The Canadian oil and gas industry’s investments in clean technology and the environment are good for the planet and providing reliable energy.

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This is a news compilation setting the record straight on the day’s top anti-oil and gas stories and providing research and facts to counter misinformation about the oil and gas industry.


News Headline:

Big Oil’s Backers Are Jumping Ship — and That’s Good for the Planet

Greenpeace Canada strategist tries to link the oil and gas industry to climate denialism and obstructing environmental regulations but ignores clean tech boom and environmental outcomes.

The Facts:

The Canadian oil and gas industry’s investments in clean technology and the environment are good for the planet and providing reliable energy.

 



Here are some stories that get it right, or mostly right.


Canada must re-establish itself as an energy superpower.

Joseph Quesnel of the Frontier Centre for Public Policy writes about how Canada’s policy towards its energy sector has played out negatively for the country. With the passing of bills C-48 and C-69 in the House of Commons last year, uncertainty remains with the energy sector. More so the government has also been silent on nation building projects like and east bound pipeline through Quebec. The lack of support has caused Canadian energy prowess to take a back seat to the might of the United States oil and gas boom. Quesnel writes that if Canada is to regain its seat as a top-tier producer, there needs to be more balance between environment and our energy economy.

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