CuriosityCat: First Nations and the Development of our Energy Resources: Some Principles

New Principles for Energy Industry This post touches on the duty to consult, the impact of recent court decisions on the cumulative effect of energy resource development on claims of First Nations, the linkage of First Nations claims under our Constitution to the harm that might happen to their rights under global warming, developments in ...

CuriosityCat: Enbridge, the Storyteller & The Breaking of the Social Contract

Enbridge’s Al Monaco – The Storyteller Just read Nathan Vanderklippe’s interview with Al Monaco, CEO of Enbridge Inc., in Saturday’s Globe & Mail. Extracts from the interview: Al Monaco pauses, for a moment, to apologize. “Do you mind,” he says, “if I spend a minute on this?” He jumps out of his seat, swings open ...