Saskatchewan seen as highly attractive for petroleum investment

By Dr. Gerry Angevine Senior Economist, Global Resource Centre Since 2007, the Fraser Institute’s Global Resource Centre has been undertaking an annual survey of petroleum explorers and developers around the world. The primary objective is to determine which provinces, states, territories and countries are judged by survey participants to pose…

Roll on, Saskatchewan!

Saskatchewan is Canada’s second-largest oil producer and the second-highest mineral producer.  We have some of the highest-grade deposits of uranium in the world and unmatched energy resources, with an estimated $50 billion to be invested in capital mining projects over the next 20 years.  CNN called Saskatchewan “a hot spot……

PSAC works to help improve industry image

In the wake of increasing prices at the pump, do people ask you how prices get set?  What about all this talk regarding fracing?  Do you know enough about the drilling technique to respond to the increasingly difficult questions about just how safe it really is?