Tag Archives: Oil

Mark Collins- Canadian Government Averting Oil Pipeline Heartbreak? Two “Yes”, One “No”

30 Nov

Further to this post, British Columbia/Alberta Hydrocarbon Heartbreak Update: Good News, Bad News the Liberals are walking a fine environment/economy tightrope and it remains to see when (if?) some…

Source: Mark Collins- Canadian Government Averting Oil Pipeline Heartbreak? Two “Yes”, One “No”

Mark Collins – Davie Québec Actually Going to Supply Some Icebreakers for Coast Guard?

18 Nov

Further to this post, Davie Québec Wants to Build Icebreaker for, Unload Other Vessels on, Canadian Coast Guard, Part 2 it now looks like the company (website here) has a real opening; Lord knows t…

Source: Mark Collins – Davie Québec Actually Going to Supply Some Icebreakers for Coast Guard?

Mark Collins – Trump’s Victory: Trump’s Implications for Canada: Defence, NAFTA, Keystone XL, Climate Change

10 Nov

Four tweets: 1) Defence: 2) NAFTA: 3) Keystone XL: 4) Climate change: Lots on the bilateral plate for our government and prime minister–and then there’s always softwood lumber, eh? Mark…

Source: Mark Collins – Trump’s Victory: Trump’s Implications for Canada: Defence, NAFTA, Keystone XL, Climate Change

Mark Collins – British Columbia/Alberta Hydrocarbon Heartbreak Update: Good News, Bad News

7 Nov

Further to these posts, Shell, or, B.C. LNG Heartbreak, Cont’d–Plus Court “No” to Northern Gateway Oil B.C. LNG Heartbreak Averted, for Now–Will Petronas et al. Go Ahead? first the good news about …

Source: Mark Collins – British Columbia/Alberta Hydrocarbon Heartbreak Update: Good News, Bad News

Mark Collins – World Does Need More Canada: “The world’s most liveable [affordable?] cities” Section

18 Aug

At The Economist: … … But how “liveable” do many people in Vancouver and Toronto consider the price of housing? Calgary on the other hand is a completely different picture t…

Source: Mark Collins – World Does Need More Canada: “The world’s most liveable [affordable?] cities” Section

Mark Collins – ISIS Having Hard Time in Libya/Three French SOF Killed

20 Jul

The latest at Defense One’s “D-Brief”–note French, British, US special forces on the ground, NATO not planning combat involvement but… … ISIS’ grip in Libya is f…

Source: Mark Collins – ISIS Having Hard Time in Libya/Three French SOF Killed

Mark Collins – Shell, or, B.C. LNG Heartbreak, Cont’d–Plus Court “No” to Northern Gateway Oil

13 Jul

Further to this post, British Columbia and Petronas: My Province for a Natural Gas Pipeline! it looks like this major project may be biting the bitumen–at least for some while: Shell-backed L…

Source: Mark Collins – Shell, or, B.C. LNG Heartbreak, Cont’d–Plus Court “No” to Northern Gateway Oil

Mark Collins – Boeing Super Hornets for RCAF, Jobs for Bombardier…and a Pipeline?

22 Jun

Postmedia’s well plugged-in John Ivison speculates about possible linkages that are all about politics, not about what’s best for Canada’s defence. Sadly ’tis all too often …

Source: Mark Collins – Boeing Super Hornets for RCAF, Jobs for Bombardier…and a Pipeline?

Mark Collins – Canadian Hydrocarbon Heartbreak: Energy East Pipeline vs Quebec First Nations and Others

17 Jun

Further to this post, Canadian Oil Industry Heartbreak will the feds (read the prime minister) dare over-rule indigenous objections? Can the company bribe the First Nations enough to acquiesce? Wha…

Source: Mark Collins – Canadian Hydrocarbon Heartbreak: Energy East Pipeline vs Quebec First Nations and Others

Mark Collins – Venezuela Continues to Crash and Burn: Why is US Intel Drawing Attention?

16 May

Further to this April post, Mark Collins – China Buys Venezuela, Part 2 since Venezuela’s dire straits are well known, enquiring minds want to know why the American intelligence community is …

Source: Mark Collins – Venezuela Continues to Crash and Burn: Why is US Intel Drawing Attention?