Advocacy & Opinion


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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Oil tanker moratorium betrays the promise of Confederation: senator

Thursday, April 4, 2019, 7:27 AM 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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​Opinion: What the SNC Lavalin saga teaches us about Bill C-69

Thursday, March 28, 2019, 7:13 AM MDT

Gary Mar is president and CEO of the Petroleum Services Association of Canada.On March 22, 2019, my board Chairman and…

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​The high-stakes international oil game that Canada’s losing

Monday, March 25, 2019, 7:18 AM MDT

Canada has long depended on a single market for its exports of energy. This over-reliance on one customer, the United…

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​CERAWEEK 2019: Trends and transitions

Friday, March 22, 2019, 7:21 AM MDT

The energy world’s top leaders and influencers recently gathered in Houston for the annual IHS Markit CERAWeek. Discussion at the…

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Anti-oil groups are deep inside Canada's halls of power: Gwyn Morgan

Monday, March 18, 2019, 7:22 AM MDT

Canadians watch Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election comfortable in the belief that such…

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​Suing oil companies over climate change will only hurt taxpayers

Wednesday, March 13, 2019, 7:18 AM MDT

The City of Victoria wants to round up municipalities to sue oil companies for damages from climate change. Not only…

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​Opinion: B.C.’s Trans Mountain stance is flowing with contradictions

Thursday, February 28, 2019, 7:30 AM MST

The double loss suffered by the B.C. government in the latest round of paper-shuffling over the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion…

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