Feb 6th, 2013
Grace Cagle, 22, was alone, 80 feet up in the southern corner of the tree block, when the company brought the bulldozers in. “They drove this giant machine that cuts trees right up to the base of my...
Aug 22nd, 2012
Critics of the Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline and tanker proposal welcomed today’s announcement by BC’s Official Opposition that there must be a “made in BC” decision on this project. The...
Aug 16th, 2012
A BC woman filed a complaint against Enbridge Inc. for Northern Gateway promo videos, which erased more than 1000 sq km of islands along the proposed Northern Gateway tanker route.
Aug 8th, 2012
PM Stephen Harper says decision on Northern Gateway will be based on science, not politics, but Green Party MP Elizabeth May calls such rhetoric shameless pretending given Budget Bill C-38 impacts.
Jul 31st, 2012
Christy Clark stole the headlines when she walked out of the Council of the Federation meeting in Halifax last week, but what actually came of the national energy strategy on the agenda?
Jul 17th, 2012
Vancouver would be woefully unprepared to face an oil sands tanker spill, federal regulators and experts say.
Jul 12th, 2012
An opinion piece by the Vancouver Observer editorial board.
Jul 10th, 2012
On a hot afternoon in July 2007, a worker started digging a new sewer line for the municipality of Burnaby, following instructions crafted from a chain of wrong assumptions. Before long, he punctured...
Jun 21st, 2012
Enbridge may be understating the true costs of the Northern Gateway oil pipeline, according to an APTN report based on WikiLeaks emails from Texas-based global intelligence firm Stratfor. The...
Jun 20th, 2012
For the third time this year, Canadians woke up to news of an oil spill in Alberta. On June 18 an Enbridge Inc. pipeline leaked an estimated 230,000 litres of crude oil in Alberta.