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Alberta’s number game

Despite parliamentary debate on the oil sands elsewhere, Alberta sticks to its crude 'magic number' approach

Finally, a long-awaited parliamentary debate has taken place, and a vote has been held on whether or not oil development in the Alberta tar sands is worth its large environmental footprint— in Norway. That's right, the Norwegian parliament had the debate, not our Canadian parliament (nor our Alberta legislature, for that matter).