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Digital Archives - The Westray mine disasterMay 17, 1992 | 9:08Digital Archives The Westray mine disaster Audio
Digital Archives The Westray mine disaster May 17, 1992 | 9:08A methane explosion kills 26 miners in Plymouth, N.S.
Digital Archives - W.A.C. Bennett on B.C.'s hydroelectricity futureJul 16, 1961 | 6:58Digital Archives W.A.C. Bennett on B.C.'s hydroelectricity future Video
Digital Archives W.A.C. Bennett on B.C.'s hydroelectricity future Jul 16, 1961 | 6:58The British Columbia premier talks about the great potential in selling hydroelectricity to markets in California.
Digital Archives - Churchill Falls: 'The biggest giveaway in history'Oct 13, 1974 | 3:00Digital Archives Churchill Falls: 'The biggest giveaway in history' Video
Digital Archives Churchill Falls: 'The biggest giveaway in history' Oct 13, 1974 | 3:00The Churchill Falls hydroelectric project in Newfoundland is completed on budget and ahead of schedule, but Quebec comes out the winner.
Digital Archives - How do you clean up oilsands tailings ponds?Dec 17, 1991 | 8:07Digital Archives How do you clean up oilsands tailings ponds? Video
Digital Archives How do you clean up oilsands tailings ponds? Dec 17, 1991 | 8:07Inventive private entrepreneurs are working solve the problems posed by the byproducts of oilsands mining in 1991.
Digital Archives - Scientists explore cleaner oilsands extraction methodsFeb 17, 1975 | 4:48Digital Archives Scientists explore cleaner oilsands extraction methods Video
Digital Archives Scientists explore cleaner oilsands extraction methods Feb 17, 1975 | 4:48In 1975, researchers at the University of Calgary attempt to develop a way to burn the oil out of the ground.
Digital Archives - Athabasca oilsands to yield ‘black gold’Nov 6, 1965 | 28:48Digital Archives Athabasca oilsands to yield ‘black gold’ Audio
Digital Archives Athabasca oilsands to yield ‘black gold’ Nov 6, 1965 | 28:48A 1965 radio special describes the history of the Athabasca oilsands and the construction effort underway that will ‘liberate' the oil from the sand.
Digital Archives - An accident at National Research Universal reactorJun 1, 1958 | 0:42Digital Archives An accident at National Research Universal reactor Video
Digital Archives An accident at National Research Universal reactor Jun 1, 1958 | 0:42An accident at the NRU reactor in Chalk River spreads radioactive dust throughout the 12-storey building.
Digital Archives - Newfoundland loses Churchill Falls rulingMay 3, 1984 | 2:56Digital Archives Newfoundland loses Churchill Falls ruling Video
Digital Archives Newfoundland loses Churchill Falls ruling May 3, 1984 | 2:56A Supreme Court ruling says Newfoundland can't get out of its agreement with Quebec on selling power from the Churchill Falls hydroelectric plant.
Digital Archives - Hydroelectricity: River takes a new pathJul 21, 1978 | 3:36Digital Archives Hydroelectricity: River takes a new path Video
Digital Archives Hydroelectricity: River takes a new path Jul 21, 1978 | 3:36Hydro workers in Quebec build a dam and construct a canal to alter the flow of the Eastmain River near James Bay.
Digital Archives - Hydroelectricity: Powering an industryNov 7, 1952 | 4:00Digital Archives Hydroelectricity: Powering an industry Audio
Digital Archives Hydroelectricity: Powering an industry Nov 7, 1952 | 4:00A hydroelectric project near the new town of Kitimat, B.C., brings power to the Alcan aluminum plant.
Digital Archives - Alsands seeks tax breaks for oilsands plantAug 1, 1979 | 3:33Digital Archives Alsands seeks tax breaks for oilsands plant Video
Digital Archives Alsands seeks tax breaks for oilsands plant Aug 1, 1979 | 3:33Alberta approves a new oilsands development at Fort MacKay in 1979, but the consortium behind it says it needs help to make the project economically viable.
Digital Archives - From Honeymoon City to Hydro CityAug 25, 1957 | 3:43Digital Archives From Honeymoon City to Hydro City Video
Digital Archives From Honeymoon City to Hydro City Aug 25, 1957 | 3:43Canada and the United States sign an agreement to further harness the power of Niagara Falls.
Digital Archives - The great blackout of 2003Aug 14, 2003 | 8:51Digital Archives The great blackout of 2003 Video
Digital Archives The great blackout of 2003 Aug 14, 2003 | 8:51More than 50 million people go without electricity as a massive power outage reduces Ontario and the eastern U.S. to a crawl.
Digital Archives - Blackout '65: We interrupt this program…Nov 9, 1965 | 3:47Digital Archives Blackout '65: We interrupt this program… Video
Digital Archives Blackout '65: We interrupt this program… Nov 9, 1965 | 3:47Canadians turn to CBC Radio for news of a massive power failure across Canada and the United States.
Digital Archives - A Candu fiasco in RomaniaJan 16, 1990 | 6:33Digital Archives A Candu fiasco in Romania Video
Digital Archives A Candu fiasco in Romania Jan 16, 1990 | 6:33After ten years of construction Candus in Romania still aren't working.

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