SOURCE: The Fraser Institute

The Fraser Institute

July 18, 2016 08:30 ET

Fraser Institute Media Advisory: New Study Quantifying the Cost of Delays in Pipeline Projects Coming Tuesday, July 19

CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - July 18, 2016) - On Tuesday, July 19, the Fraser Institute will release a new study spotlighting the cost of barriers to building oil and gas pipelines to Canada's coastal waters.

The study, The Costs of Pipeline Obstructionism, estimates the loss of industry revenues and government royalties due to lengthy delays of pipeline project approvals.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired at 5:30 a.m. (Eastern) on July 19.

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Contact Information

  • MEDIA CONTACT / STUDY CO-AUTHOR:
    Dr. Kenneth P. Green
    Senior Director, Natural Resource Studies
    Fraser Institute

    For interviews with Dr. Green, please contact:
    Aanand Radia
    Media Relations Specialist
    Fraser Institute
    Tel: (416) 363-6575 Ext. 238
    E-mail: aanand.radia@fraserinstitute.org