Alison Redford, QC, was the 14th premier of Alberta. She introduced an integrated regulatory structure to the province that included the Alberta Energy Regulator. The single regulator directly included environmental regulation, resource conservation, economic development and First Nations consultation in all energy upstream projects in Alberta.    

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I am especially grateful to have the chance to address Ontarians at this critical juncture in global affairs. Parts of Europe are teetering on the brink of collapse. And our biggest trading partner, the United …

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What I learned from Peter Lougheed

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