Advocacy & Opinion


​Opinion: planting trees is the most effective and practical means to reduce global GHGs

Thursday, July 11, 2019, 7:19 AM MDT

Mike Priaro, B.Eng.Sc. (Chem. Eng.), P.Eng. is an independent consultant who worked in Alberta's oil patch for 25 years. Scientists…

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Opinion: How Canada can tax carbon efficiently

Wednesday, July 10, 2019, 7:14 AM MDT

Germain Belzile is a senior associate researcher at the Montreal Economic Institute (MEI). Economists generally agree that imposing a price…

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LNG: Pushing back on the ‘Big Lie’

Thursday, July 4, 2019, 1:04 PM MDT

Two articles were published in the Globe and Mail recently that might make supporters of Canadian LNG pause and wonder…

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​Opinion: Oil and gas exploration to undergo profound change as energy transition gains pace

Thursday, July 4, 2019, 7:01 AM MDT

Andrew Latham is vice-president, exploration with Wood Mackenzie.We are witnessing a profound change in conventional exploration’s long-held role to replace…

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Most B.C. residents continue to support TMX after Ottawa’s re-approval

Wednesday, July 3, 2019, 7:17 AM MDT

Mario Canseco is president of Research Co. The federal government has re-approved the proposed expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline,…

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​Opinion: Arguments against TMX are surprisingly flawed

Wednesday, June 26, 2019, 6:57 AM MDT

Paula Arab is a Vancouver-based writer and media strategist. This piece was first published on Resource Works. Nothing has been…

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​Why this renewable energy CEO supports pipelines

Tuesday, June 25, 2019, 1:49 PM MDT

For Dan Balaban, founder and CEO of wind and solar developer Greengate Power, it’s not an “either/or decision” about whether…

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​Opinion: Trans Mountain clean transition investment plan must include fossil fuels

Tuesday, June 25, 2019, 7:25 AM MDT

Too often when people talk about the “clean energy transition,” they leave out the critical importance and big upside potential…

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A Stranded Nation: Young filmmaker seeks to get the facts straight about Canada’s oil and gas industry

Friday, June 14, 2019, 2:34 PM MDT

Heidi McKillop knows what it’s like to have the facts change your mind about oil and gas development, and she’s…

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​Rex Murphy says the oilpatch, and Alberta, saved Newfoundland

Friday, June 14, 2019, 7:24 AM MDT

Brian Zinchuk is editor of Pipeline News. This year, the Saskatchewan Oil and Gas Show (also referred to as the…

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Canada’s oil and gas workforce will need more than talent

Monday, June 10, 2019, 5:52 PM MDT

Roy O. Christensen is the founder of the KT Project, which provides key resources to leverage expert knowledge transfer for…

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​The Senate should do its job and respect the nation’s regions

Sunday, June 9, 2019, 5:40 PM MDT

Elaine McCoy, QC, has been an independent senator from Alberta since 2005 and was the first senator to hold the…

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