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Getting Around in Canada-Vast Distances, Extreme Weather

Contributed by Robert Lyman © 2017

As fuel taxes and carbon taxes raise the price of transportation in Canada, will it get too expensive to drive your car or truck? … Continue reading

Taxing Motor Fuels – How Much Is Enough?

Contributed by Robert Lyman © 2017

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

NAFTA and The Environment – Strange Brew

Contributed by Robert Lyman © 2017

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

A Response to the Council Of Canadians’ Poll

Contributed by Robert Lyman © 2017

Cropped photo of Robert Lyman

Robert Lyman

According to a recent poll of Canadians conducted by EKOS Research on behalf of the Council of Canadians, almost three quarters of … Continue reading

Friends of Science Issues Annual Report

Contributed by Michelle Stirling, Communications Manager © Sept. 2017

Some people have been extremely curious about Friends of Science Society – so curious that they could not phone, email or … Continue reading

Climate Change Policy and Confederation

Robert Lyman

Contributed by Robert Lyman © August 2017

Robert Lyman is an Ottawa energy policy consultant with 27 years of experience as a public servant and prior to that, Continue reading

Lessons for AB Schoolkids on Solar – Debt & Your Debt

As sent in 2016 to Hon. David Eggen, Minister of Education, by an anonymous Alberta Professional Engineer.

Installing solar panels on our schools is probably a good plan as students … Continue reading

The Myth of “Green” British Columbia: The B.C. Energy Economy – by the Numbers

Contributed by Robert Lyman © 2017

British Columbia, like Quebec and Manitoba, is fortunate to have large natural resources that permit very high production of electricity from hydroelectric sources. In … Continue reading

Transportation of Oil & Natural Gas in North America – by the Numbers

Robert Lyman

Contributed by Robert Lyman © August 2017

Robert Lyman is an Ottawa energy policy consultant with 27 years of experience as a public servant and prior to that, Continue reading

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