Advocacy & Opinion


​B.C. Premier must defend provincial rights over Coastal GasLink: MLA

Tuesday, August 14, 2018, 2:12 PM MDT

A few weeks ago, environmental activist Mike Sawyer made an attempt to impede a final investment decision from LNG Canada…

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The natural gas debate: A bridge to the future?

Wednesday, August 1, 2018, 2:21 PM MDT

“Natural gas is a bridge to a lower carbon future; demand will grow for decades to come,” asserted the debater.…

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​Psst … want to buy a pipeline?

Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 2:39 PM MDT

An important date passed recently in the ongoing Trans Mountain pipeline saga, but one could be forgiven for missing it.…

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Calling oil and gas producers: Help Calgary’s Heritage Park create an inclusive energy forum

Tuesday, June 12, 2018, 6:23 PM MDT

How will we tell our energy stories? Frame our energy experiences? Set our energy context? Not today. Not tomorrow. Not…

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​Meet this key First Nations leader staking out Trans Mountain middle ground

Friday, June 8, 2018, 2:23 PM MDT

The man in the middle is quite a man.Ernie Crey, leader of the Cheam First Nation, has arguably emerged as…

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​Horgan's hypocrisy, Weaver's green energy fantasy hurt all Canadians: Gwyn Morgan

Thursday, June 7, 2018, 6:27 PM MDT

The political discourse surrounding Canada’s oil industry has morphed into a combination of schizophrenia, hypocrisy and fantasy.This debilitating countrywide phenomenon…

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​Trans Mountain pipeline will benefit Canada – at a very high price

Wednesday, June 6, 2018, 7:06 AM MDT

Last week, Finance Minister Bill Morneau announced that the federal government will buy the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project for…

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​Seven Generations leading sustainability and communications

Tuesday, June 5, 2018, 12:48 PM MDT

Have you ever heard of hylatomus pileatus?You might know it by its “street” name: the pileated woodpecker.It’s a picky eater.…

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​Canada’s resource towns never asked for a war on their way of life: Simons

Friday, June 1, 2018, 1:58 PM MDT

Natural resource industries in Canada are facing challenges unlike any other industry on the planet. It’s reached crisis level. Using…

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​The Saga of the Three Pipelines test of Ottawa's relevance: Gwyn Morgan

Thursday, May 10, 2018, 3:03 PM MDT

Canada is endowed with the third largest oil reserves in the world but lack of access to world markets means…

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​The fractured thinking behind Nova Scotia's fracking ban

Thursday, April 19, 2018, 2:54 PM MDT

Nova Scotia's wrong-headed ban on fracking denies the province a golden economic opportunity.Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is used to extract…

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​Trudeau’s Trans Mountain stand could be legacy-defining

Monday, April 16, 2018, 3:01 PM MDT

“It will be built.”These words will define Justin Trudeau’s first term in office, and very possibly whether it is his…

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