Eighty per cent of respondents indicated that uncertainty around environmental regulations in Alberta was a deterrent to investment compared to only 9 per cent for Texas.
Bill C-48 bans large oil tankers off B.C.’s northern coast.
Bill C-69 will overhaul the entire assessment process of major energy projects.
The Trudeau government cancelled the Northern Gateway pipeline in 2016.
The bill mandates taking account of the “gender” impacts of proposed projects.
A high price differential means lower-than-expected royalties for governments.
The Trump administration has rescinded or scaled back several Obama-era regulations.
The government plans to spend Alberta’s carbon tax revenues on "energy efficiency" programs.