1 CAD = 0.802969 USD(6:00 am, October 19,2017)

BNN has stopped providing interest rate numbers, and in the past 3 days the Loonie value in US dollars. To a non- finance person, interest rate and Canada/US dollar amounts are the most important barometers of our Western economies. Gold and oil prices are still given: The fluctuating value of gold usually indicates interest rate … More 1 CAD = 0.802969 USD(6:00 am, October 19,2017)

One More Lie

“Cash Flowed to Clinton Foundation Amid Russian Uranium Deal By JO BECKER and MIKE McINTIRE APRIL 23, 2015″   On March 3, 2017, I copied the headline above published by the New york Times because it indicates that President Trump has been aware of suspicions surrounding Ms. Clinton’s dealings with Russia and uranium for some … More One More Lie

Nuclear Energy

On January 11, 2016 we marked the one-year anniversary of your Government’s announcement to operate the Pickering Nuclear facility to 2024. This will allow the facility to provide low-cost electricity to the people of Ontario with numerous benefits both in the Durham/Pickering Region and across Ontario. Pickering provides: Reliable power to 1.5 Million Homes a … More Nuclear Energy

America, Europe, the Pacific and Energy

Consternation about America’s, President Trump’s sympathies for  Russia and Mr. Putin never includes mention of Russia’s and America’s cordial relationship in outer space. And though history means nothing in this age of math, science, surveys and unplagerized copy-cat online news headers,  before the 1917 Russian revolution Russia and the U.S.’s relationship seemed more in line … More America, Europe, the Pacific and Energy

I just noticed that the post about Mr. George and Pen West that I wrote in August 2014 was viewed a couple of times this May 2016. For me its importance was that it was about the man who eliminated Canada’s crown corporation Petro Canada by purchasing it for Suncor. Part of the deal was for … More

Alberta Tar Sands

Today is November 11, 2015 Last week the United States finally confirmed that it would not allow Canada’s pipeline company to build an oil pipeline from Canada through to the southern U.S.A. to transport Alberta Tar Sands oil , and even I felt that this might limit Canadian exports of oil, its largest commodity. Well … More Alberta Tar Sands