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OPEC: Oil will be world's No. 1 energy source for decades

As the world's nations prepare to gather for another climate summit next month in Glasgow, the OPEC oil cartel is reminding that, in their view, crude will continue to be the leading source of energy for decades, especially as the world's less-wealthy countries seek higher growth and standards of living.

From left, Emirati Energy and Infrastructure Minister Suhail al-Mazrouei, Qatar's Minister of State for Energy Affairs Saad Sherida al-Kaabi and OPEC Secretary-General Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo sit on stage during the Gastech 2021 conference in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021. (AP Photo/Jon Gambrell)

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OPEC: Oil will be world's No. 1 energy source for decades

As the world's nations prepare to gather for another climate summit next month in Glasgow, the OPEC oil cartel is reminding that, in their view, crude will continue to be the leading source of energy for decades, especially as the world's less-wealthy countries seek higher growth and standards of living.

From left, Emirati Energy and Infrastructure Minister Suhail al-Mazrouei, Qatar's Minister of State for Energy Affairs Saad Sherida al-Kaabi and OPEC Secretary-General Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo sit on stage during the Gastech 2021 conference in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021. (AP Photo/Jon Gambrell)

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OPINION | Don Martin: Jason Kenney's political fate is in the ICU - and failing fast

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney is confronting a full-throated justification for a pink slip thanks to his chronic tone-deafness during the pandemic, incredulously topped off by taking a two-week vacation in Europe this month as Albertans were dying from the consequences of his policies, writes Don Martin in his exclusive column for CTVNews.ca.

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney answers questions at a news conference where the provincial government announced new restrictions because of the surging COVID cases in the province, in Calgary, Alta., Friday, Sept. 3, 2021.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Todd Korol

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