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Triple crown : winning Canada's energy future / Jim Prentice with Jean-S├ębastien Rioux.

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  • ISBN: 9781443424912
  • Physical Description: x, 339 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto : HarperCollinsPublishersLtd, 2017.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Part 1. Our resources and our strategic interests. -- Canada's global opportunity: our energy resources and markets -- Canada as a global energy power: the need for national leadership -- A Canadian global strategy: what we need to do -- Part 2. Canada and the United States. -- The continental trap: how Canada unwittingly lost its energy sovereignty -- The Keyston XL debacle: Canada's lesson in realpolitik -- Hydroelectricity and the North American electricity grid: Canada's defining advantage -- Part 3. Canada and the United States. -- Canada's bumpy road from Kyoto to Paris: the dangers of signing international treaties we cannot live up to -- A strategic approach to the environment: how to be a global environmental leader -- Climate change: an action plan that will reassert Canadian leaderhip -- Part 4. Canada's First Nations. -- The Pacific Northwest: why Canada's Coastal First Nations are the key to Canada's Asian gateway -- It's not about the money: a First Nation perspective on jurisdiction, the environment and energy -- Part 5. The Asia Pacific Basin. -- A new proposal for oil exports to Asia: why First Nations must become economic partners -- Part 6. Unfinished business. -- Energy East and the importance of Canada's common market and the Atlantic Basin -- Conclusion: looking confidently toward a better future.
Summary, etc.:
Jim Prentice makes a powerful argument for the inadequacy of current Canadian energy policy and asserts a new and forward-looking vision for converting our nation's vast resources into a secure, prosperous and environmentally responsible future that benefits all Canadians. Completed with his friend and colleague Jean-Seastien Rioux shortly before Prentice's unexpected death in October 2016, this is a heartening and inspiring must-read, and a lasting legacy for a man who did so much for Canada.
Subject: Energy policy > Canada.
Energy policy > Economic aspects > Canada.
Energy industries > Canada.
Energy industries > Economic aspects > Canada.
Power resources > Government policy > Canada.
Power resources > Economic aspects > Canada.
Power resources > Environmental aspects > Canada.
Petroleum industry and trade > Canada.

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