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November 6, 2018  

CSIS says federal pipeline purchase seen as ‘betrayal’ by many opponents

Spy agency’s heavily censored brief highlights a renewed sense of indignation among protesters.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
November 5, 2018  

New Trans Mountain pipeline review doomed to fail: Vancouver mayor elect

Too rushed, including a week-long window for Indigenous groups and others to apply to participate.

News Government Oil & Gas General
October 30, 2018  

Trans Mountain, pipelines dominate opening of Alberta legislature sitting

Opposition United Conservative Leader Jason Kenney accused Premier Rachel Notley’s government of failing Alberta.

News Energy Oil & Gas General
October 17, 2018  

Kinder Morgan posts $1.35B Q3 income on Trans Mountain sale

Oil firm sold its Trans Mountain assets to Ottawa for $4.5 billion in a deal that closed Aug. 31.

News Oil & Gas General
October 4, 2018  

BC files to be intervener in new National Energy Board hearings on Trans Mountain

BC concerned 22-week time frame for the reconsideration isn’t long enough to accommodate a thorough review that allows Indigenous groups to fully participate.

Insight Government Manufacturing General
September 26, 2018  

Trade, deficit reduction and tax reform critical as recession looms

The federal government must act quickly on three fronts if it is to head off economic disaster.

News Oil & Gas General
September 26, 2018  

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.

News Government Oil & Gas General
September 25, 2018  

Washington wants Canada to improve spill plan for U.S. spur of Trans Mountain

When feds purchased Trans Mountain, they also bought the Puget Sound line, which carries Alberta oil to four Washington refineries.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
September 24, 2018  

Trans Mountain expansion may go forward if shipping terminal moved: Bellegarde

Says many Indigenous communities believe in the need to diversify export markets for Canadian resources.

News Government Oil & Gas General
September 18, 2018  

Ottawa looks at having retired judge help guide renewed Trans Mountain review process

Feds want to have the pipeline’s fate decided within the next six to eight months.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
September 5, 2018  

Trudeau says he won’t use ‘tricks’ to ram through pipeline

…But he says an appeal is one of many options under consideration.

News Oil & Gas General
September 5, 2018  

Suncor won’t approve more oil production expansions until pipeline progress: CEO

Judicial rulings affecting Keystone XL and Trans Mountain pipeline creating uncertainty.

News General
September 4, 2018  

Natural Resources committee meeting today to talk about pipeline decision [UPDATED]

Committee could attempt to bring federal ministers to task for Trans Mountain quagmire.

News Oil & Gas General
September 4, 2018  

Trans Mountain expansion could be delayed for years by court decision: experts

Highly improbable feds and NEB will be able to complete reviews before 2019 election.

News Government Oil & Gas General
August 30, 2018  

Federal Court of Appeal quashes approval of Trans Mountain pipeline expansion

NEB will have to redo project review; feds will have to redo part of consultations with Indigenous groups.

News Government Oil & Gas General
July 23, 2018  

Ottawa fails to secure new buyer for Trans Mountain pipeline by deadline

Feds set to become official owner of project.

News Oil & Gas General
July 10, 2018  

Alberta likely to take equity stake in Trans Mountain pipeline: premier

Premier Rachel Notley said of the possibility: “I think there’s a good possibility … but I honestly can’t get into much more detail on it until all the final decisions are made.”

News General
July 5, 2018  

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.

News Construction Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
July 4, 2018  

Trans Mountain outlines construction plans for Alberta, BC

Work will include development of the Westridge Marine Terminal tunnel portal at Burnaby Mountain.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
June 18, 2018  

Indigenous protesters in Washington declare Trans Mountain won’t be built

Whales among key concerns, their sonar already disrupted by existing vessel traffic.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
June 13, 2018  

Strained US Canada relationship backs arguments for pipeline, say Liberals

Current trade troubles points to the nee for a more diverse market of energy.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas General
June 11, 2018  

Spill at Trans Mountain station larger than BC government first reported

Spill volume reported from company’s Darfield station north of Kamloops on May 27 revised to 4,800 litres from 100 litres.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas General
June 11, 2018  

CPP Investment Board approached about Trans Mountain, CEO says no decision yet

Morneau predicted Trudeau government will have no difficulty selling Trans Mountain pipeline; after uncertainty about its future is resolved.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
June 6, 2018  

Trans Mountain deal fails to change Suncor position on Canadian competitiveness

Energy company is ramping up production of its Fort Hills oil sands mine, but has approved no other major growth projects in northern Alberta.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas General
June 5, 2018  

Trudeau to talk Trans Mountain pipeline with Indigenous leaders in B.C.

Possible interest from First Nation in pipeline stake.

Insight Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
June 4, 2018  

Why build a pipeline if we prohibit oil tanker traffic?

Bill C-48 would indefinitely ban most oil tankers loading or unloading anywhere on the BC north coast.

News Energy Oil & Gas General
June 4, 2018  

Trans Mountain protests continue, environment minister says it’s time to move on

Rallies held across country, opposition not backing down.

News Energy Oil & Gas General
June 4, 2018  

Key Kinder Morgan executives offered $1.5 million retention bonuses

Payments conditional on continued employment; stiff opposition from NDP, Conservatives.

News Energy Oil & Gas General
May 30, 2018  

Deal by Kinder Morgan Canada to sell Trans Mountain welcomed with misgivings

Reaction from oil firms to news of feds’ acquisition a mixed-bag.

News Energy Oil & Gas General
May 29, 2018  

Federal government spending $4.5B to buy Trans Mountain pipeline, B.C. terminal

The feds will take over construction, likely in August, with a view to eventually selling the whole thing down the road.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
May 28, 2018  

Trudeau mum on pipeline even as May 31 deadline looms

Financial discussions continue, but he also says there is nothing yet to say publicly.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
May 28, 2018  

Green leader Elizabeth May gets $1,500 fine for contempt in pipeline arrest

Arrested in March protesting the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion in Burnaby, BC.