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.
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.
Trans Mountain, pipelines dominate opening of Alberta legislature sitting
Opposition United Conservative Leader Jason Kenney accused Premier Rachel Notley’s government of failing Alberta.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Trudeau says he won’t use ‘tricks’ to ram through pipeline
…But he says an appeal is one of many options under consideration.
Suncor won’t approve more oil production expansions until pipeline progress: CEO
Judicial rulings affecting Keystone XL and Trans Mountain pipeline creating uncertainty.
Natural Resources committee meeting today to talk about pipeline decision [UPDATED]
Committee could attempt to bring federal ministers to task for Trans Mountain quagmire.
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.
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.
Ottawa fails to secure new buyer for Trans Mountain pipeline by deadline
Feds set to become official owner of project.
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.”
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.
Trans Mountain outlines construction plans for Alberta, BC
Work will include development of the Westridge Marine Terminal tunnel portal at Burnaby Mountain.
Indigenous protesters in Washington declare Trans Mountain won’t be built
Whales among key concerns, their sonar already disrupted by existing vessel traffic.
Strained US Canada relationship backs arguments for pipeline, say Liberals
Current trade troubles points to the nee for a more diverse market of energy.
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.
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.
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.
Trudeau to talk Trans Mountain pipeline with Indigenous leaders in B.C.
Possible interest from First Nation in pipeline stake.
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.
Trans Mountain protests continue, environment minister says it’s time to move on
Rallies held across country, opposition not backing down.
Key Kinder Morgan executives offered $1.5 million retention bonuses
Payments conditional on continued employment; stiff opposition from NDP, Conservatives.
Deal by Kinder Morgan Canada to sell Trans Mountain welcomed with misgivings
Reaction from oil firms to news of feds’ acquisition a mixed-bag.
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.
Trudeau mum on pipeline even as May 31 deadline looms
Financial discussions continue, but he also says there is nothing yet to say publicly.
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.