Canada’s oil sands are important to the U.S. economy and energy security. Global demand for energy continues to rise. Canada has the third largest oil reserves in the world and 97% of these reserves are in the oil sands. Canada’s oil sands help supply America’s energy needs while also creating American jobs and strengthening our [...]
Increasing America’s use of Canadian crude oil will only slow down progress toward a greener energy economy.
We need all forms of energy. Even with increased development of renewable resources like wind and solar, the U.S. will continue to require oil imports to meet its energy needs, which are predicted to be 21 percent greater in 2035 than in 2009.