Record Canadian oil exports test Trudeau's enviromarxist ambitions
Bloomberg: 'Canada is becoming more reliant on the fossil-fuel sector, even as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau seeks to strengthen the country’s policies on climate change.
'Oil, natural gas, coal and refined petroleum exports hit a one-month record of C$17.4 billion ($13.6 billion) in March, according to data released Wednesday by Statistics Canada. Shipments totaled about C$150 billion over the past 12 months -- also a record.
'As a share of total merchandise exports, the fossil-fuel industry represented 27.4% of shipments in March -- matching the all-time high set under former Prime Minister Stephen Harper in 2014. '