Views of British Columbians Shifting on Northern Gateway

Across the province, 42% of residents support the project—a seven-point jump since February. Vancouver, BC – Opposition to the proposed Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipelines has subsided over the past 10 months in British Columbia, with the province’s residents now being staunchly divided on the project, a new survey from Insights West has found. In the… Read more »

Your Insights on Energy Brands in Alberta

Albertans view energy companies favourably relative to 70+ other companies in Insights West’s Brand Digital Insights model, awarding a 6.6 out of 10 for corporate reputation compared to 6.7 for all other non-energy brands. Suncor and ATCO emerge as the top rated energy brands, while Direct Energy and Enbridge receive the lowest corporate reputation ratings…. Read more »

Half of British Columbians Oppose Northern Gateway

In a purported province-wide referendum, almost half of the province’s residents would say “No” to the project. Vancouver, BC – Public support for the Northern Gateway Pipeline has dropped in British Columbia but remains high in Alberta, a new Insights West poll has found. In the online survey of representative provincial samples, four-in-five British Columbians… Read more »

Your Insights on the Northern Gateway Pipeline

BC and Alberta residents stand at two ends of the spectrum on the Northern Gateway pipeline: the vast majority (75%) of Alberta residents support the pipeline, while in BC, 61% oppose it. Vancouver, BC / Calgary, AB – A recent Insights West online poll surveyed 512 British Columbians and 562 Albertans on Enbridge’s proposed Northern… Read more »

Metro Vancouver Still Divided on Coal Shipping Facility

Two thirds of residents are concerned over the effect coal may have on air quality. Vancouver, BC – There is no consensus in Metro Vancouver on the recently approved coal transport facility at Fraser Surrey Docks, a new Insights West poll has found. In the online survey of a representative sample of Metro Vancouver residents,… Read more »

Half of British Columbians Remain Opposed to Northern Gateway

The public remains divided on the proposed Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain expansion. Vancouver, BC – The views of British Columbians on two proposed pipeline projects have not gone through a massive shift over the past few months, a new Insights West poll has found. In the online survey of a representative provincial sample, 50% of… Read more »