Canada Oil Industry

Is Canada's Economy Becoming A One-Trick Pony?

CBC | Posted 09.19.2012 | Canada Business

Canada’s economic diversity is fading, according to a commentary released Wednesday. “It’s likely that the early days of Confederation were o...

Indonesia Wants More Trade In Canada, But Not Oil

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.23.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Indonesia is eager to boost trade with Canada, but the South Asian country isn't interested in two of the Harper government's top priorities ...

Daniel Tencer

What If Nobody Wanted Canada's Oil?

HuffingtonPost.com | Daniel Tencer | Posted 07.25.2012 | Canada Business

The talk coming out of Canada’s oil patch in recent months has been increasingly tinged with panic. Industry leaders are growing worried about the o...

Canada Missing Out On Tens Of Thousands Of Green Jobs: Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.12.2012 | Canada Business

Canada will not see significant employment gains from the oil boom in the western part of the country, and should turn to development of green energy ...

Another Oil Spill In Alberta

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.08.2012 | Canada Business

SUNDRE, Alta. - Crews were scrambling Friday to contain and clean up a pipeline spill that is believed to have sent up to 475,000 litres of crude oil ...

Rachel Mendleson

Oil Boom Fail: Has Canada Missed The Boat On Building Refineries?

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 01.06.2013 | Canada Business

Ian MacGregor stands at the centre of the growing disconnect between Canada’s booming oil production and its lack of refineries and upgraders. As...

Rising Oil Prices A Double Loss For Canadians: Carney

CP | Posted 04.05.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA -- The recent run-up of oil prices is not bringing the usual benefits for the economy and an enduring or pronounced spike will hurt consumers, ...

Denying Climate Change Denies us Jobs

Megan Leslie | Posted 04.10.2012 | Canada Politics
Megan Leslie

The Conservative government needs to stop denying climate change and realize jobs can be created through investing in green infrastructure projects, enhanced public transit, and green research and development, all of which will spur economic development in every community in Canada.

Not Building Pipeline Will Cost $72 Billion: Report

CP | John Cotter, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.04.2012 | Canada Business

EDMONTON - A report commissioned by Alberta says oilsands producers could lose up to $72 billion if a pipeline isn't built to ship heavy crude to the ...