More confrontations without Indigenous consent for pipelines
Negotiator warns Trans Mountain expansion could run into opposition if it proceeds against the wishes of some communities it passes through.
Suncor asks NEB to end Enbridge open season on Mainline pipeline
Largest oil and gas produce demands call for contracts be halted before it wraps up in October.
Appeal of NEB pipeline jurisdiction decision ‘highly probable’: BC activist
Coastal GasLink is a 670-kilometre conduit currently under construction.
Shovels could be in ground on pipeline by September: TMX CEO
Following one-year delay, oil could be flowing in new segments of the pipeline by mid-2022.
Southern Alberta city pulls plug on $13M solar power project
Small and unreliable contribution to the community’s power needs didn’t justify the cost.
Ottawa extends deadline for Trans Mountain decision to June 18
New deadline will give the government more time to complete its consultations with Indigenous groups.
More oil to market in Canada requires more pipelines: NEB
Report says moving more oil by rail is also not a “perfect substitute” because doing so is more expensive and complex.
‘Can be justified:’ Regulator gives conditional OK to Trans Mountain expansion
NEB says economic benefits outweigh environmental concerns.
Anti-pipeliners want NEB to consider emissions, climate change impact
Spokesman says the federal government has never done a proper climate review of the Trans Mountain project.
Groups preparing new Trans Mountain legal challenge, argue government’s mind made up
Trudeau has said many times the pipeline is going to be built.
Regulator schedules hearings for BC LNG natural gas pipeline challenge
The NEB hearings will consider only the question of whether the British Columbia Oil and Gas Commission had jurisdiction to issue approvals for the project.
New NB premier hopes to bring Energy East pipeline back from the dead
Blaine Higgs said he discussed Energy East two weeks ago with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
B.C. chief tells Trans Mountain hearings his people are responsible for their land
The new hearings are being held after the Federal Court of Appeal quashed the original approval for the expansion.
Crude by rail exports rose to a record 269,829 bpd in September: NEB
Price discounts are costing the Canadian economy as much as $80 million per day.
NEB energy forecast calls for more clean power and more oil output by 2040
Total Canadian electricity generation will increase by about 12 per cent from 2017 to 2040.
NEB agrees to consider LNG Canada pipeline jurisdictional challenge
Accepting submissions until Oct. 29 on whether the 670-kilometre pipeline should be considered a federal project.
Trans Mountain CEO says pipe construction could restart in 2019 on NEB timeline [UPDATED]
One critic says approval process is tainted by the fact that the government insists the project it now owns will be built no matter what.
Trudeau says he won’t use ‘tricks’ to ram through pipeline
…But he says an appeal is one of many options under consideration.
BC regulator fines Kinder Morgan $920 for Water Sustainability Act violations
One ticket for non-compliance in the use of fish spawning deterrents and three related to water volume reporting.
Northern BC gas pipeline to supply LNG industry wins NEB approval
Allows TransCanada to construct most of its North Montney Mainline project for about $1.4 billion.
First Nation leader pitches sustainability to pipeline investors
Proposes shareholders ask Kinder Morgan for an annual sustainability analysis of short- and long-term risks, plus mitigation plans.
Alberta gets ‘definitive victory’ on Trans Mountain appeal in federal court
Federal Court of Appeal dismissed BC government’s bid to challenge a NEB ruling allowing Kinder Morgan to bypass local bylaws during construction.
National Energy Board issues new approvals for Trans Mountain pipeline
Encouraged Burnaby to collaborate with Trans Mountain to resolve concerns with the pipeline’s location.
TransCanada going ahead with $2.4 billion expansion of NGTL system
Expansion will include 375 kilometres of large diameter pipeline, compression facilities, meter stations.
UK demand fuels 46% rise in exports of Canadian wood pellets: NEB
Canadian industry has grown by 73% over the past four years: about 65% of the pellets are produced in BC.
Burnaby demands Saskatchewan justice minister retract pipeline comments
BC city says its proceeding with the Trans Mountain pipeline process in good faith.
NEB warns Trans Mountain pipeline builder to stop installing anti-spawning mats
Plastic fencing laid on the bottom of some sections of five streams are prepping for pipeline construction.
Another blow to pipeline projects in Canada
NEB to judge projects based on greenhouse gas emissions upstream and downstream.
Energy East pause puts Liberal argument on environment and pipelines in question
TransCanada gauging impact of NEB requirement to assess greenhouse gas emissions created from oil extraction to end use.
NB, Sask. premiers, Alberta minister blast NEB’s handling of Energy East
Energy development on hold after the regulator decides to consider so-called upstream and downstream emissions.
Canada’s electricity exports rise, revenues decline in 2016
Decline attributed to lower US wholesale prices in the destination markets.
Moving National Energy Board to Ottawa would be “dumb,” Notley says
Alberta premier thinks it makes more sense to locate the regulator in Calgary where it would have a full understanding of the industry.