It has been a crude awakening for Canadians looking for more domestic energy to fuel their everyday lives. 5. Two-in-three Canadians back the Energy East Pipeline Project This news comes directly on the heels of a recent National Energy Board report that shows our country is increasin
Every year, Canada spends tens of billions of dollars buying foreign oil. That’s a lot of money considering our country’s production could theoretically largely cover a local demand that averages 2.7 million barrels per day. The issue is not a lack of oil. It is structural. Today, bar
“Energy East will enhance our country’s energy security” – Russ Girling, TransCanada President and CEO. Oil-rich nation Did you know that Canada holds the world’s third largest oil reserves? And yet, our country spends billions of dollars each year on costly fo
Energy East is a 4,500-kilometre pipeline that will transport approximately 1.1 million barrels of crude oil per day from Alberta and Saskatchewan to the refineries of Eastern Canada and a marine terminal in New Brunswick. There is an important choice before us all. That choice is about where we get the oil we need and how we choose to transport it. Energy East makes sense and this is why the majority of Canadians support the project.