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Alberta Clipper expansions struggle in Keystone pipeline's shadow

The spotlight on TransCanada Corp’s Keystone XL pipeline has obscured another project that would send more Canadian oil sands petroleum to the United States, but this one too is struggling for traction. 450 more words


Canada aims to ease whale protection as pipeline decision looms

Canada has recommended taking humpback whales off the “threatened” species list, two months before the government is due to decide whether to approve a proposed pipeline that would lead to half a million barrels of oil being shipped through their Pacific marine habitat every year. 538 more words


Cost of oil transported by pipelines up 60% in five years, NEB says

CALGARY • It’s getting more expensive to export a barrel of oil from Canada by pipeline.

Commercial variations of steam-assisted gravity drainage, or SAGD, date to the 1970s. 840 more words


Emboldened Canada pipeline opponents push for referendum

Opponents of Canada’s Northern Gateway pipeline, bolstered by a coastal town’s vote against the project, said on Monday they will now push harder for a provincial referendum they hope would kill Enbridge Inc’s plan to move oil sands crude to Asian markets. 749 more words


Kitimat’s Kafkaesque plebiscite on Northern Gateway

In Franz Kafka’s surreal 1920 novel The Trial, a man known simply as K. finds himself unexpectedly arrested by two unidentified agents for an unspecified crime. 808 more words


First Nations proposes Northern Gateway pipeline alternative following plebiscite setback

TORONTO/CALGARY — As Enbridge Inc. reels from the rejection by residents of Kitimat, B.C. of the Northern Gateway pipeline, a First Nations-led consortium is seeking to build an alternative project that would link Alberta’s oil sands to the British Columbia coast. 781 more words


Northern Gateway plebiscite for Kitimat residents will be influential in pipeline project's outcome

CALGARY • Residents of Kitimat on the Northern Coast of British Columbia are going to the polls Saturday for an unusual vote on the Northern Gateway oil sands pipeline, the climax of an election-style campaign between builder Enbridge Inc., representing Canada’s oil community, and Douglas Channel Watch, representing the environmental lobby. 801 more words