The feds will take over construction, likely in August, with a view to eventually selling the whole thing down the road.
Financial discussions continue, but he also says there is nothing yet to say publicly.
Arrested in March protesting the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion in Burnaby, BC.
Issues such as pharmacare and legalization are moot without wealth flowing from expanded pipeline: Hoffman.
Morneau’s promise to cover construction overruns caused by political interference pushed him into opposition.
Discussions are ongoing with the Trans Mountain pipeline company but “not yet in alignment.”
Canadian oil producers will lose $15.8 billion in revenue this year.
Government is willing to “provide indemnity” to any investors to ensure the project proceeds.
Says up to the courts to determine what’s constitutional when it comes to expansion of a pipeline.
Will squeeze supply if BC continues to frustrate construction of the pipeline expansion.
Wants Liberal government should withhold sending federal infrastructure money to BC.
Proposes shareholders ask Kinder Morgan for an annual sustainability analysis of short- and long-term risks, plus mitigation plans.
Has voiced its support for Alberta in the dispute with British Columbia.
Canadian Taxpayers Federation wants intervener status to fight the federal carbon tax in Saskatchewan.
Justice minister says government is defending federal jurisdiction over interprovincial pipelines.