Alberta Politics: Hard to believe keeping meatpacking and oilsands plants running hasn’t contributed to COVID-19 spread

If you listened refully to yesterday’s COVID-19 briefing in Edmonton, it was difficult to avoid the conclusion the Kenney Government’s reluctance to regulate certain industries has contributed to the spread of the disease, and not just inside this province. Particularly interesting was Chief Medil Officer of Health Deena Hinshaw’s refully

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The Disaffected Lib: $0 Oil Has Come to Athabas. Hey, How Are Those Pipelines Coming Along?

From Oilprice.com: nadian oil companies have begun shutting down steam-driven oil sands production projects as prices continue to fall, Reuters reports, noting the move could have dire long-term consequences for the production facilities.  Steam-driven oil sands production, also lled steam-assisted gravity drainage, involves injecting steam into an oil sands deposit

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The Disaffected Lib: A Timely Idea

Poland and Denmark have decided that there’ll be no government bailouts for corporations registered in offshore tax havens. The Danish finance ministry on Saturday extended its bailout program into July but stressed that firms based in tax havens would no longer be covered.  “Companies seeking compensation after the extension of

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