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Irving pleads guilty in Quebec gasoline cartel case

Irving pleads guilty in Quebec gasoline cartel case

Investigation resulted in charges against 39 individuals and 15 companies in 2008, 2010 and 2012 Irving Oil Limited pleaded guilty today to one count of retail price maintenance in the gasoline industry in Thetford Mines and Sherbrooke (Quebec) and will pay a $287,583 fine, according to a Government of Canada press release. The announcement comes […]

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Prairie Mines & Royalty to pay $4.42 million for Obed Mountain mine spill

Prairie Mines & Royalty to pay $4.42 million for Obed Mountain mine spill

Combined penalties of $4.42 million to both Federal and Provincial governments On October 31, 2013, a dike that was holding back a large volume of waste water at  the Obed Mountain Mine near Hinton, Alberta failed, resulting in more than 670 million litres of contaminated water and sediment (made up of coal, clay and sand) spilling […]