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Kinder Morgan Pipeline Expansion
Introduction to four opinions on the proposed Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion
It's all about the Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion in National Observer's opinion section this week. We're aiming to give differing perspectives a fair hearing and promote respectful and open...
Dec 22nd, 2016
Trans Mountain tells NEB pipeline expansion is 'safe and viable option'
The company says it has reached 28 mutual benefits agreements with First Nations groups.
The Canadian Press
Aug 20th, 2015
New study charts death rates diluted bitumen spill in Burrard Inlet could cause in bird, seal, wildlife populations
The end of harbour seals in Burrard Inlet could follow a major spill of diluted bitumen, a study by a University of British Columbia professor released today says.
May 18th, 2015
Meetings between Kinder Morgan and feds leave no paper trail
No records, no agenda, no minutes, no briefing notes. That's what Vancouver-based economist and former ICBC CEO Robyn Allan learned from a Freedom of Information (FOI) request on senior-level...
Feb 23rd, 2015
In the battle of people vs. pipelines, round one went to the people
Last Wednesday I was arrested. I crossed a police line intended to mark the area where Kinder Morgan plans to drill into a mountainside as part of the survey work for an expanded Trans Mountain...
Dec 6th, 2014
British Columbia's premier shames parents for taking their kids to tar sands pipeline protest and crossing police line
Premier Christy Clark criticized two Burnaby families for letting their daughters cross a police line on Burnaby Mountain to protest Kinder Morgan's controversial Trans Mountain ...
Dec 2nd, 2014
Kinder Morgan president talks about "challenging" Burnaby Mountain protests (VIDEO)
Kinder Morgan Canada president Ian Anderson said in a new video today that the Burnaby Mountain protests have been a "challenging time" for people involved. During the protests on Burnaby...
Dec 1st, 2014
"Fabulous" victory for Burnaby Mountain protesters as court rejects Kinder Morgan contempt charges
SFU molecular biology chair Lynne Quarmby beamed widely as Justice Austin Cullen announced at the B.C. Supreme Court that Kinder Morgan's request to extend the injunction date...
Nov 27th, 2014
RCMP responds with respect as Grand Chief arrested on Burnaby Mountain
RCMP: "You'll be violating the civil court injunction, and you'll be taken into custody and arrested. Do you understand?" Grand Chief Stewart Phillip: "Yes, I understand."
Nov 27th, 2014
Tzeporah Berman on Burnaby Mountain: 'History is made by those who show up'
Environmental activist and author Tzeporah Berman told a group of citizen advocates on Burnaby Mountain on Tuesday that they were helping to make history by showing up to oppose the proposed Kinder...
Nov 25th, 2014