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Billions in oil and gas expansion underway – just not in Canada

Billions in oil and gas expansion underway – just not in Canada

New oil and gas megaprojects are underway around the world as demand continues to increase, even with the growing role of renewable energy sources.
Commentary: Government COVID relief well closure funds are not a subsidy to oil producers

Commentary: Government COVID relief well closure funds are not a subsidy to oil producers

Edmonton’s Parkland Institute knows everything, except when they don’t.
The next generation of Canadian nation building

The next generation of Canadian nation building

Representatives of a Canadian not for profit are ramping up meetings with Indigenous leaders across the country to identify opportunities for First Nations-led development projects in traditional territories.
A Matter of Fact: Shutting down Canada’s oil and gas industry would not impact climate change

A Matter of Fact: Shutting down Canada’s oil and gas industry would not impact climate change

A column this week by anti-oil and gas activist Tzeporah Berman is misleading about Canada’s role in climate change and reckless about the country’s future.
Knowledge Keeper: Willow Lake Métis Nation CEO Justin Bourque shares his vision for the future of Indigenous equity in the energy industry

Knowledge Keeper: Willow Lake Métis Nation CEO Justin Bourque shares his vision for the future of Indigenous equity in the energy industry

Justin Bourque started envisioning a pathway to prosperity for his community growing up on his family’s trap line outside of Anzac, Alberta, in what is now the heart of oil sands drilling production.
Oil sands an unparalleled opportunity to supply global demand for ‘friendly oil’

Oil sands an unparalleled opportunity to supply global demand for ‘friendly oil’

Canada has an unparalleled position to supply “friendly oil” to a world increasingly focused on reducing emissions and improving environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance, says a new report by BMO Capital Markets.
Steady Eddie: Oil sands set to grow more efficiently in uncertain times

Steady Eddie: Oil sands set to grow more efficiently in uncertain times

After quickly rebounding  from the greatest shock in oil market history, the “increasingly resilient” oil sands is set to continue growing, according to a new forecast by IHS Markit.
New Canadians playing increasingly important role in Canadian oil and gas

New Canadians playing increasingly important role in Canadian oil and gas

More and more new Canadians are working in oil and gas, drawn by the opportunity for career advancement, a higher quality of life, and the potential to contribute to innovation that provides more sustainable energy and makes the world a better place.
Line 3 replacement helps Native American community curb poverty, says Indigenous business owner

Line 3 replacement helps Native American community curb poverty, says Indigenous business owner

On the White Earth Reservation in northwest Minnesota, Matt Gordon takes great pride that his family’s Native American-owned construction company is able to help workers support their families in a region where 21 per cent of the population lives in poverty.
How oil and gas divestment does more harm than good: A student’s perspective

How oil and gas divestment does more harm than good: A student’s perspective

For 22-year-old Justus Otto, the movement at some universities to divest from oil and gas is a symbolic gesture that has little impact other than to give a bad name to Canadian companies that are global leaders in environmental protection.