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Oil sands resources

Canadians have questions about oil sands, pipelines and the energy industry in general. We’ve compiled several resources to help provide information from trusted sources. These external resources include more information, videos and articles on the oil sands you can share with your friends, family and networks.

More about energy

Switch energy project

Short, informative video clips that cover a wide variety of energy-related topics - everything from how batteries work to the benefits and risks of fracking.

Switch Energy Lab Videos

More about Canada’s oil sands

Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers

Have the facts about the oil sands close at hand – download the app, but don’t forget to check out the detailed website.

The Facts on Oil Sands – app

Oil Sands Today

More about pipelines

Canadian Energy Pipeline Association

“If laid end-to-end, there are enough underground natural gas and liquids pipelines in Canada to circle the Earth at the equator 20 times.” That’s just one pipeline fact found in this 13-page booklet.

About pipelines. Our energy connections

The Canadian Chamber of Commerce

Five things to consider as part of the discussion about moving oil by tanker, including this point: “B.C. and Canada deserve the world’s best oil spill prevention and response system.”

Moving oil by water: Five facts every British Columbian needs to know

The Canadian Chamber of Commerce

“The lack of market access has cost Canada as much as $50 million a day.” That’s the opening sentence in this infographic about exporting oil to Asia.

Canadian oil and gas – The U.S. needs less. Asia needs more

Natural Resources Canada

Ever wonder what causes pipeline failures? Or how oil pipeline leaks are cleaned up? What about the role of Aboriginal communities in the construction process of pipelines? Natural Resource Canada shares the answers to these questions and more.

Frequently Asked Questions Concerning Federally-Regulated Petroleum Pipelines in Canada