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Being Honest About Alberta Oil Sands and Trans Mountain

Contributed by Robert Lyman © 2018

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

Andrew Sheer’s Flawed Climate Policy

Contributed by Robert Lyman © 2018

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

 … Continue reading

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

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

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

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

Prospects for Meeting Emission Reduction Goals: The Case of Newfoundland and Labrador

Contributed by Robert Lyman©2017

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

The British Columbia “What About Spilled Bitumen” Ruse

Contributed by Robert Lyman © 2017

Robert Lyman is an Ottawa energy policy consultant and former public servant of 27 years, former diplomat for 10 years.

Last week, British Columbia … Continue reading

Environmental Assessment Change in Canada says to Investors – We Dare You to Try and Do Business Here

On Feb. 8, 2018, the Canadian federal government announced it would scrap the existing National Energy Board and as CBC reported it would “overhaul environmental assessment process for major projects” … Continue reading

A Starving Polar Bear on Somerset Island is Not Evidence of Climate Change

In the last couple days there have been several articles published claiming that polar bear mortality due to starvation is a result of climate change. This latest burst of articles … Continue reading

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