Canada could potentially help lessen EU dependence on autocracy natural gas
For the past 15 years Russia has been the largest source of natural gas for European Union nations
As energy prices rise, Europe remains dependent on imported oil from repressive states
'Two-thirds of the imports into Europe come from countries like Russia and Saudi Arabia'
EU Foreign Oil Imports From Tyrannies and Autocracies: Nearly €3.1 Trillion (CAD$4.6 Trillion) Since 2005
Dependence by EU nations on crude oil sourced from autocracies and tyrannies comes with increased energy security risks
Quebec leads in oil imports from other countries despite Canada’s vast oil reserves
Despite being a world leader in crude oil reserves and production Canada's reliance on foreign oil is significant
The shared industry in North America matters to millions
'If you're in the United States and you care about jobs, you should care about the oil and gas industry'
Enhancing North American energy security: Analyzing the economic impacts of the U.S. oil and gas industry
U.S. oil and gas industry employs 5 million people and contributes billions to the national economy