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News Energy Government Manufacturing General
March 5, 2020  

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.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
February 27, 2020  

Meeting back on with federal, BC governments: Wet’suwet’en chief

Nationwide rail and road blockades support Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs who oppose a natural gas pipeline project cutting across their territory.

News Oil & Gas General
February 20, 2020  

Chiefs want RCMP, pipeline firm to leave before meeting with government

Hereditary chiefs have communicated their terms to Carolyn Bennett, the minister responsible for Crown-Indigenous relations.

News Oil & Gas General
February 20, 2020  

Higher costs should kill Trans Mountain pipeline: Bloc, NDP, Greens

A Nanos survey shows respondents are increasingly uncomfortable spending public money to continue the project.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
February 19, 2020  

PM urges patience, promises reconciliation in face of pipeline blockades

Several First Nations leaders agree the dispute speaks to broader – and long-standing – concerns from Indigenous communities.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
February 11, 2020  

Pipeline protesters expect long term change as awareness grows

Traffic blocked, nearly 60 people were arrested for obstructing busy ports in Vancouver and in nearby Delta.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
February 10, 2020  

Liberals face heat as cost of Trans Mountain expansion hits $12.6B

$2.5 billion already spent, leaving an additional $8.4 billion needed to complete work, plus $1.7 billion of carrying costs.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
February 5, 2020  

Kenney lauds Trudeau after latest Trans Mountain court ruling

Federal Court of Appeal’s three judges unanimously rule to dismiss four challenges by First Nations in BC.

News Oil & Gas General
February 4, 2020  

Federal Court of Appeal to release Trans Mountain decision

Four BC First Nations filed challenges after the federal government approved the project a second time last June.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
January 31, 2020  

New talks planned over disputed gas pipeline in northern BC

Wet’suwet’en say they have agreed to the discussions in an effort to de-escalate the dispute over the Coastal GasLink pipeline.

News Oil & Gas General
January 30, 2020  

Former UN committee member defends stance on LNG pipeline in BC

Committee called for three major resource projects in BC to be halted until free, prior and informed consent of all affected Indigenous groups was granted.

News Energy General
January 17, 2020  

Supreme Court dismisses BC’s appeal in Trans Mountain pipeline case

Decision removes one of the remaining obstacles for the pipeline expansion.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
January 14, 2020  

LNG pipeline will proceed despite protests: Horgan

Courts have ruled in favour of the project, the rule of law will apply.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas General
January 13, 2020  

BC human rights commissioner asks Canadian government to halt pipeline project

Believes Canada is shirking its obligations as a signatory to the UN Committee for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.

News Construction Energy Manufacturing General
January 8, 2020  

Work delay possible, Coastal GasLink seeks meeting over pipeline dispute

Company believes “dialogue is preferable to confrontation” and will delay workers returning to the work site.

News Government Oil & Gas General
December 19, 2019  

Indigenous opposition to pipeline shouldn’t outweigh others: Provinces

Court heard from four Indigenous groups from British Columbia on Trans Mountain.

News Government Oil & Gas General
December 16, 2019  

First Nation alleges Ottawa withheld info during Trans Mountain consultation

Indigenous groups arguing in the court the Canadian government predetermined the outcome before its latest approval of the Trans Mountain pipeline.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 26, 2019  

Kenney, Freeland meet in Edmonton to find common ground

Alberta premier wants a firm guarantee on completion of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion by a fixed date.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
November 25, 2019  

Feds won’t explain how pipeline expansion will raise $500M in tax revenue [UPDATED]

Cited by the government when it approved the project a second time last June.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
November 19, 2019  

Trans Mountain received $320M in government subsidies: report

Money included direct subsidies and indirect subsidies that were not clearly disclosed to taxpayer.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
November 5, 2019  

Saskatchewan an intervener in First Nations TMX project appeal

Supporting the federal government, arguing that the expansion project was properly approved.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
October 31, 2019  

Keystone pipeline shut down to investigate potential ND oil leak

Some wetlands appear to have been affected, but not any sources of drinking water.

News Manufacturing General
October 25, 2019  

Bloc’s Blanchet prepared to work with Liberals despite pipeline talk

Not closing the door to discussions with any party because they don’t agree on all issues.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General
October 24, 2019  

Trudeau’s post election priorities are climate and pipeline

Going ahead with the controversial Trans Mountain pipeline from the Alberta oil sands to the Pacific Coast.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
September 12, 2019  

Trans Mountain hampered by hearings, permits, court action: report

Stand.earth says the pipeline extension project is unlikely to be completed the within a planned three-year timeline.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
September 4, 2019  

Federal Court of Appeal to rule on letting pipeline challenges proceed

Environment groups say there are not adequate protections for endangered marine species that will be affected by tanker traffic.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
August 26, 2019  

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.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
August 21, 2019  

Trans Mountain tells contractors to get ready for pipeline restart

They have 30 days to hire workers, prepare detailed construction plans and mobilize equipment.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
August 21, 2019  

Alberta oil curtailment extended to late 2020 as pipeline delays persist

Enbridge’s Line 3 Replacement project to the US Midwestis held up by permitting issues and legal wrangling in Minnesota.

News Energy Oil & Gas General
August 8, 2019  

Enbridge says gap opens beneath Great Lakes oil pipeline

Canadian company said the opening between the pipe and the bottom of the Straits of Mackinac poses “no safety or integrity risk.”

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
August 8, 2019  

Enbridge says gap opens beneath Great Lakes oil pipeline

Opening between the pipe and the bottom of the Straits of Mackinac poses “no safety or integrity risk.”

News Oil & Gas General
July 25, 2019  

Indigenous pipeline bidder launches ‘listening tour’ along Trans Mountain route

Former chief proposing ownership of at least 51% of the federal government-owned pipeline be shared among all participating Indigenous communities in B.C., Alberta and Saskatchewan.