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Solar Panels on the Prairies – Hope and Disappointment

A Guest Blog Submission

Canadians are being told that solar panels are a worthwhile investment and that they provide energy independence and a return on investment – sometimes even a Continue reading

The Trans Mountain Expansion Project and Regional Oil Markets

Robert Lyman, Ottawa energy policy consultant

Robert Lyman is an Ottawa energy policy consultant and frequent contributor.  Mr. Lyman was a public servant for 27 years and prior to that Continue reading

Suzuki Controversy: An Open Letter to Dr. David Turpin, President and Vice Chancellor of the University of Alberta

Dear Dr. Turpin,

RE: Honorary Degree for Dr. David Suzuki –

Empirical Scientific Evidence versus Emotional Activist Rhetoric

These are our opinions. We would like to address your published statement… Continue reading

My Tipping Point with Dr. Suzuki

Opinion By Michelle Stirling © 2018

Like most Canadians, I grew up with Dr. Suzuki and The Nature of Things as an integral part of my life.  In the 1960’s … Continue reading

CHECKSTOP: Challenging the Canadian Federal Government’s Carbon Pollution Pricing System Results Report

Introduction

On April 30, 2018, the Canadian Federal government released a report on Facebook[1] entitled “Estimated Results of the Federal Carbon Pollution Pricing System” (herein after ‘Carbon Tax/GBA’ [Gender … Continue reading

Nouvelle-France: la conquête du carbone?

Traduction: “New France: The Carbon Conquest?”

Le Premier ministre du Canada, Justin Trudeau, s’est adressé à l’Assemblée nationale française le 17 avril, 2018.

Au cours de son allocution, il a … Continue reading

New France: The Carbon Conquest?

Opinion: by Michelle Stirling © 2017

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addressed the French National Assembly on April 17, 2018.

As part of his address he claimed that Canada will meet … Continue reading

Carbon Tax: A Noble Way to Poverty – Rebutting the Ecofiscal Commission Report

Choice. Choices. 38 times in 36 pages.

Ecofiscal Commission’s April 2018 report entitled: “Clearing the Air: How Carbon Pricing Helps Canada Fight Climate Change” is filled with lofty claims about … Continue reading

Spilling Best Kept Secrets on the West Coast

Contributed by Robert Lyman © 2017

Robert Lyman is an Ottawa energy policy consultant and former public servant of 27 years, prior to that he was a diplomat for 10 Continue reading

CLIMATE POLICY, OIL PIPELINES AND CONFEDERATION: RETROSPECT AND PROSPECT

Contributed by Robert Lyman © 2017

Robert Lyman is an Ottawa energy policy consultant, former Canadian public servant of 27 years and a diplomat for 10 years prior to that.Continue reading

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