Policy & Regulation

Alberta could create 24,000 oil and gas jobs – CAPP

The Canadian province of Alberta could create more than 24,000 jobs in the energy sector and increase the value of its economy by nearly $5 billion if it works with the federal government.
By Staff reporter 6 July 2017 0 26660

The Canadian province of Alberta could create more than 24,000 jobs in the energy sector and increase the value of its economy by nearly $5 billion if it works with the federal government, according to a new report by the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP).

It recommends that federal and provincial regulations should be streamlined to attract investment.

"The upstream oil and gas industry provides many benefits to Albertans, but continues to face [...] barriers to growth and success [...] at both the provincial...