Advocacy & Opinion


​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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​B.C. sends a a flicker of hope for LNG in Canada’s gloomy energy climate, but pipelines need support too

Wednesday, March 28, 2018, 2:54 PM MDT

The British Columbia government recently announced it will provide a large tax incentive to promote the building of a natural…

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​Reality bites: Meangingfully reducing GHG emissions will come from greening fossil fuels

Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 4:47 PM MDT

Talk to the techno-optimists and they’ll tell you the world is on the cusp of an energy revolution, with renewable…

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​The future is less about oil prices than innovation: Forrest

Wednesday, March 14, 2018, 3:13 PM MDT

Last week, 4,500 people from the global energy industry congregated in Houston, Texas for the annual IHS Markit CERAWeek conference.…

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​Trump’s big move towards energy independence is offshore

Wednesday, February 21, 2018, 5:41 PM MST

George Strait sang about “Ocean front property in Arizona.”I don’t know about Arizona, but I’m pretty sure about most of…

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