State officials, energy giant insist new route skirts sensitive Sandhills region, but environmentalists say it doesn’t, insisting a state aquifer remains at risk.
Alberta, Quebec have agreed to explore the benefits of pumping oil sands crude to Quebec.
Project includes a 91-centimetre pipeline between Edmonton and Hardisty, Alta. to meet growing demand.
New $1 billion company capable of snapping up oil assets that neither had heft to do on their own.
TransCanada is confident the super-pipeline will get green-light.
No need to panic, thirst for Canadian oil will not likely be quenched.
Pipeline was shut down last week over safety concerns.
Enbridge says it will install five overlapping leak detection systems on the twin pipelines.
BC and Alberta premiers resume pipeline talks, but claim to have very little progress.
Carruthers concedes Northern Gateway’s controversial, but it will also provide long-term benefits to the nation’s growth.
Three spills since May have leaked more than four million litres of oil in Alberta.
Canadian pipeline firm awaits approval for two other sections of the 780 kilometre pipeline.
Pipeline giant says it has support to build five new lines across the US and Canada.
The NEB is launching a plan to make working in the oil and natural gas sector safer, and to hold companies more accountable for how they manage their operations, particularly when it comes to protecting the environment.
While activity in northeast Alberta may not be as red-hot as a few years ago, the oil sands will remain an important source of business for Canadian manufacturers and suppliers.