Transcanada Pipeline

Energy East Pipeline is Unsafe and Unwanted

Stéphane Brousseau | Posted 12.17.2014 | Canada Business
Stéphane Brousseau

TransCanada's strategy to hoister its Energy East pipeline on the Quebec public has been unmasked, and Quebecers don't buy the company's sales pitch. Quebec citizens, not to mention citizens worldwide, have done their homework and based on the science, the facts and the statistics are keenly aware that the risks inherent in this proposed pipeline.

'Canadians Will Feel The Pain' If Pipelines Not Built: Alberta Premier

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.02.2014 | Canada Alberta

VANCOUVER - Alberta's premier is urging the country to get behind several controversial pipeline projects linked to the province's oilsands, warning t...

Canadians, Stay Strong Against the TransCanada Pipeline

Ben Gostschall | Posted 11.18.2014 | Canada Politics
Ben Gostschall

Pipeline and oil-by-rail industries are largely self-regulated and neither is held to high enough safety standards. Nor are they showing responsibility to communities by being forthright about the chemicals that are passing through waterways either by rail or by pipe.

$2.7 Billion Pipeline Expansion

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.04.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - The price tag for the controversial Keystone XL pipeline has risen by about half to US$8 billion, TransCanada Corp. (TSX:TRP) said Tuesday a...

CEO Warns Oil Pipeline To East Will Mean Higher Prices, Job Losses

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.21.2014 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - The head of Quebec's largest natural gas distributor says TransCanada Corp.'s $12-billion, cross-country project to convert a natural gas p...

Is Canada Protecting At-Risk Species or Risky Industries?

Yan Roberts | Posted 10.20.2014 | Canada Politics
Yan Roberts

The St. Lawrence Estuary beluga whale population is listed as threatened and protected under the Species at Risk Act, and has been officially protected by the Canadian Fisheries Act since 1979. We naturally run into concern when those trusted to protect these species are scrubbing their content to make it more friendly for oil interests who are rummaging around for an alternate route to the ocean.

Energy East is Not A Done Deal

Cameron Fenton | Posted 12.10.2014 | Canada Politics
Cameron Fenton

Proponents of Energy East, from Stephen Harper to the Irving family in New Brunswick have called the Energy East project a "nation builder." The truth is, they may be right, but not in the way they're hoping

Critics Ask Why The Rush At Pipeline Hearings

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Critics of a proposed pipeline project from the Fort McMurray region to Edmonton want to know why the province's energy regulator seems det...

Energy East Not All It's Cracked Up To Be: Report

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.17.2014 | Canada Business

CALGARY - The proposed Energy East pipeline won't be the boon to Eastern Canadian refineries that supporters claim because the vast majority of the oi...

Told You Our Environmental Policies Were Sound

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.31.2014 | Canada Alberta

The U.S. State Department's report on the Keystone XL pipeline may pave the way for the project's approval but as for Alison Redford, the report is al...

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 ...

TransCanada Pipelines' 'Green' Move

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.04.2014 | Canada Alberta

TORONTO - TransCanada Corp. (TSX:TRP) has acquired an additional new solar power generation facility in eastern Ontario, about 60 kilometres west of O...

Feds Probe Latest Pipeline Leak

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Canada's oil and gas regulator says it is investigating a leak in a TransCanada natural gas pipeline in a remote corner of Alberta.National ...

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...

Enviros To Obama: Ignore Canada's Vows

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.24.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - American environmentalists are urging the White House not to make any deals with Canada that would green-light TransCanada's Keystone XL pipe...

More Than 10,000 Jobs?

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.10.2013 | Canada Business

CALGARY - A study commissioned by TransCanada Corp. shows Ontario and Quebec among the biggest economic winners from construction of its proposed Ener...

A Tough Sell

CP | Kevin Bissett, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.07.2013 | Canada Business

FREDERICTON - When it comes to people like Cyrille Simard, TransCanada has a challenge in selling the Energy East Pipeline project in New Brunswick.Th...

TransCanada Got Punked While Promoting Pipeline

Yan Roberts | Posted 10.28.2013 | Canada Politics
Yan Roberts

TransCanada got schooled at their recent Energy East pipeline open house in North Bay, Ontario. Mixed in amongst the crowd of several hundred who dropped by throughout the evening, a group of 50 concerned citizens came with more than just their questions; they came in outfits that intentionally resembled TransCanada's own.

Surprise! Harper Loves This Pipeline Idea, Too

CP | Michael Tutton, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.08.2013 | Canada Politics

SAINT JOHN, N.B. - The proposed Energy East Pipeline isn't solely to transport Alberta's crude to world markets, but also to finally provide the East ...

$1.5-Billion B.C. Pipeline Announced

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.06.2013 | Canada British Columbia

CALGARY - TransCanada Corp. (TSX:TRP) says it's building a $1.5-billion extension to its pipeline system in northeastern British Columbia that will he...

Pipelines Create Jobs. Or Do They?

Sandy Garossino | Posted 10.06.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Sandy Garossino

There's a big dust-up between Barack Obama and Keystone XL proponents over how many jobs the pipeline is projected to produce.This debate can be summarized by asking the question: "How many jobs do you want it to produce?" Whatever your answer, it's not hard to find someone to support your claim.

We'll Be 'Sensitive': TransCanada On Eastern Pipeline

CBC | Posted 10.02.2013 | Canada Business

TransCanada Corp. promises to engage with First Nations and other communities as its $12-billion west-east pipeline project moves through the regulato...

Irving To Build Terminal For New Eastern Pipeline

CP | Kevin Bissett, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.01.2013 | Canada Business

SAINT JOHN, N.B. - For a city that has seen its share of booms and busts, a proposal to build a new $300-million marine terminal in Saint John to help...

Pipeline From Oilsands To Eastern Canada Is Happening

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.01.2013 | Canada Business

CALGARY - TransCanada Corp. is moving ahead with a $12-billion plan to ship western oil to Quebec and the East Coast — the largest project in the co...

Obama Probed On Keystone XL Job Numbers

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.29.2013 | Canada Business

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Barack Obama's latest public comments on TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline have highlighted the wildly divergent job esti...