Apr 15th, 2013
Alberta Premier Alison Redford travels to the U.S. to promote Keystone XL pipeline, and First Nations critics react.
Mar 7th, 2013
Respected economist Robyn Allan, former CEO of the Insurance Corporation of BC (ICBC), has said the country’s move towards an oil-based economy will have severe effects on sectors like manufacturing—...
Mar 3rd, 2013
In the debate over the Keystone XL pipeline, Alberta Premier Alison Redford and Canada's Ambassador to the US Gary Doer push 'ethical oil' talking points on the American public.
Aug 8th, 2012
Pipeline boosters say it’s in the ‘national interest,’ but is an oil spill in Great Bear Rainforest or BC really good for Canada?
Jun 20th, 2012
For the third time this year, Canadians woke up to news of an oil spill in Alberta. On June 18 an Enbridge Inc. pipeline leaked an estimated 230,000 litres of crude oil in Alberta.
Jun 18th, 2012
Enbridge. Northern Gateway. TransCanada. Keystone XL. You've heard the names. You've seen the headlines. But what is the controversy all about? To understand the players, the issues and why they...
Apr 19th, 2012
Why British Columbians should care about the Alberta elections, Danielle Smith and the Wildrose Party.
Mar 1st, 2012
Economist Robyn Allan addresses recent remarks from Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty and Alberta Premier Alison Redford, highlighting conflicting viewpoints on oil and the Canadian economy.
Nov 6th, 2011
In the face of ongoing criticism about oil sands, Alberta's government assures that it will set aside funds for monitering of environmental damage caused by the industry. The Canadian...
Nov 4th, 2011
What started as a miserable, terrible, horrible month for “ethical [sic] oil”, multi-nationals turned downright menacing on September 30 in a London courtroom. The UK Supreme Court was the...