With Fossil Fuel Advertisements in Canada, Truth Should Always Prevail

With Fossil Fuel Advertisements in Canada, Truth Should Always Prevail

Events of February 2024 show why we must continue to engage in balanced, fact-based and honest discussions about Canada’s responsibly produced oil and natural gas and the vital role our energy has to play in global sustainability efforts. First, it was the private members’ Bi...

Canada Ranks 13th on Democracy Index 2023

Canada Ranks 13th on Democracy Index 2023

Key Points • Canada ranks 13th on the EIU's Democracy Index 2023, among the highest of the world's top oil and gas exporters • Democracies are better places for private investment than autocracies by all metrics • Canada is a global leader in social and environmental initiativ...

3 Ways to Take Action for Canadian Natural Resources

3 Ways to Take Action for Canadian Natural Resources

It’s no secret that natural resources “pay the bills” in our country. Accounting for more than half of our total exports every year and supporting millions of jobs from coast to coast, the energy, forestry, mining and agriculture sectors are Canada’s bread and butter – and wh...

Canada Ranks 2nd on Global Cleantech Innovation Index 2024

Canada Ranks 2nd on Global Cleantech Innovation Index 2024

Key Points • Canada ranks 2nd on the Global Cleantech Innovation Index 2024 with 13 companies on the list, behind the U.S. (41) but ahead of the UK (9), Germany (9), France (4) and Australia (3) • 13 out of 100 companies listed on the GCII 2024 were Canadian, the second highes...

Canada Action’s Best Blogs (2023)

Canada Action’s Best Blogs (2023)

Canada Action has had yet another incredibly successful year, reaching millions of people across Canada through various campaigns with positive, fact-based, and non-partisan discussions on our world-class natural resources sector. To celebrate, we’d like to share some of our ...

20 Quotes on Why Canada's Oil & Gas Emissions Cap Doesn't Make Sense

20 Quotes on Why Canada's Oil & Gas Emissions Cap Doesn't Make Sense

Canada's announcement of an emissions cap on its wealth-generating oil and gas sector is receiving significant criticism from leaders nationwide. Layered onto many other emission-reducing regulations, the general consensus is that the cap will: Reduce Canadian oil and natura...

21 Historical Photos of the Oil Industry in Canada

21 Historical Photos of the Oil Industry in Canada

Once upon a time in 1858, James Miller Williams, a carriage maker from Hamilton, Ontario, embarked on a quest drilling for water only to unearth a treasure far greater – a substance known as “black gold.” His surprise oil discovery marked North America’s first well, about a y...

Canada Ranks 16th on Index of Economic Freedom 2023

Canada Ranks 16th on Index of Economic Freedom 2023

Canada has again received top marks among its international peers, this time on the Heritage Foundation’s Index of Economic Freedom 2023. Placing 16th overall out of 184 countries, Canada’s high ranking on the 29th annual version of the index is yet another friendly reminder ...

What Natural Resources Does Canada Have in Abundance?

What Natural Resources Does Canada Have in Abundance?

Updated June 2023 Crude oil, natural gas, minerals, metals, lumber, seafood, wind, water... you name it, chances are Canada has it. After all, it is the second-largest country in the world with an incredibly diverse array of landscapes and geology from coast-to-coast. In Cana...

How Much Freshwater Does Canada Have?

How Much Freshwater Does Canada Have?

Niagara Falls, Ontario Water is a valuable and necessary resource for all living things. And Canadians are lucky to have heaps of it – about 7 per cent of the world’s “renewable” freshwater supply, with just half a per cent of the global population. Canada is well known for i...