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B.C. rejects Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline proposal – CBC News

B.C. rejects Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline proposal – British Columbia – CBC News.

The B.C. government has rejected a proposal for the Northern Gateway pipeline project, saying it fails to address the province’s environmental concerns.

The province made the announcement in its final written submission to the Northern Gateway Pipeline Joint Review Panel. “British [...]

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COC: Enbridge asks NEB to keep pipeline safety issues secret

[13-May-13] Enbridge asks NEB to keep pipeline safety issues secret.

 

“…Eighteen months after being ordered to correct important safety issues with its oil and gas pipelines, Enbridge has finally filed a plan with the National Energy Board (NEB) as to how and when it will come into compliance with the NEB’s regulations. The company [...]

Freshwater research facility ELA to be transferred by Harper government to institute funded by Suncor, Enbridge

NEWS: Freshwater research facility to be transferred by Harper government to institute funded by Suncor, Enbridge.

NEWS: Freshwater research facility to be transferred by Harper government to institute funded by Suncor, Enbridge By Brent Patterson, Thursday, November 15th, 2012 More Sharing ServicesShare Print

 

The Globe and Mail reports, “The federal Conservative government is attempting [...]

Reflections on the ‘no pipelines, no tankers’ tour

Reflections on the ‘no pipelines, no tankers’ tour.

[inspiring words from the West Coast...]

Maude Barlow: “Hallowe’en afternoon and I am on my way home from a ten-day visit to Alberta and British Columbia that included a fabulous rally against new or expanded oil and gas pipelines, a visit to stand in solidarity with the [...]

Environmental Groups Sue Canada Over Northern Gateway Pipeline

Environmental Groups Sue Canada Over Northern Gateway Pipeline | Common Dreams.

anadian environmental groups joined together on Tuesday to sue the Canadian government over what they say is a failure to make good on legal obligations to protect endangered species by pursuing the proposed Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline project.

Humpback whale breaches near the [...]

Have your say on Northern Gateway and Canada’s energy future | David Suzuki

Have your say on Northern Gateway and Canada’s energy future | David Suzuki Foundation.

Have your say on Northern Gateway and Canada’s energy future

The deadline for public comment is August 31, 2012.

Will we further our dependence on climate-altering fossil fuels? Will we risk oil spills and the health of communities for [...]

Likely BC NDP premier set to oppose Northern Gateway, CETA, health care cuts, Prosperity Mine

NEWS: Likely BC NDP premier set to oppose Northern Gateway, CETA, health care cuts, Prosperity Mine.  (and more potential resistance to Enbridge…)

Postmedia News reports, “B.C. New Democratic Party leader Adrian Dix is predicting a ‘businesslike’ relationship with Prime Minister Stephen Harper should he win next spring’s provincial election even though he’s investigating ways to [...]

Enbridge Canada-U.S. Pipeline Closed After Crash

Enbridge Canada-U.S. Pipeline Closed After Crash.

Enbridge shut down a pipeline running from Canada to the United States after a fatal two-vehicle crash southwest of Chicago.

Two vehicles plowed through a fence around a pumping station in New Lenox County, Ill. just after 2 a.m. Saturday, causing a massive explosion and fireball, according to local [...]

ALERT: No to Keystone XL,

ACTION ALERT: End the Zombie Pipeline: No to Keystone XL

Here’s one of the many petitions and actions today to US Senators -this is from 350.org, and Bill McKibben.  Some of the petitions (like Change.org) have been overwhelmed, but it’s important to add your voice.

The Council of Canadians is part of the movement opposing [...]

OHS STATEMENT RE ENBRIDGE NORTHERN GATEWAY PROJECT REVIEW

(The full statement may also be downloaded from Position Papers)

STATEMENT RE ENBRIDGE NORTHERN GATEWAY PROJECT REVIEW

“Humanism ventures to build a world on the idea of the free person responsible to society, and recognises our dependence on and responsibility for the natural world.”   Amsterdam Declaration of the World Humanist Congress, International Humanist and Ethical Union [...]

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