Radio & Television

CHUM to guzzle less gas

EDMONTON and CALGARY – Is this allowed in Alberta? In a province whose hot economy is powered by its rich deposits of oil and natural gas, one of its biggest broadcasters says it is cutting its consumption of fossil fuels. CHUM Television Alberta announced Wednesday the arrival of its new fleet of hybrid cruisers. Citytv stations in Calgary and Edmonton will replace their CityNews cruisers with a fleet of 14 2008 Ford Escape hybrid vehicles. The gas/electric hybrid vehicles generate less pollution and consume fewer fossil fuels, says the company's release. The electric motor can power the vehicle at speeds of...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.