Tourmaline Oil Corp., a Calgary-based oil and gas company, has been meeting with Alberta government officials since last summer asking them to consider making changes to municipal taxes. According to the Alberta Lobbyist Registry, the company hired the Toronto-based lobbying firm Counsel Public Affairs Inc. last August. Two days later, CPA filed an initial return […]
That’s more than the area of all the oil sands and the entire provincial parks system combined.
Last year, the Alberta government approved lending $1.25 billion to the Sturgeon Refinery. Then increased it to $1.5 billion. Now, they’re upping it by another $300 million.
I recently found 50 years worth of data for fossil fuel royalty revenue in Alberta. Here’s what I found.
In 2019, the UCP government created a private corporation to serve as an oil and gas propaganda machine. Here’s who works there.
Canada’s increased by only 19%.
Since 2014, Alberta’s oil & gas industry has increased annual production to an additional 4.4 million cubic metres. But they did it with 41,000 fewer workers.
Jason Kenney didn’t like the Supreme Court’s decision on the federal carbon tax. In his response, he left out a few glaring details.
Specific projects should be judged based on their specific benefits, not benefits they share with hundreds of other projects.
Extraction wells were over 1,800 in July 2005. Only 350 were drilled per month on average during the 3 years leading up to the pandemic.