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Northern Gateway pipeline
B.C. worried about foreign funding for tar sands, not environmental groups: pipeline poll
With hearings starting tomorrow, the Conservative government has accused opponents of the Northern Gateway pipeline of being foreign-funded radicals. But a new poll suggests otherwise.
David P. Ball
Jan 9th, 2012
Harper concerned about 'hijacked' Northern Gateway hearings
Echoing criticism from pro-oilsands EthicalOil.org, Harper claims foreign funding to enviro groups could compromise public hearings about Enbridge's Northern Gateway pipeline.
Jan 6th, 2012
Enviros question methodology of Enbridge poll disputing Northern Gateway pipeline opposition
A new poll sponsored by Enbridge says BC residents support the oilsands pipeline, but also shows that 55 per cent of respondents are unfamiliar with the project.
Jan 5th, 2012
Tory-linked "Ethical Oil" website slams Canadian enviros over "foreign funding"
Directors from Pembina Institute and Environmental Defence say most of their money comes from Canadian foundations and individuals and that the "Ethical Oil" website is distorting the facts.
Jan 3rd, 2012
Premier Clark says B.C.'s coast belongs to Alberta (and all of Canada), not just B.C.
BC Premier Christy Clark said the west coast "doesn't just belong to British Columbia", but some British Columbians disagree.
Dec 19th, 2011
Pipeline opposition takes on Pacific Trails natural gas project
Activists converge on the offices of Apache Corp. to protest a natural gas pipeline linked to fracking operations in BC and Alberta.
Dec 9th, 2011
Gitxsan hereditary chief insists Enbridge deal has no support from communities
Anti-pipeline advocates adamant that Enbridge’s “good news” stories won’t shake strong opposition.
Dec 7th, 2011
Gitxsan divided on Enbridge Northern Gateway deal
The attention-grabbing agreement between Enbridge and the Gitxsan Treaty Society sparks heated discussions over levels of opposition and support.
Dec 6th, 2011
Cashing in on Canada's tar sands: oil transporters
Which companies profit from oil sands transport operations? Second in a series exploring who has high stakes in the oil sands.
Dec 5th, 2011
Gitxsan Treaty Society accepts Enbridge Northern Gateway deal
After an alliance of BC First Nations promised to block pipelines to the coast, Gitxsan negotiators announced a $7 million deal with oil giant Enbridge.
Dec 2nd, 2011