Boycot WestJet! Boycot Alberta beef!

Re: Boycot WestJet! Boycot Alberta beef!

Postby Jhunter199 » Feb 20th, 2018, 10:14 am

Cactusflower wrote:B.C. already gets most of its fuel from WA state anyway. As soon as we reverse the flow of oil from the pipeline that goes from north-east B.C. to Alberta and start shipping it to B.C.'s refineries instead, we no longer need Alberta's fuel.


You do realize that BC only produces 1.6% of Canadian oil annually?

In BC we only produced 1,132,031 M3 or 7,120,475 bbl last year which considering our provinces population and heavy reliance on other resources such as Fishing, Lumber, Mining, and Farming we will either have to shut those industries down completely since we will not have enough BC drilled oil or continue importing oil from Alberta and Saskatchewan.
Yes we (Canada) ship oil to the USA, as a country we produce more than we use, so why not sell it for a profit? Its one of those perks of having the 3rd largest Oil reserves on the planet.

http://www.nrcan.gc.ca/energy/facts/crude-oil/20064#L6
https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/indu ... statistics
https://www.bcogc.ca/node/14704/download

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Re: Boycot WestJet! Boycot Alberta beef!

Postby Cactusflower » Feb 20th, 2018, 10:41 am

Jhunter199 wrote:
Cactusflower wrote:B.C. already gets most of its fuel from WA state anyway. As soon as we reverse the flow of oil from the pipeline that goes from north-east B.C. to Alberta and start shipping it to B.C.'s refineries instead, we no longer need Alberta's fuel.


You do realize that BC only produces 1.6% of Canadian oil annually?

In BC we only produced 1,132,031 M3 or 7,120,475 bbl last year which considering our provinces population and heavy reliance on other resources such as Fishing, Lumber, Mining, and Farming we will either have to shut those industries down completely since we will not have enough BC drilled oil or continue importing oil from Alberta and Saskatchewan.
Yes we (Canada) ship oil to the USA, as a country we produce more than we use, so why not sell it for a profit? Its one of those perks of having the 3rd largest Oil reserves on the planet.

http://www.nrcan.gc.ca/energy/facts/crude-oil/20064#L6
https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/indu ... statistics
https://www.bcogc.ca/node/14704/download


Most interesting and informative links, but so far I've only had time to briefly scan them. Can't download the 2nd one, unfortunately. Thank you, and I'll get back to you when I've read them in their entirety.

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Re: Boycot WestJet! Boycot Alberta beef!

Postby alanjh595 » Feb 20th, 2018, 10:43 am

All 3 links work just fine.
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Re: Boycot WestJet! Boycot Alberta beef!

Postby rustled » Feb 20th, 2018, 1:12 pm

alanjh595 wrote:All 3 links work just fine.

The links are fine, but she might not be able to download and open the spreadsheets (on the second link) with whatever device she's using.
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Re: Boycot WestJet! Boycot Alberta beef!

Postby The Green Barbarian » Feb 20th, 2018, 2:07 pm

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