Canada’s oil sands are important to the U.S. economy and energy security, helping supply America’s energy needs while also creating American jobs and strengthening our broader economic relationship.
Creating U.S. Jobs & Business Opportunities
Canada’s oil sands help supply America’s energy needs and creates jobs. Research indicates that hundreds of thousands of American jobs will be created as a result of new oil sands development over the next 25 years and that over 1000 American companies are already supplying and benefiting from oil sands development.
Canada's Oil Sands
(PDF | 4MB | November 24, 2011)
The importance of Canada’s oil sands
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 broader economic relationship.
The Canadian oil and gas industry fully recognizes that it must also continuously improve its environmental and social performance.
Handy and credible
CAPP is the voice of Canada’s upstream oil and natural gas industry – representing companies that produce about 90% of Canada’s oil and gas. Our research indicates North Americans want a balanced discussion about energy, the economy and the environment. This pocket book is designed to give you fast, easy access to oil sands information that will help you get in on the discussion.
Electronic copies of this publication are available at no charge to download or view.
About Canada's Oil Sands
(PDF | 8.5MB | Jun 2013)
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