This is a news compilation setting the record straight on the day’s top stories about the oil and gas industry.
We need to invest in all Canadian industries, including oil and gas.
- The Canadian oil and gas industry, among healthcare, trucking and other critical industries are essential to keeping our country function while we deal with COVID-19.https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/alberta/article-alberta-to-declare-oil-sands-workers-essential-as-province-prepares/
- Ensuring that these industries are supported during times of immediate crisis means we can benefit from their future success and investment in the environment.
Here are some stories that get it right, or mostly right.
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- Hydrocarbons are the main source of transportation fuel, which is helping keep supply chains running and stores stocked.
- They are also keeping other industries powered to continue manufacturing life saving medical equipment and N95 respirators.