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CBC set to help fund, air “anarchist’s” documentary about Coastal GasLink

CBC set to help fund, air “anarchist’s” documentary about Coastal GasLink

Canada’s national broadcaster has confirmed it will air and help fund a documentary on the conflict over the Coastal GasLink pipeline (CGL), a film being produced by a self-described “anarchist.”
Global oil and gas megaprojects going ahead while Canada misses out

Global oil and gas megaprojects going ahead while Canada misses out

New oil and gas megaprojects around the world are getting the green light as global energy demand surges. New ones outside of Canada, that is.  
Trans Mountain completes first section of pipeline expansion

Trans Mountain completes first section of pipeline expansion

Construction of the first segment of the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion is now complete, bringing Canadian oil producers one step closer to connecting more supply to growing demand in international markets.  
Oil sands on path to total emissions reductions

Oil sands on path to total emissions reductions

Canada’s oil sands sector is poised for a major environmental improvement within the next five years. According to new analysis by consultancy IHS Markit, total oil sands greenhouse gas emissions are on track to start going down. 
Yager: Many letters, confusing words – education does not ensure energy expertise

Yager: Many letters, confusing words – education does not ensure energy expertise

It was presented as important energy policy commentary by hundreds of educated, thoughtful and respected members of Canadian academia. 
Trans Mountain continues expanding marine safety with new high-power tugboats

Trans Mountain continues expanding marine safety with new high-power tugboats

The Trans Mountain project has reached another milestone in its work to strengthen marine safety off the coast of B.C., in partnership with a local First Nation community.   
Commentary: Ottawa should ignore activist academic plea against carbon capture if serious about meeting Paris climate targets

Commentary: Ottawa should ignore activist academic plea against carbon capture if serious about meeting Paris climate targets

Four hundred academics signed a letter to the federal government, condemning the next big thing in emissions reduction.
More Canadian oil sands ownership makes industry stronger for the future

More Canadian oil sands ownership makes industry stronger for the future

Increased Canadian ownership of the oil sands is setting the industry up for a more resilient future, according to industry experts. 
Oil and gas in our lives – Healthcare

Oil and gas in our lives – Healthcare

Modern medicine relies on petroleum not only to power hospitals and transport patients, but to manufacture equipment and pharmaceuticals as well.
A Matter of Fact: Bloomberg uncritically amplifies academics’ misinformed attack on carbon capture

A Matter of Fact: Bloomberg uncritically amplifies academics’ misinformed attack on carbon capture

Bloomberg News uncritically amplified the views of academics opposed to a tax credit for companies that build carbon capture and storage facilities while ignoring its potential to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions, as well as Canada’s leadership in the technology.