The Raitt Stuff Episode 38
21 min

Alberta vs. Ottawa: an explainer on the politics and policy behind recent court challenges between the province and the federal government

Sonya Savage, Senior Counsel, BLG and the former Minister of Energy for Alberta, talks to the Hon. Lisa Raitt about the carbon tax, clean electricity regulations and why Alberta is challenging Ottawa’s approach to energy and environment issues in court.

Lisa RaittSonya Savage
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Lisa Raitt, Sonya Savage

The Raitt Stuff Episode 37
15 min

Indigenous loan guarantee programs work and we need more of them

Heather Exner-Pirot, a Special Advisor at the Business Council of Canada and fellow at the Macdonald-Laurier Institute talks to the Hon. Lisa Raitt about the importance of meaningful financial support for the Indigenous community, the success of the Alberta Indigenous loan guarantee program and why it’s time for the federal government to act.

Lisa RaittHeather Exner-Pirot
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Lisa Raitt, Heather Exner-Pirot

The Raitt Stuff Episode 35
18 min

The importance of Indigenous economic reconciliation

Chief Billy Morin, Managing Director, Axxcelus Capital Advisory and the youngest elected Chief in Enoch Cree Nation’s modern history, talks to the Hon. Lisa Raitt about Indigenous economic reconciliation and why the availability of competitive equity is critical to Indigenous nations being able to successfully invest in community infrastructure projects.

Lisa RaittChief Billy Morin
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Lisa Raitt, Chief Billy Morin

The Raitt Stuff Episode 34
23 min

The Viability of Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage: An International Perspective

Ruth Herbert, Chief Executive Officer, Carbon Capture and Storage Association UK, talks to the Hon. Lisa Raitt about the viability of carbon capture and utilization storage technology, the policy challenges facing the UK industry and why she thinks we must embrace this technology if we are to meet international net-zero targets.

Lisa RaittRuth Herbert
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Lisa Raitt, Ruth Herbert