HBW Resources Western Canada Energy and Politics Roundup

Western Canada Energy and Politics Roundup By Randy Kerr, Executive Vice President HBW Resources Canada Below is a summary of key industry and political developments in Western Canada that could affect energy development activities.¬† The summary is authored by Randy Kerr, the Executive Vice President of HBW Resources Canada.¬† If you have any questions or… More »

Voodoo Economics

Repeatedly, we are seeing stories about how certain (primarily linear) projects make no economic sense (see link below).¬†TransCanada has been dealing with lies and mis-truths on Keystone XL for some time now but this trend has come to Canada. In this case, new BC Green MLA Andrew Weaver asserts that the LNG projects being proposed… More »

Too many BANANAs

http://www.vancouversun.com/business/bc2035/Opinion+Whoever+wins+election+must+prepared+fight+BANANA/8301396/story.html Most who know me have heard my reference to the BANANA phenomenon before – Build Absolutely Nothing Anywhere Near Anyone. Vaughn Palmer, a longtime columnist for the Vancouver Sun, wrote the linked editorial yesterday with respect to the BC election campaign. I’m intermittent on his stuff but in my opinion it is the best… More »