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Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers
CAPP disputes "B.C.’s natural gas play: a climate charade"
"Natural gas development is an important issue for people living in British Columbia, as it is in other natural gas producing jurisdictions in Canada," Geoff Morrison. Manager, B.C. Operations,...
Linda Solomon Wood
Nov 27th, 2012
Ethical Oil founder Ezra Levant slams Defend Our Coast protests in BC
Wilderness Committee's Ben West strikes back.
Oct 24th, 2012
Bill C-38 answers oil and gas lobbyist prayers
This article can now be found in Extract: The Pipeline Wars Vol. 1 Enbridge. Extract contains a year of the Vancouver Observer's powerful reporting on the proposed Enbridge pipeline....
Jun 20th, 2012
Gregor Robertson’s Greenest City takes on the oil industry
Can Harper-backed Big Oil penetrate Mayor Gregor Robertson’s renowned “Greenest City”?
Apr 30th, 2012
Vancouver Sun's ethical oil orgy
A recent Vancouver Sun business article by Barbara Yaffe was such a one-sided “oil orgy” that it not only demands a balanced response, it deserves an award.
Nov 10th, 2011
THE BIG GRAB Part 5: Little Fish. Big Pond
Alberta's oil sands are a huge project. But are they a big part of the Canadian economy? And are they too big to have to play by the same rules as everyone else?
Apr 19th, 2011
THE BIG GRAB Part 3: Fewer Jobs and GDP
The oil sands have a dirty little secret: They generate far fewer jobs and wealth per tonne of carbon dioxide than other industries.
Apr 19th, 2011