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Energy Examined

You have reached the home of Energy Examined podcasts. Energy Examined is a podcast that examines energy issues that impact Canada and the world. We tackle questions regarding growing global energy demand, the transition toward a lower-carbon future, and the role innovation and sustainable approaches can play at finding solutions to meet the economic, environmental and social priorities of all Canadians.

To learn more about energy issues affecting Canadians, visit our online magazine: Context: Energy Examined at capp.context.ca.

 

Jul 29, 2020

Canada has some world-leading environmental regulations when it comes to natural gas and oil: an example is efforts to reduce GHG emissions due to flaring and venting. Professor Tim Taylor of Mount Royal University discusses the collaborative approach that got us there, and how it can be road map for global efforts to...


Jun 10, 2020

While others criticize, Canadian oil sands producers have taken action: forming an unprecedented technology sharing alliance to push environmental action further than many realize. 

Wes Jickling discusses how Canada's Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA) invests billions in innovation to reduce GHG emissions and air,...


Jun 3, 2020

Part 2 of a chat with Dr. Scott Tinker, Director of the Bureau of Economic Geology at the University of Texas and president of Switch Energy Alliance, whose goal is to inspire an energy educated future. Dr. Tinker discusses a vision for a strong energy future through energy literacy and understanding.


May 27, 2020

As the world grapples with COVID-19, climate change and energy poverty, there are many varying views on what the energy of the future will look like and how we can get there.

Energy Examined speaks with Dr. Scott Tinker, Director of the Bureau of Economic Geology at the University of Texas and president of Switch Energy...


Feb 20, 2020

Canada's Atlantic offshore oil and natural gas industry is one of the safest and most environmentally responsible in the world. However, it's had its share of troubles in recent years, including spills in 2018 and 2019.

Energy Examined host Tonya Zelinsky chats with Paul Barnes, CAPP director for Atlantic Canada, about...