Canadian Oil Sands GHG Intensities Down 20% Since 2009: ANALYSIS

Canadian Oil Sands GHG Intensities Down 20% Since 2009: ANALYSIS

Canada's oil sands sector has once again shown its global leadership in environmental performance and why it should be a supplier of choice for the world's future energy needs. According to IHS Markit, Canada's oil sands' greenhouse gas (GHG) intensities dropped 20 per cent b...

Carbon Capture in Canada's Energy Sector is a Model for the World

Carbon Capture in Canada's Energy Sector is a Model for the World

Did you know that Canada is a global leader in the deployment of carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) -- so much in fact, that our sector is an ideal model for the world?! Canada's four existing projects account for 15 per cent of major global facilities, with a com...

‘Just Transition’ Open to Canadians for Feedback - Submit Yours Today!

‘Just Transition’ Open to Canadians for Feedback - Submit Yours Today!

Make your voice heard! The federal government has put out a request for public comment on their new plan for a “just transition” for Canada’s energy industry.This process must be led by the families, workers and communities that are impacted by any future decisions, while not...

Canada’s ‘Just Transition’ Must Not Abandon Oil & Gas Workers

Canada’s ‘Just Transition’ Must Not Abandon Oil & Gas Workers

Key Points • Canada’s oil and gas sector creates immense wealth and prosperity for our country; we must not overlook that or let go of it prematurely given the global context of future energy demand • Canadian oil and gas workers and the communities that overwhelmingly rely on...

Canada’s Largest Oil Sands Producers Commit to Net-Zero Emissions by 2050

Canada’s Largest Oil Sands Producers Commit to Net-Zero Emissions by 2050

SAGD Project - Cenovus Energy Five companies which together account for about 90 per cent of Canada’s oil sands production have announced an unprecedented alliance to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2050. The Oil Sands Pathways to Net Zero initiative aims ...

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...

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...

Canada Ranks 14th on the Green Future Index 2021

Canada Ranks 14th on the Green Future Index 2021

Key Points • Canada ranked 14th on the Green Future Index 2021 globally, and the 2nd highest out of the world’s top 15 oil exporters • Canada's exceptional performance on the index is supported by the revenues from Canada’s natural resources sector • Canada is a global leader ...

Canadian Oil & Gas? Climate Action? Choose BOTH! (Part 3 of 3)

Canadian Oil & Gas? Climate Action? Choose BOTH! (Part 3 of 3)

Remember learning about binary choices? Here’s a refresher. A binary choice is a choice between two alternatives – and ONLY two alternatives. But life often doesn’t conform to binary choices. In Part 1 and Part 2 of this 3-part series of blog posts, I discussed why Canadians ...