Geoff Dembicki is an investigative climate journalist based in New York City. He is author of The Petroleum Papers and Are We Screwed?
More evidence the company’s net-zero plan is ‘total greenwashing,’ says one disinformation expert.
Danielle Smith said she takes the Alberta Prosperity Project ‘very seriously’ — even as the group boosts conspiratorial claims about Indigenous rights.
The tar sands industry claims publicly it’s ‘aggressively’ reducing emissions, but documents show that a top producer is telling a much less inspiring story to investors.
Ad showing children happily playing near a gas stove is “terrible and misleading,” says Vancouver physician.
Instead the company’s Canadian arm developed a communications plan to make climate solutions like carbon taxes look economically reckless.
The Macdonald Laurier Institute then bragged about pushing a massive tar sands expansion.
The oil and gas industry’s expansion strategy is now being marketed in the language of Indigenous empowerment and net-zero climate action.
‘Fuelling Canada’ is linked to major gas companies that are battling climate regulations.
A program touted as reducing oil and gas emissions is instead funding the Canadian Energy Centre's goals to increase fossil fuel production.
New research shows Canada Proud has an online reach surpassing major media outlets.