Currents: Rail fights for its reputation

Oil by rail may not be nearly as dangerous as it is portrayed. In fact, one group is arguing that this time-tested mode of transport is actually safer than pipelines. The Railway Association of Canada has released an analysis that crunches leakage and accident statistics differently than other studies and concludes “that railways provide the

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Currents August 2015 – Diversification: Chasing the Holy Grail

The four provinces of western Canada all strive to diversify their economies, but the degree to which that ideal has been achieved varies. In this edition of Currents, we look at the economic structure and level of diversification for each of the four western provinces. Read more.  

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Currents May 2015: Addressing Emissions

This edition of Currents explores the theme of addressing emissions and examines how each province is responding to the challenge of greenhouse gas reduction and related initiatives. Read more.  

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