Advocacy & Opinion


​How to explain what you do when what you do is complicated: Candice Paton



Friday, September 6, 2019, 7:26 AM MDT

Innovators often struggle to communicate the value of highly technical propositions to their audiences. Challenges we face today are complex…

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​Clean/green movement won’t transform the economy quickly

Friday, September 6, 2019, 7:17 AM MDT

With the federal election fast approaching, we can expect to hear a lot about climate change, energy policy and how…

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‘Outrageous:’ Alberta man told oil and gas shirt not allowed in Senate

Thursday, September 5, 2019, 5:54 PM MDT

CALGARY — Parliamentary security says it made a mistake telling an Alberta man he wasn't allowed to wear a T-shirt…

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Gasoline inquiry challenges Lotusland’s cultural aversion to fossil-fuel truth

Thursday, September 5, 2019, 7:23 AM MDT

British Columbia’s distinctive left-coast culture was a gold mine of material for satirist Allan Fotheringham. In his heyday, the columnist…

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‘Today we say enough is enough’: the story behind the video

Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 7:27 AM MDT

Birchcliff Energy president and CEO A. Jeffery Tonken and Tourmaline Oil president and CEO Mike Rose were on hand at…

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'Today we say enough is enough'

Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 11:17 AM MDT

In the spirit of "We're Not Going to Take It," by Twisted Sister, a group calling itself Canadians for Canada's…

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AUMA to consider resolution calling for support of Alberta’s energy industry

Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 6:50 AM MDT

During next month’s Alberta Urban Municipalities Association (AUMA) convention, delegates from across the province will be considering a resolution calling…

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The frivolity at the heart of climate change marches

Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 7:14 AM MDT

In the classic comedy Animal House, authorities deal the protagonists a crushing blow – for their many misbehaviours, our heroes’…

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​All of Canada suffers when we don’t defend our best paying jobs in pipelines, energy and mining

Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 7:23 AM MDT

Over the past several years, a word with Latin roots has taken on a contemporary new meaning that is rich…

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B.C. tanker ban already benefiting Canada’s competitors

Thursday, August 15, 2019, 1:53 PM MDT

Stewart Muir writes about energy and natural resources. He is based in British Columbia.A new Canadian law that will make…

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​Innovations in Canada's technology ‘pipeline’ are reducing GHG emissions

Wednesday, August 14, 2019, 1:52 PM MDT

Martha Hall Findlay is president and CEO of the Canada West Foundation. The Canada West Foundation hosted a roundtable in…

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​Canada’s dependence on imported fossil fuels reaches a whole new level

Wednesday, August 14, 2019, 7:31 AM MDT

Stewart Muir is executive director of the Resource Works Society, based in Vancouver. It’s already well known that eastern Canada…

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