Oil and Gas in Canada: 75+ Facts

Oil and Gas in Canada: 75+ Facts

Did you know that Canada is the world’s fourth-largest producer and exporter of oil and is also the fourth-largest producer and sixth largest exporter of natural gas? Generating tens of billions in government revenues each year and employing hundreds of thousands of Canadians...

Canada Ranks 7th on the Social Progress Index 2020

Canada Ranks 7th on the Social Progress Index 2020

Key Points • Canada ranked 7th on the 2020 Social Progress Index globally and the 2nd highest out of the world’s top 15 oil exporters • Social progress is supported by the revenues from Canada’s natural resources sector • Canada is a global leader in Environmental, Social, an...

Putting Billions of Dollars from Canadian Natural Resources into Perspective

Putting Billions of Dollars from Canadian Natural Resources into Perspective

Canadians often hear about the billions of dollars that natural resources contribute to our economy, but can any of us really understand how much money that is? When you hear about Canada’s natural resource sectors – energy, mining, forestry, agriculture – and the tens of bil...

Canada’s Climate Change Performance Index 2021 Ranking Misses the Mark

Canada’s Climate Change Performance Index 2021 Ranking Misses the Mark

Key Points • Canada's ranking on the Climate Change Performance Index (CCPI) 2021 does not reflect its true performance on taking climate action • For 3 out of 4 categories, the methodology used to rank nations on the CCPI 2021 isn't very understandable or intuitive • Canada i...

Canada Should Be a Global Oil Supplier of Choice. Here’s Why.

Canada Should Be a Global Oil Supplier of Choice. Here’s Why.

Global consumers have become increasingly aware of the social implications behind the products they buy in recent years. As a result, companies around the world are focussing intently on sourcing more goods and materials from Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) leader...

Uranium in Canada: Everything You Need to Know

Uranium in Canada: Everything You Need to Know

Did you know that Canada is the second largest global producer and exporter of uranium?! Canada is also home to the 4th largest reserves with most of our production coming the McArthur River and Cigar Lake mines in Northern Saskatchewan, two of the largest and highest-grade m...

WIN $500! - Nominate a Natural Resource Worker in Manitoba Contest - NCI FM

WIN $500! - Nominate a Natural Resource Worker in Manitoba Contest - NCI FM

*CONTEST ALERT* WIN $500 - Nominate a Natural Resource Worker Canada Action and NCI FM Spirit of Manitoba Radio are partnering up to give away a total of $500 worth of prizes as part of the Nominate a Natural Resource Worker in Manitoba Contest, happening now from March 29th t...

Who Said Indigenous Peoples Don’t Work in the Energy Sector?

Who Said Indigenous Peoples Don’t Work in the Energy Sector?

Indigenous People do work in the energy sector, just like me! Whoever said we didn’t, or that we don’t support the oil and gas industry is not being honest about the will of the majority of Indigenous Peoples in Western Canada who support responsible and inclusive natural res...

Supporter Spotlight: Yvon Laprise - April 2021

Supporter Spotlight: Gina Pappano - April 2021

“Supporter Spotlight” features Canadians with a passion for Canada’s Natural Resource sector.  Our spotlight this month is Gina Pappano, an Executive Director at Invest Now who is passionate about her family. Canada Action: Gina, thank you so much for taking the time today. Yo...

Alberta Carbon Trunk Line Reaches 1 Millionth Milestone

Alberta Carbon Trunk Line Reaches 1 Millionth Milestone

Alberta Carbon Trunk Line - International Brotherhood of Boilermakers The Alberta Carbon Trunk Line (ACTL) has reached a major milestone with 1 million tonnes of captured carbon dioxide (CO2) in its first 9 months of operation. The $1.2 billion, 240-kilometre (km) long pipeli...