Business investment (excluding residential structures) is down nearly 20 per cent since the third quarter of 2014.
Price controls led to long lineups and dry tanks at gas stations.
The federal carbon-price scheme raises Alberta’s carbon tax to $50 per tonne by 2022.
The Trump administration has significantly improved the business environment in the U.S.
Pipelines are 2.5 times less likely than rail to experience a release of product when transporting a million barrels of oil.
The National Energy Board will assess the Energy East and Eastern Mainline pipeline projects.
Pipelines are 2.5 times safer than rail for oil transportation.
Pipelines are 4.5 times less likely to have an accident or incident than rail transport.
Non-market considerations will play a larger role in determining what the private energy sector can do.