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What’s Holding Back the Oilsands? A Response to Andrew Leach

Contributed by Robert Lyman © 2019

Robert Lyman is an Ottawa energy policy consultant, former public servant and diplomat. His full bio is  here.

On September 4,  2019, the CBC … Continue reading

Refuting Claims That Canadian Oil Sands Crude Are Being Fairly Treated

Contributed by Robert Lyman © 2019

Robert Lyman is a former public servant of 27 years and was a diplomat for 10 years prior to that. His full biography is Continue reading

Tar Sands Campaign – Dec. 9, 2010 – Ezra Levant

Republished with permission of FCPP Original © Dec. 9, 2010

LINK to original FCPP post: https://fcpp.org/2010/12/09/ezra-levant-lawyer-journalist-and-political-activist/

As the Tar Sands Campaign has become newsworthy, a number of media commentators (… Continue reading

Climate Change goes Regime Change – Keeping Venezuela’s Oil in the Ground

William Walter Kay BA LL B © 2019

Painting a word-portrait of the Venezuelan War lobby elicits empathy with Heracles. This war party resembles the three-hound of Hades, Cerberus, the capture … Continue reading

The Trans Mountain Expansion Project and Regional Oil Markets

Robert Lyman is an Ottawa energy policy consultant and frequent contributor.  Mr. Lyman was a public servant for 27 years and prior to that a diplomat for 10 years. 

IntroductionContinue 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

Trans Mountain Expansion Project-TERMPOL Assessment of Oil Spill Risk

Contributed by Robert Lyman © 2018 

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

In view of … Continue reading

BRITISH COLUMBIA’S CHALLENGE TO THE RULE OF LAW

Contributed by Robert Lyman © June 1, 2017

 

If today’s headlines are to be believed, a newly-elected British Columbia provincial government composed of the New Democratic Party and a … Continue reading

FOLLOWING THE LOGIC OF “PHASING OUT OIL SANDS”

Contributed by Robert Lyman @ 2017

At a town hall event in Peterborough, Ontario on Friday, January 13, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau responded to a question concerning his Government’s recent … Continue reading

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