The Canadian Energy Centre releases it’s current fact sheet which uses data between 2007 and 2019. It examines the direct impact of the oil and gas extraction sector on Alberta’s gross and net fiscal contribution to federal government finances. This Fact Sheet (available here).
Highlights from the Fact Sheet include:
A PDF of the Fact Sheet “$53 billion to Ottawa: The Alberta oil and gas sector’s contribution to federal government finances, 2007 to 2019,” is also available on the Canadian Energy Centre’s website at: https://www.canadianenergycentre.ca/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/CEC-Fact-Sheet-43-53-billion-to-Ottawa-FINAL.pdf
The CEC’s previous Fact Sheet “EU Natural Gas Imports: €286 Billion Imported From Tyrannies and Autocracies Since 2005,” can be found here. A column on that Fact Sheet can be found here. All of the centre’s research is available at canadianenergycentre.ca/research.
The CEC’s Executive Director of Research Mark Milke is available for interviews or to answer questions about the analysis.
Source(s) and Image(s): Canadian Energy Centre, Adobe stock
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