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COSIA marks fifth consecutive year of progress in oil sands innovation

At its 2017 annual Performance Update, Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA) showcased advances towards its goal of accelerating the pace of environmental performance in Canada’s oil sands. To date, members of Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA) have voluntarily shared 981 distinct environmental technologies costing $1.4 billion. Since its…

New public-private partnership aims to accelerate sustainability-focused innovation in Canada’s oil sands

A new partnership involving Canada’s largest oil sands producers is supporting research to “innovate the innovation process” – a move aimed at reducing the environmental impacts of the sector while improving long-term competitiveness. Researchers at the Ivey Business School, University of Alberta and the University of Quebec at Montreal have…