Alberta Premier Lougheed and Prime Minister Trudeau duel over oil prices, with Energy Minister Lalonde looking on.  June 14, 1980. Glenbow Archives M-8000-624

Glenbow Archives

Defending Alberta's natural resources against Ottawa

NEP was dismantled in 1984 with the election of a new federal government, but it has not been forgotten by Albertans, who retain an ongoing distrust of Ottawa and a conviction that their natural resources are indeed in need of defence.

Alberta Premier Lougheed and Prime Minister Trudeau duel over oil prices, with Energy Minister Lalonde looking on. June 14, 1980. Glenbow Archives M-8000-624

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