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CAPP encourages Newfoundland and Labrador residents to vote for energy in provincial election

Newfoundland and Labrador has an opportunity to become one of the most competitive offshore oil and natural gas jurisdictions in the world, but only if Newfoundlanders and Labradorians vote for energy in the next provincial election, according to the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP). In its Newfoundland and Labrador Energy Platform, Oil and Natural Gas Priorities for a Prosperous Newfoundland and Labrador, CAPP made a series of action-oriented recommendations aimed at increasing industry competitiveness through improvements to regulatory, fiscal, and economic policies, and the timely expedition of projects.

CAPP encouraged by UCP commitment to oil and gas after Alberta win

The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP)has congratulated Jason Kenney and the United Conservative Party on its victory in the 2019 Alberta election. CAPP urged Albertans to vote with energy in mind, at the polls. And its Alberta Energy Platform advocated for a government focused on making Alberta one of the most attractive places in the world for oil and natural gas investment. There are many challenges facing the industry and CAPP made action-oriented recommendations focused on market access, regulatory competitiveness, climate policy, and fiscal and economic policy. 

Climate policies must be more efficient to attract investment to Canada: CAPP

Inefficient and duplicative climate policies are among the factors discouraging investment in Canada's natural gas and oil industry - prompting companies to move operations to countries with little or no emissions-reduction programs thus increasing future global emissions, according to Competitive Climate Policy: Supporting Investment and Innovation, the third in a series of economic reports released by the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP)

Trans Mountain move a long-term commitment to oil and gas by Ottawa

The Government of Canada's acquisition of the existing Trans Mountain Pipeline system and Trans Mountain expansion pipeline (TMEP) is a long-term commitment in the future of the country's oil and natural gas industry. This project will enable the creation of jobs and prosperity for a new generation of Canadians, according to the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP).  

Free trade in energy under NAFTA a benefit to all partners, study states

Energy free trade under the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) has been good for the people of Canada, the United States (U.S.) and Mexico, keeping energy on the continent more affordable and reliable for citizens and the economy, according to a joint paper released by the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP), the American Petroleum Institute (API) and Mexican Association of Hydrocarbon Companies (AMEXHI).

Collaboration could create jobs and boost Alberta economy: CAPP

The provincial government and the energy industry could create more than 24,000 new jobs for Albertans and grow the province's economy by nearly $5 billion over the next three years by working together to enhance the competitiveness of Canada's leading trade sector, according to report, A Competitive Policy and Regulatory Framework for Alberta's Upstream Oil and Natural Gas Industry, by the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP).

Economy of Quebec earns benefits from oil sands: study

Economic analysis shows that Canada's oil sands generate significant economic benefits for Quebecers, including 16,200 jobs, $1.25 billion in GDP and $215 million in government revenues, according to an independent study prepared by AppEco titled Les retombées économiques au Québec de l'exploitation des sables bitumineux du Canada. 


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