Report POILIEVRE'S GREATEST HITS in Federal Politics Posted October 12 1 hour ago, ExFlyer said: Also, if Ottawa didn't build pipelines and support Alberta oil sands, Alberta would just be a bloated wasteland. Ottawa killed the Energy East pipeline project. They also killed the Northern Gateway Pipeline project to the B.C. coast. Canada could have been shipping natural gas to Europe and other places but Ottawa drags its feet and doesn't help. Alberta and Canada could have been making a lot more money if Ottawa didn't get in the way.