When it comes to the oil and gas industry it might surprise you to know it is present in 11 of the country’s 12 provinces and territories. Alberta, Saskatchewan and Atlantic Canada are the top three producing regions.
When it comes to the East Coast, the economic benefits to the region are in the $40-50 billion range. About 6-thousand people work in the industry’s five major projects.
(Source: OGM-June 13, 2014)