The chiefs want the government to shelve two bills currently under Senate review—Bill C-69 and Bill C-48.
oil and gas investment
The Notley government imposed a 100 megatonne cap on greenhouse gas emissions from the oilsands.
If Prime Minister Trudeau has his way, carbon taxes will rise to $50/tonne of emissions by 2022.
Canadian oil and gas producers are unable to reach new Asian markets, costing the Canadian economy billions.
When petroleum companies think about where to invest money in exploration and development of oil and gas, Quebec is far down the list of preferred destinations.