• Alberta,  Headline

    Quebec is in no hurry to profit from its natural resources will ban shale fracking, limit oil-and-gas exploration

    People in the prairie provinces aren’t too happy with Quebec’s decision to land lock its natural resources, mainly shale fracking and oil and gas explorations. Global reported that The Quebec government will ban fracking for shale gas and impose stricter rules when it comes to the exploration, extraction and storage of oil and gas. “The safety of people, of goods and the protection of the environment is a prerequisite,” said Quebec’s Minister of Natural Resources Pierre Moreau as he unveiled the new measures on Wednesday. Quebec’s move to shut down its oil sector couln’t come at a worst time for the country as Trump’s tariffs are starting to put a…