oil and gas

6:10PM
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Carney’s climate plans may push oil/gas production from Canada to state-owned firms abroad

Meanwhile, countries with state-owned oil and gas companies such as Venezuela and Mexico will have another way to access capital.


10:24AM
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Fast-growing developing countries will spur demand for oil for decades

Most estimates show continued growth in oil demand through 2040.


9:52AM
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Clouds may be breaking over Alberta’s oil and gas sector

The province’s unemployment rate (as of July) was stuck at 7 per cent.


2:05PM
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Canada needs meaningful tax reform to compete with U.S. in oil and gas

The U.S. federal corporate income tax rate dropped by 14 points to 21 per cent.


6:58PM
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New refineries don’t get built very often in North America anymore.


11:52AM
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The province remains in the bottom 30 per cent of ranked jurisdictions worldwide.


1:25PM
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The oil price differential is largely due to Canada’s lack of transportation capacity and restricted market access.