Advocacy & Opinion


​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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‘Made in Canada’ LNG: Helping to reduce worldwide pollution

Monday, June 3, 2019, 7:20 AM MDT

This article is part of the new monthly editorial series “Canada, LNG & the Natural Gas Economy.” This initiative is…

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Opinion: Reasoned skepticism about climate change is healthy

Friday, May 24, 2019, 7:13 AM MDT

Peter Stockland is a senior writer with the think-tank Cardus and publisher of Convivium.ca. Spotting headlines about the recent United…

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Fort St. John passes resolution against municipalities filing climate lawsuits: Mayor Lori Ackerman

Wednesday, May 15, 2019, 7:18 AM MDT

Lori Ackerman is Mayor of Fort St. John, B.C. This column was originally published in the Alaska Highway News. With…

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Alberta to pay a higher carbon tax than Quebec: MEI

Wednesday, May 15, 2019, 7:13 AM MDT

Jean Michaud is an associate researcher at the Montreal Economic Institute and Germain Belzile is a senior associate researcher at…

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Climate-change strategy offers Scheer a way to win election: Gwyn Morgan

Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 7:19 AM MDT

Gwyn Morgan is a retired Canadian business leader who has been a director of five global corporations, including founding CEO…

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Opinion: B.C. won't soon be able to quit fossil fuels

Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 7:16 AM MDT

Jock Finlayson is executive vice-president of the Business Council of British Columbia. Denise Mullen is director of environment and sustainability…

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​Opinion: Quebec needs Alberta as much as Alberta needs Quebec

Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 7:11 AM MDT

Germain Belzile is a senior associate researcher at Quebec-based independent public policy think-tank Montreal Economic Institute (MEI).In a speech following…

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Opinion: ​Unleash the shackles on our energy exports

Thursday, April 11, 2019, 7:23 AM MDT

Stacey Hatcher is vice-president, communications with the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers.Canada can, and should, supply our responsibly produced energy…

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​Photos: Betting on more growth from the Permian Basin

Thursday, April 11, 2019, 7:21 AM MDT

When flying into the Midland airport in West Texas, there was no doubt that I had arrived in oil country.…

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