This is a news compilation setting the record straight on the day’s top stories about the oil and gas industry.
(Greenpeace Canada plan for ‘Green’ economic recovery is just a manifesto to get rid of the oil and gas industry)
We need industries like oil and gas that generate high paid jobs, taxes and foreign exchange for a real recovery.
- As things begin re-opening, vast amounts of energy will be needed to help power industry and business while we get to rebuilding Canada’s economy.
- Petrochemicals continue to and will continue to be necessary to manufacture medical equipment designed to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Here are some stories that get it right, or mostly right.
Ontario’s attempt at transitioning to green energy has left residents with high costs and saddled the government with billions in expenses trying mitigate the disaster project. Centralizing decision making with energy policy led to a spurned “social license” for renewables and the demise of that awful experiment.