Tar Sands Interrupted – A Canadian Political Explosion

The fortunes of Canadian tar sands oil changed overnight this week. After almost 50 years in power, the Progressive Conservative Party in Alberta was completely replaced by the New Democratic Party which has quite a different view of tar sands oil and climate change. The new Premier Rachel Notley has vowed to negotiate new climate policies, increase oil and gas royalties, and quit lobbying President Obama about approving the Keystone XL pipeline.

via Forbes – Energy http://ift.tt/1zERbAL

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