The Enbridge pipeline is a proposed pipeline route from Bruderheim, Alberta to Kitimat, British Columbia. The twin pipelines would bring diluted bitumen from the Albertan tar sands to the West coast of Canada to be sent across the Pacific Ocean in oil tankers to Asian markets. 1,325 more words
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Blue, brown … what’s in a color?
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In South Portland, where hundreds have packed a city meeting for a vote to block tar sands oil from local pipeline.
By Carey L. Biron, Inter Press Service (Source: RSN)
18 July 14
Newly publicised internal documents suggest that U.S. negotiators are working to permanently block a landmark regulatory proposal in the European Union aimed at addressing climate change, and instead to force European countries to import particularly dirty forms of oil. 1,122 more words
Thursday morning members of the 6 Nations community and their allies interrupted work at a Line 9 construction site to protest the building of the environmentally detrimental pipeline. 36 more words