The developing world needs more Canadian oil and gas, not less. 

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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:

 A Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty

Tzeporah Berman’s $2 million dollar idea is to treat reliable energy sources like nuclear weapons.

The Facts:

The developing world needs more Canadian oil and gas, not less. 

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

The CFS: A Measure That Will Hurt Canada’s Economic Recovery

Miguel Ouelette of the Montreal Economic Institute writes that the forthcoming Clean Fuel Standard will have a negative impact on Canada and its economic recovery. The CFS, promised by the Liberal government in 2016 is aiming for fuel producers to reduce the carbon contents of their fuels over the lifecycle (extraction to end-use). Interestingly, the CFS is the only standard in the world that also includes natural gas and propane, both feedstocks for manufacturing. The CFS could increase production costs and put jobs at risk in a time when Canadians have been ravaged by unemployment from COVID shutdowns.

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