How Albertans can invest in their future – again

How Albertans can invest in their future – again
But before they can begin to retool the economy, they must first purge themselves of the idea that the market is the best instrument to determine their future By Robert McGarvey Columnist, Troy Media There’s a lot of talk these days about diversifying Alberta’s economy. (I’m pretty sure we wouldn’t be having this conversation if oil was at $100 per... Read More

Alberta is the engine that drives Canadian growth

Alberta is the engine that drives Canadian growth
What would Canada’s economy and public finances look like without Alberta? It wouldn’t be pretty By Ben Eisen and Steve Lafleur The Fraser Institute Troy Media During his Canada Day speech, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau accidentally caused a stir by forgetting to mention Alberta when listing all of Canada’s provinces and territories. It was surely an oversight rather than intentional... Read More

Gold, Oil and Interest Rates

Gold, Oil and Interest Rates
By Ron Friesen I am not a certified market analyst or financial professional. I am a businessman, Realtor® and writer with an unnaturally enthusiastic interest in business and how things work. Never stop asking why, I say. With this in mind you understand my articles are not intended as investment advice and are written only to entertain and stimulate constructive... Read More

Liberals approve $11.4 billion Pacific NorthWest LNG Project Approved

Liberals approve $11.4 billion Pacific NorthWest LNG Project Approved
The Minister of the Environment and Climate Change, the Honourable Catherine McKenna, the Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Jim Carr, and the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, the Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, announced the Federal Cabinet’s decision to approve the $11 billion Pacific NorthWest LNG Project after a rigorous federal environmental assessment. The project, located in northern... Read More

PyroGenesis’s Process Breakthrough Transforms Quartz to Silicon

PyroGenesis’s Process Breakthrough Transforms Quartz to Silicon
PyroGenesis Canada Inc. (OTCQB:PYRNF, TSX VENTURE:PYR) demonstrated that it can transform high purity quartz into silicon metal with its PUREVAP™ Quartz Vaporization Reactor at a lower cost, while generating less CO2 emissions than current processes. The silicon metal, solar grade silicon metal and electronic grade silicon metal markets combined was worth over US$12B in 2014 propelled by increased demand for... Read More