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Nothing is more sacred than that which provides life and health: clean air, safe water, healthy soil, photosynthesis. Yet damaging natural systems on which those conditions depend is seen as irrelevant, external to economic considerations. Thoughtful, sensitive corporate executives can't let their love of children or nature affect their decisions because consequences like pollution and habitat degradation are simply the "costs of doing business."
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Your inferential calling B.C.'s patriotism into question because we will vigorously oppose your approval of the Kinder Morgan pipeline demonstrates clearly that you're quite unable to understand this, your connections to B.C. notwithstanding.
On the 26th of November, the announcement became public: the government of Mr. Justin Trudeau had decided to approve Kinder Morgan's TransMountain pipeline to the port of Vancouver as well as renovati...
Thomas Mulcair accused the government of having a "Goldilocks approach" to pipelines.
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The proposed pipeline project would link Alberta's oilsands to British Columbia's north coast.
Canadian pipeline capacity is maxed out, but will we ever need more?
Eight First Nations, four environmental groups and one labour union launched the legal challenge.
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The government failed to properly consult two First Nations bands, court ruled.
These B.C. ridings could make a significant difference in defeating Harper's Conservatives on election day.
The pipeline would carry bitumen between the Alberta oilsands to B.C.'s coast.
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The bands' asserted authority to govern their lands should have at least been considered by the Crown during Northern Gateway consultations, said their lawyer.
Notley said that she has never advocated for the Keystone XL.
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.
Western Canadian oil producers are at risk of losing $100 billion in the next 15 years if no new pipelines are constructed in North America, according to energy research firm Wood Mackenzie. Canadian...