Trans Mountain Pipeline

Burnaby Mountain Protest Charges Dropped

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.27.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A judge threw out civil contempt charges Thursday against dozens of activists who have been arrested while demonstrating against a pipelin...

Kinder Morgan Protest Arrests May Be Illegal: BCCLA

CBC | Posted 11.27.2014 | 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...

The RCMP Were Kind And Civil As They Arrested Me On Burnaby Mountain

Bob Kull | Posted 11.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Bob Kull

When I heard about the protest on Burnaby Mountain, I decided to go up and lend support. During my first several visits there were no police in sight. That changed last Thursday when the RCMP moved in to enforce the injunction handed down by the B.C. Supreme Court. We've seen media photos and video of the physical conflicts that have sometimes developed, but those instances have been rare and it's important to keep them in perspective.

Clayoquot Sound Activists Arrested At B.C. Pipeline Protest

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia

BURNABY, B.C. - A group of activists who were part of the Clayoquot Sound protests in the early 1990s, which saw thousands blockade logging trucks in ...

What's Happening on Burnaby Mountain Should Surprise No One

Carol Linnitt | Posted 11.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Carol Linnitt

The way tensions between pipeline opponents and Kinder Morgan contractors have escalated during the last week should come as a surprise to no one. The mishandling of the National Energy Board review of Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain oil pipeline and tanker proposal has created the conditions for the situation now unfolding on the mountainside.

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

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.25.2014 | 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...

More Protesters Arrested At Kinder Morgan Burnaby Mountain Site

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - About a dozen more people have been arrested at a pipeline protest in a conservation area in Vancouver.The protesters were taken away Satu...

Dear Rich Kinder, All I Want Is A Safe Place To Call Home

Jacqueline Lee-Tam | Posted 11.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Jacqueline Lee-Tam

The power dynamics here are skewed, Rich Kinder. You are besetting my generation with your messes to clean up. You are forbidding us from standing up for ourselves. You are stripping us of our voices. And you are profiting from all this... Aren't you already a billionaire anyway?

Protests Continue As Survey Work Begins On Burnaby Mountain

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

BURNABY, B.C. - First Nations vowed to stand in unity with protesters as police kept up arrests Friday in a Metro Vancouver conservation area where cr...

Kinder Morgan Protesters Rally Ahead Of B.C. Injunction

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.18.2014 | Canada British Columbia

BURNABY, B.C. - As the deadline for an injunction passed directing protesters to clear the way for Kinder Morgan pipeline survey crews, many vowed to ...

Kinder Morgan Wins Injunction To Rid B.C. Site Of Pipeline Protesters

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann and Camille Bains, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.14.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Activists facing off against energy giant Kinder Morgan have been ordered off a Metro Vancouver conservation site by a B.C. Supreme Court ...

Kinder Morgan Files Court Action Against B.C. Protesters

CP | Keven Drews and Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.31.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Lawyers for Trans Mountain pipeline will be back in B.C. Supreme Court next Wednesday to seek an injunction against protesters who have bl...

B.C. Pipeline Opponents Block Kinder Morgan Work

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.31.2014 | Canada British Columbia

BURNABY, B.C. - Angry protesters stopped crews from conducting pipeline survey work on Burnaby Mountain Wednesday, forcing the company to reassess how...

Burnaby Refuses To Back Down From Fight With Kinder Morgan

CP | Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

BURNABY, B.C. - The City of Burnaby, B.C., is refusing to back down from its fight with Kinder Morgan, saying it plans to appeal a National Energy Boa...

Elections BC Sides With Kinder Morgan

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Elections BC says energy giant Kinder Morgan does not need to register as a third-party advertiser in the province's civic election campai...

Kinder Morgan Should Register With Elections BC As Advertiser: MP

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.09.2014 | Canada British Columbia

BURNABY, B.C. - A Vancouver-area member of Parliament believes energy giant Kinder Morgan should register with Elections BC as a third-party advertise...

Kinder Morgan Takes Pipeline Fight To Burnaby Residents

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Kinder Morgan took its fight with the City of Burnaby, B.C., directly to residents on Friday, the latest salvo in an ongoing feud over the...

Activists Block Pipeline Business In Honour Of Cut Trees

CBC | Posted 11.13.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A handful of activists locked themselves to the main gate of Kinder Morgan's Westridge Terminal Saturday morning vowing to remain for 13 hours ...

Kinder Morgan Pipeline Could Cross B.C. Parks

CBC | Posted 11.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Kinder Morgan, which ran into conflict with the City of Burnaby over pipeline surveying work it began on municipal parkland, has submitted proposed ...

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

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada British Columbia

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

Vancouver Taking Pipeline Challenge To Federal Court

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The city of Vancouver is going to court to try and have global climate change considered in Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline propos...

NEB Sides With Kinder Morgan On Burnaby Mountain Access

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.19.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The National Energy Board has sided with Kinder Morgan in a dispute with the City of Burnaby over access to Burnaby Mountain.The company c...

Kinder Morgan Failed To Answer Pipeline Questions: Vancouver

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.03.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Kinder Morgan has failed to answer many of the questions put to the company about its proposed Trans Mountain pipeline through the regulat...