Alberta's energy minister called Total’s decision “highly-hypocritical.”
Alberta's bitumen can be used to produce carbon fibre for electric vehicles, Little points out.
Three workers have tested positive for COVID-19 near Fort McMurray.
The realized or actual price of a barrel of Canadian oil was actually negative last week.
The climate activist found a positive outlook, somehow.
"... it is now evident that there is no constructive path forward for the project," wrote the mining company's CEO.
Liberals are concerned the $20-billion project would undermine a pledge to be net zero by 2050.
Ottawa plans to reduce emissions with major projects at stake.
The tax will apply to big industrial emitters like those from the oilsands.
In an open letter, oilsands CEOs agree greenhouse gas emissions must be reduced while defending the environmental record of the oilsands.