The Battle Against the Tar Sands Is About to Change

The Battle Against the Tar Sands Is About to Change

09.29.2014
Working in Alberta, the belly of the tar sands beast, the odds are often overwhelming but, over the past few months, something has changed....
Kinder Morgan Takes Pipeline Fight To Burnaby Residents

Kinder Morgan Takes Pipeline Fight To Burnaby Residents

Dene Moore, The Canadian Press  09.26.2014
VANCOUVER - Kinder Morgan took its fight with the City of Burnaby, B.C., directly to residents on Friday, the latest salvo in an ongoing...
It's Time For Cross-Border Climate Action Along The Salish Sea

It's Time For Cross-Border Climate Action Along The Salish Sea

09.19.2014
So long as all of that good work in the U.S. can be undone by backward Canadian decision-making, we'll never make true progress. That's...
B.C. Grandmother Labelled Terror Suspect For Photographing Pipeline Tanks

B.C. Grandmother Labelled Terror Suspect For Photographing Pipeline Tanks

09.18.2014
A 71-year-old B.C. grandmother was shocked to learn her recent research for an upcoming National Energy Board hearing triggered a national...
Activists Block Pipeline Business In Honour Of Cut Trees

Activists Block Pipeline Business In Honour Of Cut Trees

09.13.2014
A handful of activists locked themselves to the main gate of Kinder Morgan's Westridge Terminal Saturday morning vowing to remain...
Kinder Morgan Pipeline Could Cross B.C. Parks

Kinder Morgan Pipeline Could Cross B.C. Parks

09.12.2014
Kinder Morgan, which ran into conflict with the City of Burnaby over pipeline surveying work it began on municipal parkland, has submitted...
This Is How Far An Oil Spill Could Spread In The Fraser River

This Is How Far An Oil Spill Could Spread In The Fraser River

08.27.2014
Researchers dumped hundreds of bright yellow cards into B.C.'s Fraser River and Burrard Inlet to simulate how far a potential oil spill...

Vancouver Taking Pipeline Challenge To Federal Court

Dene Moore, The Canadian Press  08.22.2014
VANCOUVER - The city of Vancouver is going to court to try and have global climate change considered in Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain...

NEB Sides With Kinder Morgan On Burnaby Mountain Access

Dene Moore, The Canadian Press  08.19.2014
VANCOUVER - The National Energy Board has sided with Kinder Morgan in a dispute with the City of Burnaby over access to Burnaby Mountain.The...
How To Stop A Pipeline With Music

How To Stop A Pipeline With Music

08. 6.2014
Folks feel like hypocrites driving to work in the morning and opposing a pipeline at the end of the day. An important part of this dialogue...
Kinder Morgan Failed To Answer Pipeline Questions: Vancouver

Kinder Morgan Failed To Answer Pipeline Questions: Vancouver

Dene Moore, The Canadian Press  07. 4.2014
VANCOUVER - Kinder Morgan has failed to answer many of the questions put to the company about its proposed Trans Mountain pipeline through...
Simple Math for Teachers: Economic Growth = Higher Wages

Simple Math for Teachers: Economic Growth = Higher Wages

06.18.2014
Whatever the final government deal is with the B.C. Teachers Federation (BCTF), and whenever it's settled, the BCTF must quit opposing...
Like So Many Bad Things, Oil Spills Are Good For the Economy

Like So Many Bad Things, Oil Spills Are Good For the Economy

06.11.2014
Destroying the environment is bad for the planet and all the life it supports, including us. But it's often good for business. But the...
World Oceans Day Is Time To Reflect As Pipeline Decision Looms

World Oceans Day Is Time To Reflect As Pipeline Decision Looms

06. 8.2014
With the federal government decision on the Northern Gateway pipeline looming, this year's World Oceans Day takes on even greater meaning...