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Growth In Oil Demand Slowing At 'Remarkable' Pace: IEA

Bloomberg | Posted 09.12.2014 | Canada Business

The International Energy Agency cut its global oil demand forecasts for 2015 and said Saudi Arabia exported the least in almost three years as purchas...

Oilsands Not A Major Source Of Climate Change?

The Globe and Mail | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Business

Alberta's oil sands producers have received some timely support from the International Energy Agency, with the industry - and indeed the Canadian gove...

Divine Right Of Corporations And Their Government Subsidiaries

Mark Taliano | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business
Mark Taliano

The current trajectories of Canada's predominant political economies are increasingly dysfunctional, due in no small part to the fact that we have become, in many respects, a petro state, rather than the much vaunted "Energy Superpower" that we were promised.

Pipelines Or Rail? Guess Which One Is Way Worse

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 05.14.2013 | Canada Business

Bad news for Enbridge, TransCanada and all the other companies working to build controversial pipelines across North America: Pipelines spill three ti...

What Will Canada's Climate Legacy Be?

Cameron Fenton | Posted 01.19.2013 | Canada
Cameron Fenton

We are living in a world that is nearly a degree warmer than the average over the past 100 years. The realities of a one-degree world are harsh. Canada has taken a global position to ensure that emissions grow far and above the climate limit, a limit that they were a part of setting in 2009. So what is going to be our climate legacy?

U.S. Won’t Need Canadian Oil In Coming Decades: IEA

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.12.2012 | Canada Business

The United States will be a net exporter of natural gas by 2020, and will be almost entirely energy independent by 2035, according to a new report fro...

Is It Time For A National Carbon Tax?

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 08.15.2012 | Canada Business

The debate over carbon taxes in Canada exploded this week, with a taxpayers’ group calling for an end to British Columbia’s first-of-its-kind tax ...

Why Is the IEA Tapping Strategic Reserves?

Jeffrey Rubin | Posted 08.30.2011 | Canada
Jeffrey Rubin

Will timely releases from strategic oil reserves become the new kid on the block in the Obama administration's economic tool kit? But Washington may soon discover strategic oil reserves are a very dangerous instrument to use.