Federal Bill C-69 has made the regulatory system for new energy development more complex, uncertain and subjective.
The Alberta government may take an ownership stake in future oil and gas development.
Responsible energy development should incorporate due attention to public safety and the environment.
The AER should initiate a regular and ongoing process of eliminating non-functional regulations.
Foreign direct investment in Canada dropped 56 per cent between 2013 and 2017.
Alberta’s personal income tax return relies on federally-determined income to calculate provincial income.
New maritime rules will further devalue oilsands assets.
Bill C-69 would overhaul the assessment process of major energy projects and add new criteria including “gender implications."