Quebec had filed an injunction to subject TransCanada to a rigorous environmental review.
"The science shows us global warming is real. So when will we stop?"
But another court challenge is on its way.
The pipeline has the strongest backing in Alberta and Saskatchewan.
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The company thought issues surrounding the province's review of the pipeline had been resolved.
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Two Quebec-specific obstacles that stand in the way of the project getting approval.
Including 28 beaver ponds.
The proposed pipeline would take Alberta crude as far east as an Irving Oil refinery in Saint John, N.B.
The pipeline is worth about $2 million a year in economic benefits, but a major spill could cost between $1 billion and $10 billion.
CALGARY — An export terminal in Quebec will no longer be part of the equation for the cross-Canada Energy East Pipeline. The company behind the project, TransCanada Corp., says it's amending its appli...
The town of Oka's municipal council adopted a resolution Monday night opposing the Energy East pipeline project. Residents are concerned the pipeline could contaminate Lake of Two Mountains. "The w...
MONTREAL — TransCanada Corp. has resolved a dispute with three major Canadian natural gas distributors over its proposed $12-billion Energy East pipeline project. The Calgary-based company says it has...
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The 22-page report says the Bay of Fundy's world-famous tides and thick fog would make it difficult to clean up oil spills quickly.
TORONTO — The Ontario Energy Board says there is an imbalance in the environmental and economic risks of the Energy East pipeline project and the expected benefits. The board says its primary concerns...
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.
TORONTO - More than 60 organizations are calling on the National Energy Board to suspend TransCanada's application for the Energy East Pipeline.Groups including Greenpeace Canada, the Council of Canad...
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A Canadian social action organization opposing the Energy East pipeline says the project puts Winnipeg's drinking water supply at risk. TransCanada's proposed 4,600-kilometre pipeline would transport...
TransCanada Corp. called off its plans to build a marine terminal at Cacouna, Que. as part of its Energy East pipeline project on Thursday and pushed back the project's expected completion date by nea...
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QUEBEC - TransCanada Corp. is halting all work on an oil terminal in eastern Quebec in response to concerns the project could hurt a beluga habitat.The company said today it is "standing down" on all...
TransCanada PipeLines acknowledges it considered aggressive tactics such as using proxy groups to attack opponents of the company's proposed Energy East pipeline.But the Calgary-based pipeline company...
CALGARY - A new report being released by environmental groups questions whether the proposed Energy East pipeline is necessary to supplant Eastern Canada's oil imports from the foreign suppliers frequ...
MONTREAL - The head of Quebec's largest natural gas distributor says TransCanada Corp.'s $12-billion, cross-country project to convert a natural gas pipeline to oil will hurt consumers, raise prices a...
CALGARY - For the mayor of North Bay, Ont., it's all about protecting the city's sole source of drinking water from a pipeline spill.When TransCanada Corp. files a regulatory application later this mo...
CALGARY - The proposed Energy East pipeline won't be the boon to Eastern Canadian refineries that supporters claim because the vast majority of the oil in it would be bound for export markets, environ...
CALGARY - TransCanada Corp. said Friday it likely has enough support to build its Energy East project, which would connect western crude to eastern refineries using an existing pipeline.The company (T...