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TransCanada Silence On Climate Speaks Volumes In Pipeline Debate

Carl Duivenvoorden | Posted 07.08.2016 | Canada Impact
Carl Duivenvoorden

I think I'm reasonably well versed in issues surrounding the Energy East Pipeline, both economic and environmental. But I am struck by how, in any official TransCanada communications about environmental implications of the project, climate change is never mentioned.

It Seems Political Donations Buy Big Results For B.C. Industries

Dermod Travis | Posted 06.09.2016 | Canada Politics
Dermod Travis

According to Martyn Brown, "No corporation, no industry, no union gives the level of money that they give to politicians without expecting special consideration in return, and they do get it." Here's a sampling of what "special considerations" might mean.

You Need To Know About This Tar Sands Pipeline To The U.S.

Capt. Trevor Greene | Posted 12.01.2016 | Canada Politics
Capt. Trevor Greene

As the debate raged and the cross-border rhetoric went nuclear over Keystone XL, the good folks at Enbridge were craftily and quietly shipping hundreds of thousands of barrels per day of tar sands bitumen from Alberta. This line, cavalierly called the Alberta Clipper, which at first shipped 450,000 barrels a day from the tar sands is designed to carry an astounding 800,000 barrels a day to Illinois.

TransCanada Plans To Build New B.C. Pipeline

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2014 | Canada British Columbia

CALGARY - TransCanada Corp. (TSX:TRP) says it plans to build a $1.9-billion pipeline to help feed Chevron Corp. and Apache Corp.'s proposed liquefied ...

Why The Manitoba Explosion Couldn't Have Come At A Worse Time

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.29.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - A natural gas pipeline explosion south of Winnipeg came at a bad time for not only the thousands unable to heat their homes during a frigid ...

Pipeline Leak Being Investigated

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Service on a natural gas pipeline that feeds oilsands producers in northern Alberta has been mostly restored after being disrupted by a leak...

Pipeline To The East Could Be Coming Soon

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.25.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - TransCanada Corp. said Friday it likely has enough support to build its Energy East project, which would connect western crude to eastern re...

Harper's Two Faces: Flirting with a Dictatorship

Maria Fleming | Posted 07.16.2013 | Canada Politics
Maria Fleming

It didn't take long for Harper to express his opinions about Chavez's government after his death. On the very same day that the controversial ruler of...

Tony Clement vs. David Suzuki

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.04.2013 | Canada Politics

Tony Clement says David Suzuki and other environmentalists are again standing in the way of building public support for pipelines. The Ontario MP a...

Another Big Pipeline Win For TransCanada

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Mexican authorities have awarded TransCanada Corp. a second contract in a week to build a natural gas pipeline.The Calgary-based company (TS...

TransCanada Goes Ahead With Keystone Construction Anyway

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.28.2012 | Canada Business

CALGARY - Energy giant TransCanada plans to build the most urgently needed portion of its controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline as a US$2.3-billion s...

TransCanada: Keystone Will Create 20,000 Jobs.. In U.S.

CP | Posted 01.10.2012 | Canada Business

CALGARY - TransCanada Corp. (TSX:TRP) has stepped up its publicity campaign for the politically charged Keystone XL pipeline, releasing a detailed bre...

Keystone Pipeline Builder Sees Profit Jump

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.01.2012 | Canada Business

CALGARY - TransCanada Corp. said Tuesday it could face major delays if Nebraska legislators decide to change the route the contentious Keystone XL cru...

TransCanada Hires Obama-Linked Lobbyists To Promote Pipeline

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.07.2011 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Some lobbyists for a controversial pipeline project stretching from the Alberta oilsands to the Gulf of Mexico need no introduction to confid...

Rachel Mendleson

Have Canadians Given Up On Caring About The Oil Sands? | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 11.07.2011 | Canada Business

The recent protests in Washington over plans to funnel crude from the Alberta oil sands to Texas put the spotlight on the growing opposition to the pr...

House Republicans Push Obama To Approve Alberta-To-Texas Pipeline

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.25.2011 | Canada Politics

EDMONTON - Electricity users in Alberta are being warned about a potential scam involving a device that purports to reduce their power bills.

The government says it is investigating complaints that telemarketers and door-to-door sales agents are offering what they call a "hydro power saver."

Controversial Crude Pipeline Springs Second Leak

Posted 07.31.2011 | Canada Business

(The Canadian Press) -- TransCanada Corp. is grappling with another pump station leak that has shut down its Keystone pipeline, as it seeks to convinc...