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Derailment and fires of two oil trains last week, in a remote region of Ontario and a populated West Virginia river shore, have intensified opposition here even as oil refiners step up shipments along waterfronts of Puget Sound population ...
TransCanada, the company pushing the Keystone XL plan, is cooking up some new projects. Watch out.
First: A pipeline
going in the other direction. This one would move oil from North Dakota, where drilling is booming, up to Canada. The ...
Fascism is alive and well in Canada. What else would you expect from a government that sanctions the seal slaughter? Canada likes to think of itself as "good", but it is just as "good" as the US. Both nations place money above all else because ...
has stopped drilling on Burnaby Mountain and began moving out its equipment Friday, according to a company spokeswoman.
An application by Kinder Morgan
to extend an injunction keeping protesters away from two drilling sites ...
If you listen closely, you can hear the sound of desperation in the voice of Alberta Premier Jim Prentice when he talks about the Energy East pipeline
. One doesn't have to concentrate quite as hard to detect the same anxiety in the words of ...
An 11-year-old girl was among those arrested Sunday as a crowd protested survey work by the Texas-based Kinder Morgan
company for a tar sands pipeline
expansion through the Vancouver suburb of Burnaby.
In late October, Canada`s National ...
House lawmakers passed legislation Friday to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline
to bring carbon-intensive tar sands oil from Alberta, Canada, to the Texas Gulf Coast. The Senate is expected to vote this week on a similar pro-Keystone bill ...
The oil-sands industry in Alberta has a problem: It's capable of producing more oil than it can get to market. It has tried building new pipeline
s south into the United States-the famous Keystone XL project-and west to British Columbia. But both ...
In the spring of 2012, about nine years after Melissa Owen and her husband purchased 640 acres of remote Arizona desert that they hoped to turn into a wildlife refuge, a representative from the energy giant Kinder Morgan
knocked on their front ...
Terri Lynn Land and her allies say Gary Peters is profiting from the very pollutant he railed against being piled next to the Detroit River last year -- petroleum coke.
Peters and his supporters say it’s Land and her allies who are ...
Thousands of oil train tankers soon to be deemed obsolete in the United States are unlikely get a second life in Canada's oil sands industry, undercutting a U.S. government forecast that the costly cars will continue in use in the energy ...
The proposed Keystone XL pipeline
to connect Canadian oilsands with U.S. refineries and ports could have a much larger impact on greenhouse gas emissions than previously assumed, according to a new study.
If the controversial pipeline
If it is ever built, the Keystone XL Pipeline
will exist for one reason: To move Canadian tar sands oil from remote Alberta to refineries in Texas.
For the U.S., controversy over the tar sands is about Keystone XL Pipeline
The proposed extension of a natural gas pipeline
that would run the length of Massachusetts is meeting stiff resistance from a broad coalition of residents, local governments, conservation and environmental organizations, and ...
Boards of selectmen hosting informational sessions. Residents packing town halls and school auditoriums to learn about a proposed natural gas pipeline
that would cross the state's northern hem, starting at the New York border and passing through ...
The City of Burnaby's refusal to co-operate with Kinder Morgan
has forced a seven-month delay in a National Energy Board review of the company's proposed expansion of its Trans Mountain pipeline
through British Columbia.
The NEB ...
Standing on a dirt road outside his aging barn, Walter Jaworski, a former veterinarian turned cattle rancher in this rural part of north-central Massachusetts, points south across his 200 acres of forest and pasture to a nearby tree line. If ...
It might be that the U.S. environmentalists’ long campaign against the proposed Keystone XL pipeline
is about to backfire. Canadian pipeline
operators are poised to implement an all-Canadian Plan B network of pipeline
s in place of the ill-fated ...
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s government, which has failed to persuade President Barack Obama to approve TransCanada Corp.’s Keystone XL, is turning up the heat on the U.S. administration.
Finance Minister Joe Oliver, Natural ...
companies under federal jurisdiction such as Enbridge and Kinder Morgan
, which have plans for major oil projects to the west coast of B.C., must create funds to pay for abandoning pipeline
s by the start of next year.
The City of Vancouver wants the economic effects of climate change examined as part of a federal review of Kinder Morgan
’s $5.4-billion Trans Mountain pipeline
expansion.The city has filed a motion with the National Energy Board, arguing ...
Shale oil and shale gas development is helping give new life to parts of the country. But it could also be helping to do something more nefarious — contribute to smaller earthquakes by discharging millions of tons of wastewater that had been used ...
It was unseasonably warm Saturday when more than 300 people rallied against the expansion of the Kinder Morgan pipeline
and climate change at Westridge Park.The rally was a waypoint in a march that started earlier at Forest Grove Park. It ...
As rail shipments of crude oil have risen in Northern California, so has opposition in many communities along rail lines and near the refineries they supply.
Concerned about the potential safety and environmental hazards of 100-car ...
After countless marches, arrests, Congressional votes, and editorials, the five-and-a-half year battle over the controversial Keystone XL pipeline
is nearing its end. If a recent ruling in Nebraska doesn`t delay the decision further, America ...