Why Canadian energy gets singled out by environmental groups

Author: Evan Menzies

Ever since Kinder Morgan announced it was suspending all non-essential spending on the Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion, we have seen an unprecedented showing of public support.  The silent majority is silent no more!

The numbers speak for themselves. Five consecutive polls in a row have shown that a clear and growing majority of Canadians and British Columbians want this pipeline built.

It might explain why protestors against this pipeline are starting to get a little… silly.

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Support is growing for Trans Mountain

Despite the fact the future of the Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion remains uncertain, we’ve been witnessing something remarkable happen on the ground right across Canada over these past few weeks.

Thousands of Canadians have rallied from B.C. to Manitoba to show their support for our energy sector. Nearly 20,000 letters have been sent to decision makers at several levels of government.

And now, we are seeing support for the pipeline surging in B.C. and right across Canada.

For the past year, Canadians have consistently heard through the media and online that opposition to this project among British Columbians was on the rise. They’ve been told First Nations communities don’t support the project.

We know now none of that is true.

As Insights West said on CTV, “those protestors on the side line that are saying that every British Columbian doesn’t want this project, it’s not really the case.”

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Alberta Caribou Meetings – Take Part

The Government of Alberta is seeking input on their proposed regulations for Northern Alberta to help promote the stability and recovery of the provinces caribou population. We all have an interest in maintain species at risk here in Alberta, and it is important for Albertans like you to take part.

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Let’s make 2018 the year Canada competes

For two weeks in February, every four years, Canadians get to show the rest of the world what we’re made of.

On the slopes, on the track, and on the ice, Canada’s best athletes shine on the world’s biggest stage, the Winter Olympics. It has now become somewhat expected for Canada to feature prominently on the medal podium at the winter games.

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