Nearly half of those job losses occurred before the NDP took office 8 years ago.
Tag: oil & gas
At this rate, it’s going to be tough for Canada to meet its climate change commitments.
It’s been nearly 4 years since the UCP got a kick at the can. How many new jobs have been created in an industry that’s seeing record oil production?
Alberta’s new energy minister had a lot of positive things to say about Alberta’s oil and gas sector. But what about everything he left out?
This may come as a shock to some people, but it appears that the federal Liberal government is doing a pretty horrible job of shutting down Alberta’s oil and gas industry.
Despite generating nearly $1 billion in more corporate tax revenue last year, the oil and gas sector still accounted for just 16.65% of total corporate profit tax revenue.
The new plant will increase natural gas consumption in Alberta.
The federal government is getting in on the deal, too, propping up the American company by an additional $300 million.
According to new Statistics Canada data, Alberta was producing record oil levels this summer. But they were doing it with thousands of fewer workers.
Alberta oil exports increased 8% last year
Despite UCP politicians insisting that Justin Trudeau is preventing Alberta from exporting oil, the amount of crude oil leaving the province last year surpassed the previous two years.