Feb 13, 2014 – News Today

Gore, Redford ‘agree to disagree’ on oilsands, premier says

EDMONTON — Premier Alison Redford said she faced down former U.S. vice-president Al Gore in Switzerland over his views on the impact of the oilsands on climate change, and they agreed to disagree. Redford told reporters Wednesday in her first public appearance since returning from the World Economic Forum in Davos that she used her encounter with Gore at a private session last week to correct myths about the oilsands — and to tell the climate change crusader and other participants about the steps Alberta has taken to address climate change. Read More