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Speech: Remarks by The Honourable Jim Carr, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, on Canada’s Energy Future

Edmonton, Alberta May 31, 2018 Check against delivery Good afternoon everyone. I want to acknowledge that we are gathered on Treaty 6 territory, a traditional meeting ground and home for many First Nations and Métis peoples. This week, our government announced that it has reached a financial agreement with Kinder Morgan to purchase the Trans […]

by pmnationtalk on June 4, 2018189 Views

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Statement: Minister Carr Marks National Forest Week

Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Jim Carr, issued the following statement today, to mark National Forest Week: Every September, Canadians celebrate our shared forest heritage and recognize the importance of this valuable, renewable resource through National Forest Week. This year’s celebration, under the theme “Our Stories, Our Future: Celebrating Canada’s Forests”, will be enjoyed by many […]

by pmnationtalk on September 25, 2017210 Views

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Scouts Plant 750 Trees In Fort McMurray To Reforest Local Park Destroyed By The Wildfire

OTTAWA, Aug. 22, 2017  – A year after the devastating wildfires in Fort McMurray, Scouts Canada youth, Scouters (adult volunteers) and their families will be planting 750 trees in the city’s J. Howard Pew Memorial Park on August 26, 2017, to help reforest the area. “This project was inspired by a group of St. Albert Scouts who are excited about being […]

by pmnationtalk on August 22, 2017303 Views

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Speech – The Honourable Jim Carr, Minister of Natural Resources, delivers the keynote address at the Canada in Conversation event hosted by the Embassy of Canada.

Thank you, Ambassador – and thanks to all of the staff here at the Embassy. I also want to thank our Chinese guests for joining us this evening. We are honoured by your presence. It’s a privilege to be joined on this trip by such an impressive delegation of Canadian business, government and Indigenous leaders.  […]

by pmnationtalk on June 5, 2017210 Views

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Government of Canada Announces Support for Forest Sector Workers and Communities

June 1, 2017 Ottawa Canada’s forest industry sustains hundreds of thousands of good, middle-class jobs in communities across our country. Many families depend on the industry’s continued success and our government continues to fight vigorously to defend the interests of Canadian softwood lumber producers. Today, the Honourable Jim Carr, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, the […]

by pmnationtalk on June 1, 2017317 Views

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Natural Resources Minister Carr says pipeline workers will be kept safe – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Dec 1, 2016  EDMONTON _ Federal Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr has assured business leaders that workers at pipeline construction sites will be kept safe in the event of protests or civil disobedience. Carr was speaking at an Alberta Enterprise Group breakfast in Edmonton on Thursday when he was asked about how the […]

by ahnationtalk on December 2, 2016288 Views

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John Janzen Nature Centre celebrates 40 years of River Valley fun

August 28, 2016 John Janzen Nature Centre, located in the heart of the river valley, first opened its door to the public in 1976. On August 28, 2016, Edmontonians gathered at the Centre to celebrate the past four decades of learning and adventure. Councillor Andrew Knack, alongside Dr. Bob Turner, Edmonton-Whitemud MLA and Don Hussey, […]

by ahnationtalk on August 29, 2016186 Views

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Minister Jim Carr Meets with Alberta’s Business Community

February 5, 2016 The Honourable Jim Carr, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, today discussed challenges and opportunities facing the oil and natural gas industry at an event hosted by the Calgary Chamber of Commerce. Minister Carr heard about the challenges persistent low oil and natural gas prices present to businesses and communities, and he outlined […]

by ahnationtalk on February 5, 2016406 Views

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The FSC Chain of Custody standard: draft released for second consultation

September 01. 2015 The second draft of the Chain of Custody (CoC) Standard (FSC-STD-40-004) is open for consultation from 1 September 2015. This revised draft is accompanied by a discussion paper that proposes a range of options to provide better assurance for FSC transactions between FSC Certificate Holders. The CoC Standard is the main standard […]

by ahnationtalk on September 2, 2015355 Views

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First Nations Forum on Energy: Setting Priorities

Save the Date National Chief Perry Bellegarde announces the: First Nations Forum on Energy: Setting Priorities The First Nations role in Canada’s energy future February 10-11, 2016 Vancouver, BC Fairmont Hotel Vancouver A critical event to help shape a smarter and more responsive economy! Energy options: Renewable and non-renewable Establishing policy clarity on development and […]

by ahnationtalk on August 26, 2015453 Views

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