Canada is #1 on Environmental Performance Index Among Top 10 Oil Exporters

Canada is #1 on Environmental Performance Index Among Top 10 Oil Exporters

Did you know that Canada is one of the world’s top 10 exporters of crude oil (4th) and ranks number one on the Environmental Performance Index (EPI) versus the other top 10 exporting nations?! First published in 2002 by Yale University and Columbia University in collaboration...

Canada Ranks 6th on Democracy Index 2018 (ESG Criteria)

Canada Ranks 6th on Democracy Index 2018 (ESG Criteria)

Did you know that Canada, one of the world’s top 10 oil exporters, ranked 6th out of 167 countries on the Economist Intelligence Unit’s Democracy Index 2018? First published in 2006, this index has set out each year since to measure the “state of democracy” in these countries...

ESG Infographics: How Canada Ranks Among the World’s Top 10 Oil Exporters

ESG Infographics: How Canada Ranks Among the World’s Top 10 Oil Exporters

Did you know that when it comes to environmental, social and governance (ESG) "investor" criteria, that Canada places 1st among the world’s top 10 oil exporters not just once, or twice, but every time? It doesn’t matter what index or ranking you look at, Canada is number one o...

Global Oil Demand is Growing & Canada Should be a Choice Supplier

Global Oil Demand is Growing & Canada Should be a Choice Supplier

Canada’s oil and gas industry has been in the spotlight for many years, but not because it has been named the top oil producer in the world or is now the third largest LNG exporter (headlines which are true for the USA).Rather, the spotlight has been the result of a decade-lon...

How Much of the Oilsands Has Been Reclaimed?

How Much of the Oilsands Has Been Reclaimed?

According to the latest data from the Alberta government (2016), the active footprint of various stages of oilsands reclamation and disturbance was: Total active footprint – 95,301.5 hectares Ready for reclamation – 376.5 hectares Soils placed (terrestrial & wetlands &...

“Environmental Activists” Funded by Non-Canadian Sources Should Concern Us All

“Environmental Activists” Funded by Non-Canadian Sources Should Concern Us All

There’s a smear campaign being run against the Canadian energy sector by environmental activist groups who receive a large part of their funding from non-Canadian sources. These groups do not oppose other energy exporters the way they have Canada where every single pipeline ha...

How Much Greenhouse Gas Emissions Do Pipelines Emit in Canada?

How Much Greenhouse Gas Emissions Do Pipelines Emit in Canada?

A lot of people wonder just how much greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions are created by mid-stream components such as pipelines. In Canada, the Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA) sheds some light on this topic. According to the latest data from 2014, you might be amazed at...

Canada is a Leader in Renewable Energy Production

Canada is a Leader in Renewable Energy Production

Canada is a world leader when it comes to renewable energy investment and production. It’s not something that you hear about often in Canada, but it’s an important message to get out to the national and international communities. Check out these 12 quick facts about Canada and...