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MONTREAL - The Quebec pension plan is part of a consortium that is spending $9.9 billion to acquire a 99-year lease for TransGraid, the owner and operator of the electricity transmission network in New South Wales in Australia.
VANCOUVER - The Canadian Coast Guard says a cargo ship is drifting off British Columbia's coast. The MV North Star was sailing from Anchorage, Alaska to Tacoma, Wash.
Vancouver's SkyTrain service has returned to normal after delays that ran through the evening rush hour and well into the night on Tuesday.
CALGARY - A report by the Royal Society of Canada says there are major research gaps when it comes to understanding the environmental impacts of oil spills in water.