This is a news compilation setting the record straight on the day’s top anti-oil and gas stories and providing research and facts to counter misinformation about the oil and gas industry.
Foreign-funded activists shame insurance providers into dropping TMX with misinformation.
Email Trans Mountain’s insurers: Drop the pipeline now!
Divesting from insuring Canadian oil and gas projects will not change global demand for responsible energy.
- The push for insurance companies to stop insuring Trans Mountain has been an on-going campaign by foreign-funded activist organizations like Stand.earth.
- Trans Mountain is a mixed service line that will transport a different variety of products like light oil and refined products like gasoline to the lower mainland which represents 36% of B.C.’s end-use energy demand.
- This study by Navius Research shows that the project can help lower global emissions by 1,600,000 tonnes instead of dramatically increasing them as these organizations falsely claim.
- According to the latest OPEC report, oil demand will be increasing significantly in non-OECD developing countries. They will need responsible energy delivered from countries like Canada to help develop their economies and better their quality of life.
Here is a story that gets it right, or mostly right.
Yager writes that natural gas had been a prominent steeple in Alberta’s economy and is looking to make a comeback. Natural gas helped spur one of Alberta’s first resource booms and created billions in wealth over the last century. It could do it again.