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Where are new antibiotics coming from?

While most big pharma companies left the field of antibiotic drug discovery, small companies—mostly backed by academic institutions—are stepping in to drive research and early clinical development in the antibiotics field. 189 more words

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TransCanada says Energy East pipeline will cost more than $12B

CALGARY – It’s looking like the Energy East project is going to get more expensive.

TransCanada Corp. (TSX:TRP), the company planning to build the controversial cross-Canada oil pipeline, had been estimating it would cost $12 billion. 493 more words


Line 9B tests likely done by year-end: Enbridge

CALGARY – Enbridge Inc. says it expects integrity testing on its Line 9B pipeline between southern Ontario and Montreal to wrap up by year-end.

The Calgary-based company (TSX:ENB) had hoped to begin shipping Alberta crude through the line last fall, but the National Energy Board isn’t allowing it to start up yet. 403 more words


Pipeline opponents await Supreme Court decision

VANCOUVER – Opponents of Canada’s big energy projects will soon learn if the country’s highest court will consider an appeal that could drastically alter public participation in National Energy Board reviews. 142 more words


KXL decision will come before Obama goes

WASHINGTON – The White House says a decision will be made on the Keystone XL pipeline while President Barack Obama is still in office, as rumours swirl that the long-delayed project is on the verge of rejection. 416 more words


Banner drop in solidarity with Unis'to'ten Camp

The following was received anonymously:

July 19, Buckley Bay “British Columbia” (K’omoks Territory) some anarchists dropped a banner from an overpass in solidarity with the Unis’to’ten Camp, which is currently facing escalating repression from Chevron and the RCMP. 51 more words

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When Summer Gets Hot Natural Gas Is Cool

You may think of natural gas keeping homes cozy during the Northeast’s frigid winters. But in the heat of the summer did you know that cool air flowing through your home or office is likely thanks to natural gas? 137 more words