Small business should not suffer from new federal climate standards
Ottawa has been the latest to jump on the ESG bandwagon, committing in its latest budget to mandatory reporting of climate-related financial risk across a wide range of Canadian industries.
ESG Disclosure: Mandatory Inclusion of Scope 3 Emissions Will Hurt Small Businesses
Plans to mandate scope three emissions reporting would be detrimental to small businesses, finds this new report published by the Montreal Economic Institute.
What does Ottawa get for killing the golden goose of Alberta’s energy production?
By capping our oil and gas sector’s emissions, Ottawa risks killing the golden goose while getting nothing in return.
Capping energy industry emissions is all pain, no gain
Ottawa’s oil and gas emissions cap proposal amounts to nothing more than political greenwashing, where we get to feel like we did something, but we really just paid through the nose for something with little to no positive effect.
MEI – Capping energy sector emissions would accomplish nothing for climate – Renaud Brossard
November 13, 2022 | 7 min. 43 sec. | The Roy Green Show (Global News Radio) Interview with Renaud Brossard, Senior Director, […]
The Economic Impact of Applying a Carbon Emissions Cap to the Oil and Gas Sector
This study from the MEI describes how the federal government’s proposal to cap the energy sector’s greenhouse gas emissions would cause substantial economic losses, without achieving any net reduction in global emissions.
Won’t Someone Please Think of the Unintended Consequences of Mining Regulation?
While more and more people are calling for the electrification of transportation and an energy transition, the mining projects upon which this transition depends are suffering from political instability that keeps putting them in peril.
The high costs of climate ‘justice’ through lawfare
The anti-energy left has weaponized consumer protection laws in the United States to punish oil and gas companies simply for carrying out their core business.
Levelling the Playing Field on CCUS Technologies
It’s no great revelation that governments across the world are competing to attract investments, especially in sectors such as green technology.
Canada must export natural gas for economic and environmental reasons
Despite substantial economic benefits, the governments of Quebec and Canada refuse to green-light the development of natural gas or the construction of the energy infrastructure needed to export the gas already produced.