Publication of an opinion poll on Canadians' perceptions of fossil fuels.
Léger Marketing opinion poll commissioned by the Montreal Economic Institute.
The goal of this paper is twofold. Part I looks at the historical experience and illustrates how current "cleaner" sources of liquid fuels were anything but in the first stages of their development. Part II describes how Alberta's oil sands are being exploited and illustrates how "win-win-win" innovations are now taking place that are making this industry more efficient and more environmentally friendly.
The debate on the closure of Gentilly.
The exploration and exploitation of shale gas in Quebec.
The development of shale gas in Quebec.
The "Dutch disease" theory and oil production.
The equalization formula and its impact on the development of natural resources.
Foreign direct investment is a positive sum game.
Oil consumption and its production potential in Quebec.