Lindsay Jones [email protected] @lindsayleejones RSS feed About Lindsay Jones Lindsay Jones is a freelance journalist based in Halifax. She also writes for The Globe and Mail and Maclean’s 2 Articles Designing its way to a cleaner future, Halifax reaches for net zero Halifax, one of the oldest cities in Canada, has pledged to reach net zero by 2050. But a major energy waster is standing in its way: old, leaky buildings. Sustainable Cities Trudeau government proposes to let Alberta oilpatch company dump saltwater into Nova Scotia river An Alberta oilpatch company met with federal officials 22 times last year to lobby them about major fossil fuel projects. Ottawa is now drafting rules to specifically allow the company, AltaGas, to dump saltwater into a major Nova Scotia river.