Category Archives: Features

Canadian Oil Industry Not Threatened by Trump

By David Yager, Yager Management Ltd. On the day of U.S. President Donald Trump’s inauguration, the official White House website was rewritten, including 361 brief words outlining the future of American Energy Policy. Titled “An America First Energy Plan”, it starts with, “The Trump Administration is committed to energy policies…

Waste Not: The Co-op Refinery Complex’s new Wastewater Improvement Project looks to a sustainable future

By Carly Peters Water scarcity is a world-wide concern and hits closer to home as human and industry demand increases and supply dwindles. Federated Co-operatives Ltd.’s, Co-op Refinery Complex (CRC) in Regina is looking to a sustainable future by not only reducing their water consumption, leaving more for their community…

The Cash Stash Behind Anti-Pipeline Activism

By Vivian Krause Pipelines are crucial to the safe transportation of oil and gas, yet they have become unusually controversial. Let’s be clear — this is not by chance. This is squarely because a group of American funders, mostly from California, has financed a massive, anti-pipeline campaign against Alberta oil….