Kinder Morgan Pipeline

Nexen Pipeline Spill Highlights Critical Flaw In Premiers' Energy Strategy

Ecojustice | Posted 07.22.2015 | Canada Alberta
Ecojustice

A week after the spill was first reported, Nexen still does not know what caused the pipeline to rupture or when it might have started to leak. The pipeline may have been leaking for hours or even days before a problem was finally detected. Clearly, when it comes to pipelines, new does not necessarily mean better -- or even safer.

New Rules Coming For Companies Risking Hazardous Spill In B.C.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The goal is to fill any gaps in co-ordinating responses to spills.

Trouble Could Be Brewing for B.C.'s Endangered Killer Whales

Ecojustice | Posted 06.08.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Ecojustice

Two years ago, Ecojustice and our clients celebrated a landmark win for protection of B.C.'s iconic killer whales under the Species at Risk Act. And while there have been some recent signs that these populations may be on the long road to recovery, proposed projects like the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion and now the Roberts Bank Terminal 2 expansion pose new threats to their survival.

Kinder Morgan Says $100 Million Investment Will Protect Against Oil Spills

CP | Laura Kane, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.04.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Last week, the City of Vancouver and a North Vancouver First Nation argued that the pipeline is likely to cause spills along the B.C. coast.

Major Oil Spill Could Cost Vancouver $1.2 Billion

CP | Laura Kane, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.27.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Not good.

Vancouver Oil Spill Shows We've Got Lots To Learn

Andrew Weaver | Posted 06.17.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Andrew Weaver

I hope that the spill in English Bay will spark more than just finger pointing. I hope it will serve as a wake-up call that British Columbians need to expect more from their MLAs.

Kinder Morgan Pipeline Approval Needs Supreme Court Hearing: Groups

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.23.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The group of activists say the approval process goes against Canadians' charter rights.

B.C. Mayors Slam Kinder Morgan Over Unanswered Questions

CP | Laura Kane, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.29.2015 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Kinder Morgan has come under fire from two Metro Vancouver mayors for failing to answer hundreds of questions about a proposed $5.4-billio...

B.C. Spill Plan Doesn't Need To Be Public: Kinder Morgan President

CP | Laura Kane, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.22.2015 | Canada British Columbia

He says there are legitimate national security and public safety reasons for not divulging the entire plan.

Here's What Kinder Morgan's Keeping Secret About B.C. Spill Response Plans

Carol Linnitt | Posted 04.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Carol Linnitt

So, what did Kinder Morgan tell Washington State that it refuses to tell B.C.?

When Mother Earth Has Nothing Left To Give, We Must Slow Down

Ecojustice | Posted 03.25.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Ecojustice

We must learn from people who have a deep connection to place and accept that the earth has limits that must be respected.

Kinder Morgan Pipeline Ruling Weakens Faith In NEB

Carol Linnitt | Posted 03.24.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Carol Linnitt

"Basically for the last year or so we've watched more and more information be denied to us intervenors in the National Energy Board process."

Kinder Morgan Pipeline Protesters Set Up New Camp

CBC | Posted 03.08.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Protesters against the Kinder Morgan TransMountain pipeline have set up a new camp to demonstrate their opposition to the proposed expansion of the pr...

Make Kinder Morgan Pay For Protest Costs: City Of Burnaby

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.17.2015 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A Vancouver-area city is asking the National Energy Board to hand Kinder Morgan a bill that could be worth more than $2 million for polici...

The Traditional Evidence Is Clear: Kinder Morgan Must Go

Torrance Coste | Posted 02.04.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Torrance Coste

If a tar sands tanker hits a rock on the Kinder Morgan shipping route past Vancouver Island, the resulting spill could decimate wild salmon, clams, and other food sources that First Nations have relied on for centuries.

Burnaby Mountain Policing Costs Not Our Problem: Kinder Morgan

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.03.2015 | Canada British Columbia

BURNABY, B.C. - The president of Kinder Morgan says his company isn't responsible for the policing bill related to pipeline protests at a Metro Vancou...

Protesters Unapologetic About Taking Kids Across B.C. Police Line

CBC | Posted 02.03.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Protesters Kim Fink and Peter Cech had their daughters with them when they joined hundreds of other protesters on Burnaby Mountain in opposition to Ki...

Kinder Morgan Pulls Out Of Burnaby Mountain

The Canadian Press | CP | Posted 11.29.2014 | Canada British Columbia

BURNABY, B.C. — Kinder Morgan is pulling its equipment out early from Burnaby Mountain — the area at the centre of anti-pipeline protests in Metro...

Samples Of 'Heavy Oil' Mailed To B.C. Homes

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 11.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

An environmental group is sending mini packages of black simulated oil to hundreds of random homes in B.C. to show the risks of shipping bitumen in th...

Kinder Morgan Is Showing What Kind Of Neighbours They Really Are

Ben West | Posted 01.28.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Ben West

To really understand what is going on on Burnaby Mountain over the past weeks and months it should be seen in the context of years of frustration for those of us on Canada's West Coast sick of the attempts by Enbridge and Kinder Morgan trying to push their dangerous pipelines across the mountain and rivers communities we live in.

Kinder Morgan Protest Arrests May Be Illegal: BCCLA

CBC | Posted 01.27.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The B.C. Civil Liberties Association says it's likely the RCMP may have been acting outside the law in its recent arrests of dozens of protesters on B...

Bringing Kids To Protests Sends Mixed Messages

Alyson Jones | Posted 01.25.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Alyson Jones

The recent involvement of children in the Kinder Morgan protests on B.C.'s Burnaby Mountain has brought forth mixed feelings from many, and caused a debate on the merits and costs of involving children in protests and political actions.

84-Year-Old Willing To Go To Jail Over Burnaby Pipeline Fight

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.25.2015 | Canada British Columbia

BURNABY, B.C. - An 84-year-old retired librarian says she's willing to violate a court injunction and go to jail as she and other anti-pipeline protes...

► David Suzuki Blasts RCMP At Burnaby Mountain

The Huffington Post B.C. | Sara Harowitz | Posted 11.24.2014 | Canada British Columbia

In the aftermath of his grandson's arrest at Burnaby Mountain, environmentalist David Suzuki delivered a scathing speech blasting the RCMP for their t...

► David Suzuki's Grandson Delivers Passionate Speech After Arrest

The Huffington Post B.C. | Emma Prestwich | Posted 11.24.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Whether or not you agree with his stance on a proposed pipeline, you have to admit that David Suzuki's grandson is a powerful speaker. After he wa...