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Alberta Energy Sector Waits for Policies from NDP

Posted May 08, 2015

Under Economic Issues, International Trade Issues

(Kyle Bakx – CBC News)

The word “fear” has been spoken repeatedly in recent days in the corporate towers of downtown Calgary as the oil and gas sector tries to figure out what a new NDP government will bring to Alberta.

The concern is largely because of the unknown.

“We don’t have any facts, we just have the platform,” Steve Laut, president of Canadian Natural Resources, told analysts Thursday. “We will respond appropriately when we understand what the platform and policies will be.”

Besides saying everything will be A-OK, here are five policy areas that the energy industry is anxious to hear about from premier-designate Rachel Notley. Click here to read more.