Bad news for BC Kinder Morgan Protests as Government of Canada set to intervene.

The federal government says it will intervene in the B.C. provincial government’s Trans Mountain pipeline court reference action that will decide whether the province can restrict any increase in the amount of diluted bitumen that moves across its border. “We are confident in Parliament’s jurisdiction and will intervene on the question in order to defend our clear jurisdiction over interprovincial pipelines,” Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould said in a statement. B.C. Premier John Horgan announced last month that his province’s

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Trudeau’s Ottawa “summit” does little to help Kinder Morgan hurdles — Protesters dig in their heels

Prime Minister Trudeau’s meeting with Premier Notley of Alberta and Premier Horgan of B.C. muddied the waters of options for Kinder Morgan on Trans Mountain pipeline expansion. Trudeau sticks to claim the “pipeline will be built..” while simultaneously making the path to success at little bit more murky. Premier Notley has said Alberta may have to take a financial stake in the pipeline to see it through.  Trudeau says the same about Ottawa.  Does Kinder

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Trudeau meets with Notley and Horgan – Short on details, big on promises

Trudeau says pipeline isn’t about ‘punishing’ B.C., it’s about what’s in the national interest ‘The federal government has a responsibility to bring Canadians together,’ PM before leaving Lima. “B.C.ers and Albertans are not opponents; they are neighbours,” the prime minister said. “They are fellow countrymen and women who want the best for themselves and each other.” Between flights, Trudeau was a mixed bag of messages to the public, and possibly to the Premiers as he

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Prime Minister Trudeau to interrupt foreign trip – sort of – to deal with Trans Mountain fallout

Trudeau to interrupt foreign trip to meet with Notley, Horgan on pipeline impasse PM will return to Ottawa from Peru on Sunday to meet with premiers of Alberta, B.C. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will interrupt his nine-day foreign trip to return to Ottawa to meet with B.C. Premier John Horgan and Alberta Premier Rachel Notley to try to end the stalemate over the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project. Update – I’ll be coming

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Saturday/Sunday – Weekend Wrap Up – Part 1 – SMUG Warning

Saturday/Sunday –  Weekend Wrap Up – SMUG Warning for the Coastline Globe Series Vancouver 2018 Wrapped up this week with lots of potential in renewable energy, green infrastructure projects, and the ever looming debate over pipelines… Getting to meet David Suzuki, Robert F. Kennedy Jr, and a whole host of passionate people was indeed a pleasure. I learned a lot about myself this week. I went to Globe Series Vancouver as an optimistic-skeptic *Trademarked. I

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