Cheaper and cleaner, Canada needs higher ethanol blends

The federal and provincial governments should encourage pump turnover by using tax measures to aggressively depreciate the capital outlay required to update today’s fuel pumps for these modern blends.

New minister: Energy Minister Greg Rickford, pictured in this file photo. Scott Thurlow argues that the federal and provincial governments should encourage pump turnover by using tax measures to aggressively depreciate the capital outlay required to update today’s fuel pumps for modern blends. The Hill Times photograph by Steve Gerecke

By Scott Thurlow

PUBLISHED : Friday, April 4, 2014 9:53 PM

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