Canada’s energy sector is facing unprecedented challenges as oil demand collapses as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
“No matter how much we reduce output from our oil and gas sector, there will always be another country to fill the market void.
A multi-billion-dollar project to reinforce Ontario’s power grid is getting underway, promising lower electricity costs for Ontario consumers, jobs and economic benefits for local communities, as well as deep cuts to greenhouse gas emissions once it is up and running.
Opponents of Canada’s oil and gas industry would like to use the deep but temporary oil demand shock caused by COVID-19 lockdowns around the world as a platform to advance their demands for a “Green New Deal” or “Green Reboot” that would eliminate Canada’s oil and gas industry as soon as possible.
Indigenous communities will have a new opportunity to assert their environmental expertise and traditional knowledge in coastal waters if Project Reconciliation has its way.
Ottawa’s recent announcement of support for the struggling oil and gas industry during the COVID-19 crisis is disappointing for Chad Miller and Oilfield Dads — the large online community he created.
The world’s largest pipeline project to capture and permanently store carbon dioxide emissions from human activity is on track to begin operating this summer.
Ottawa’s announcement of $1.72 billion in funding support to clean up inactive and orphan wells in Western Canada has raised questions about what these wells are, their status and their impacts.
Canadian energy companies have played a critical role in keeping the lights on and the country moving as the nation weathers the COVID-19 crisis.
Two First Nations chiefs in British Columbia say the global COVID-19 crisis is a stark demonstration of the need for Canada’s Indigenous communities to take control of their own economic destinies – and that partnerships with significant oil and gas projects will be key to unlocking their Nations’ potential.