Canada, Energy, and the Environment: A Conversation with Jim Prentice
The former Premier of Alberta, Jim Prentice, is now a Visiting Global Fellow with the Wilson Center’s Canada Institute. He’s writing a book with the working title, “Canada, Energy, and the Environment.” Prentice says that when it comes to energy resources, “Canadian governments play checkers, while others play chess.” His thoughts on what Canada needs to do to reach its global energy potential provide the focus for this edition of Wilson Center NOW.
Bound by common geopolitical interests and strong economic and cultural ties, Canada and the United States enjoy the world's most successful bilateral relationship. The Wilson Center's Canada Institute is the only public policy forum in the world dedicated to the full spectrum of Canada-U.S. issues. The Canada Institute is a global leader for policymakers, academics and business leaders to engage in non-partisan, informed dialogue about the current and future state of the relationship. Read more