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Fraser Institute News Release: Canadian upstream oil and gas investment increased only 15% compared to 41% in the U.S.

From 2016 to 2018, capital investment in Canada’s upstream oil and gas industry (essentially, exploration and production) increased 15 per cent compared to 41 per cent in the U.S. over the same period, finds a new study released today by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think-tank….

Fraser Institute News Release: Lack of pipelines will cost Canada $15.8 billion this year

A shortage of pipeline capacity is driving down the price of Canadian oil and will cost the country’s energy sector CAD$15.8 billion in lost revenues this year, finds a new study released today by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think-tank. “Without adequate pipelines to tidewater ports,…

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…