to the game in unveiling services based on artificial intelligence, one analyst says.
Arab nations cut ties with Qatar in new Mideast crisis

Arab nations cut ties with Qatar in new Mideast crisis

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Saudi Arabia and other Arab powers severed diplomatic ties Monday with Qatar and moved to isolate the energy-rich nation that is home to a major U.S.
Trump to push for $1T for roads, bridges

Trump to push for $1T for roads, bridges

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is launching a major push for a $1 trillion overhaul of the nation's roads and bridges, a key item on his agenda that could face resistance in Congress and has been overshadowed by White House controversies.

US services firms expanded at solid but slower pace in May

WASHINGTON — U.S. services companies expanded at a slightly slower pace in May compared with the previous month, a sign that modest economic growth is likely to continue.
YouTubers navigate a prickly digital world with their eyes on fame

YouTubers navigate a prickly digital world with their eyes on fame

TORONTO — YouTuber Dan Rodo has amassed millions of views on his channel "The Danocracy" but knows he still needs way more.