The Hon. Sonya Savage, LLB, LLM
Sonya Savage is the MLA for Calgary North-West and Alberta’s Energy Minister. Sonya has a Masters of Law in Environment and Energy, with a published thesis on the National Energy Board. She has worked in the pipeline sector for the past 12 years and is currently the Sr. Director of Policy and Regulatory Affairs at the Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA), where she handles the large policy files, including regulatory reform, Indigenous reconciliation, legal, environment and climate change. Prior to joining CEPA in 2015, Sonya worked for 9 years at Enbridge where she was responsible for government affairs and public policy. During her time at Enbridge, she worked on numerous pipeline projects, including Northern Gateway, Alberta Clipper and Line 9 pipelines. Prior to Enbridge, Sonya practiced law for 13 years. Sonya has lived in Alberta all her life. She grew up on the family farm east of the city. She’s been an active and well-known member of the conservative movement for over 30 years, since cutting her teeth as the President of the PC Youth in the 1980s.
The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers expects investment in oil and gas will be $25.4 billion this year – up $2 billion from 2019.
Minister of Energy Sonya Savage issued the following statement on the recommendation of the United Nations’ Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination to stop work on major resource projects.
Energy Minister Sonya Savage and Environment and Parks Minister Jason Nixon issued the following statement regarding Alberta’s efforts to gain methane emissions equivalency from the federal government.
Premier Kenney will meet with Prime Minister
Trudeau, and provincial cabinet ministers with
federal counterparts as they press for a fair deal for
Alberta within Canada.
The province has approved Grizzly’s May River oil sands project in order to attract new investment and create jobs for Albertans.
Energy Minister Sonya Savage issued the following
statement regarding the start of Alberta pipeline
construction for the Trans Mountain expansion
Energy Minister Sonya Savage issued the following statement regarding the Canadian segment of Enbridge’s Line 3 replacement project coming into service on Dec. 1.
Minister of Energy Sonya Savage and Minister of
Agriculture and Forestry Devin Dreeshen issued the
following statement calling for Prime Minister Trudeau to
immediately recall Parliament to urgently address the CN
Introducing the Royalty Guarantee Act is an important step in restoring investor confidence by assuring investors that rules won’t change halfway through the game.