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Energy East

State of play: A look at the status of pipeline projects in Canada

The Federal Court of Appeal has overturned Ottawa's approval of the Northern Gateway project, concluding that Canada fell short in its duty to consult with aboriginals. Here's an update on the...

Act on Climate March draws 25,000 to Quebec streets

Over 25,000 people are marching in Quebec City right now to call upon Canadian premiers to act on climate change, in advance of the climate talks on April 14.  "That means no new tar...
Quebec, Energie-Est,

A perfect storm delays Transcanada pipeline

What were they thinking when they went up against the beloved beluga?
oil pipelines, TransCanada, Mulcair

Mulcair says flawed regulatory process hinders Energy East review process

NDP leader Thomas Mulcair gave a nuanced view onthe proposed Energy East pipeline debate while responding to reporters' questions in downtown Vancouver on Thursday.   Asked about his...
Louise May Manitoba organic farmer Energy East opponent - Jill Winzoski

Energy East too close for comfort for Manitoba farmer

“The NEB intervener status process in my opinion is completely anti-democratic," says Manitoba organic farmer and pipeline opponent Louise May.
Energy East CEO speech disrupted by four grandmas - Vancouver Observer - CP

Seniors play prominent role in Energy East pipeline protest

“This whole movement towards protecting the environment, and against extractivisim, is being embraced by a much larger population now," said a senior with a Vancouver choir.
NEB oil pipeline hearing in Chilliwack BC - Mychaylo Prystupa

NEB expecting record participation in Energy East hearings

One hundred thousand Canadians are demanding that the NEB include climate change in its pipeline review, according to several environmental and citizen groups.
Doug McKay - farmer OEB Energy East meeting Ottawa - Avery Zingel

Energy East meeting angers citizens over unanswered questions

TransCanada does not "actively participate" in Ontario's public consultations about its Energy East pipeline, a spokesperson said.
Barack Obama and Stephen Harper

Canada needs Keystone XL pipeline more than U.S., says 'Shadow CIA'

Canada needs Keystone XL pipeline far more than the U.S. does, according to Stratfor, a private intelligence company also known as the "Shadow CIA".  Prime Minister Stephen Harper's office...
Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois gives prize money to help fight Energy East

Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois helps raise $170,000 to fight Energy East

Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois -- the former student leader of a massive "red square" student movement in Québec -- has just raised over $170,000 to support the opposition against TransCanada's controversial...