energy

The price of hulled gasoline

Fluctuations in the price of gasoline regularly make the headlines. But why is there so much difference from place to place? Let's take a closer look at the costs related to oil production, such as the price of crude oil, the costs of refining, transportation and retail sales, the profits of intermediaries, not to mention the taxes that apply.

More electric cars on the roads

In early November, the Quebec government announced its transportation electrification project. We want to increase the number of electric vehicles in circulation from 2,000 to 12,500 by 2017.

Energy efficiency in 30 secondary schools

In order to make secondary 2, 3 and 4 students aware of energy consumption issues, 30 classes from as many secondary schools in the province will experience a workshop-conference by the end of December.

Japan to watch Canadian shale gas closely

Canada should provide Japan with privileged access to the gigantic shale gas reserves discovered in the west of the country, according to various Japanese media. Since the 2011 tsunami, Japan has been looking for new sources of energy. Let's take the opportunity to talk about “shale gas”.