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Trans Mountain targets Anacortes and Cherry Point for Tar Sands export terminals.

Treaty Alliance First Nations Warn That There Will be No New Tar Sands Pipelines

August 11, 2017, Turtle Island – While the British Columbia provincial government yesterday was prohibiting Kinder Morgan from starting work on its Trans Mountain Expansion pipeline and tanker project on public land until First Nations rights are respected, Alberta Premier Rachel Notley was on site celebrating the start of construction of Enbridge’s “Line 3” project, a tar sands pipeline also mired in Indigenous opposition – including from the 150 First Nations and Tribes who have signed the… 626 more words

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The People's Climate March: Edmonton Edition

I haven’t blogged for a long time, but it’s summer and I’m back at it.

This is the talk I gave for the People’s Climate March in Edmonton this spring. 669 more words

Environment

Paddle to Protect: 250-mile Canoe Journey to be held to Stop Tar Sands Pipeline

From August 12th- September 2nd, Indigenous youth will embark on a 250-mile long canoe journey to draw attention to the proposed Tar Sands pipeline Line 3. 288 more words

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There Will Be Spills

My opposition to the TransMountain Pipeline expansion is that it will be redundant sooner rather than later. But if course that is not taken into account by any regulatory process. 804 more words

Transportation

Intensified Global Competition for Resources - Global Mega Trends Part 7

The use of natural resources around the world has increased ten-fold since 1900 and is set to double again by 2030. This is a huge increase with a number of key drivers pushing consumption ever higher. 768 more words

Global Mega Trends