Posts Tagged "oil and gas"

Worried about Canada's economic future depending on a PR campaign

Ted Hsu

Canada is spending $40 million this year on advertising to portray Canada as a “stable and environmentally responsible source of energy”. Canada is regularly labelled as a world laggard in action on climate change and recently won a “Lifetime Unachievement…

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Of Oil Spills and Black Holes

Ted Hsu

Update 2 (March 19, 2013): I was recently asked to discuss this issue with the Blacklock’s Reporter Digest, you can read my comments from that interview here.  Update (March 1, 2013): After I posted this blog, issuing a press release as…

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Committing to the polluter-pay principle – I applaud Minister Joe Oliver.

Ted Hsu

Last week, the Harper government said that it will be raising the liability cap for offshore oil drilling. This is the maximum amount that a company drilling offshore need be liable for in an accident. (they could be liable for…

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