Bay du Nord

2022-04-06

in Canada, Politics, Rants, The environment

The Trudeau government’s latest climate change betrayal: Federal government approves controversial Bay du Nord oil project

Whatever policy tools you’re using, the measure of success or failure is whether we are deepening or escaping from our fossil fuel dependence. Once again, the Trudeau Liberals are throwing gasoline on the fire.

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. April 6, 2022 at 11:52 pm

Ottawa Issues ‘Slap in the Face’ to Climate Science, Approves Bay du Nord Offshore Oil Megaproject

https://www.theenergymix.com/2022/04/06/breaking-ottawa-issues-slap-in-the-face-to-climate-science-approves-bay-du-nord-offshore-oil-megaproject/

. April 11, 2022 at 10:42 pm
. April 12, 2022 at 1:53 am

Canada in deepwater: behind the Trudeau government’s approval of the Bay du Nord offshore oil development

The Bay du Nord project proposes to extract up to one billion barrels of crude oil from the seabed about 500 kilometres northeast of St. John’s. There, in depths ranging from 300 metres to 1,200 metres, owners Equinor, of Norway, and Husky Energy (now owned by Cenovus), of Canada, hope to operate for up to 30 years.

. April 12, 2022 at 8:54 pm

What On Earth with Laura Lynch: Do Ottawa’s actions speak louder than its words?

https://www.cbc.ca/listen/live-radio/1-429-what-on-earth/clip/15905819-do-ottawas-actions-speak-louder-its-words

. April 13, 2022 at 1:13 pm

Bay du Nord project puts Canada on path to stay a global ‘outlier’ in climate change fight, warn critics

Green Party critic Imre Szeman says Canadians still see themselves as ‘good guys’ on the world stage, but the Liberal government is ‘timid about making the hard decisions around the oil and gas sector.’

https://www.hilltimes.com/2022/04/11/bay-du-nord-project-puts-canada-on-path-to-stay-a-global-outlier-in-climate-change-fight-warn-critics/355126

Bay du Nord is either a triumph or an act of immoral madness

https://www.hilltimes.com/2022/04/11/bay-du-nord-is-either-a-triumph-or-an-act-of-immoral-madness/354929

. August 9, 2022 at 4:42 pm

In fight against Bay du Nord oil project, environmental groups turn to courts and Norwegian public | CBC News

https://www.cbc.ca/news/science/bay-du-nord-oil-activists-1.6544464

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