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Generation Energy Conference - Day Two in Brief

Generation Energy Conference - Day Two in Brief

Posted Friday, October 13, 2017

Fernando Melo


Day two of the Generation Energy situated "Canada's Energy Team" in the international context, focusing in on Canada's role in the global energy market and its position as a force to drive forward the international fight against climate change. Canadian technology, knowhow and energy products were presented as key to reducing global emissions and helping our partners achieve their goals. Our Ottawa colleague Fernando Melo was there.

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Generation Energy Conference - Day One in Brief

Generation Energy Conference - Day One in Brief

Posted Thursday, October 12, 2017

Fernando Melo


Yesterday saw the gathering of nearly 700 stakeholders, experts, and industry leaders take part in “the conversation of a generation” as part of the first day of the Generation Energy Conference, a project spearheaded by the Hon. Jim Carr, Minister of Natural Resources. NATIONAL’s Fernando Melo is on site in Winnipeg and shares the highlights of the key themes addressed on day one.

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Jagmeet Singh Becomes Federal NDP Leader

Jagmeet Singh Becomes Federal NDP Leader

Posted Monday, October 2, 2017

Dan Mader, Chris Froggatt, Marc Desmarais, Michelle Coates Mather, Howard Fremeth, Andrew Richardson, Fernando Melo, Tammy Alamrieh


Yesterday, Jagmeet Singh decisively won the leadership of the Federal New Democratic Party (NDP) on the first round of balloting. With 53.8 percent of the vote, he easily bested his nearest opponent, the Member of Parliament for Timmins-James Bay, Charlie Angus, by nearly 34 percentage points. Singh’s decisive victory shocked observers who expected a much tighter race along with several rounds of voting. Sunday’s outcome completes a generational change in major party leadership and sets up a new dynamic for the upcoming 43rd Canadian federal election set to take place in October of 2019.

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