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Line 3 pipeline in jeopardy as Minnesota Department of Commerce argues project ‘not necessary’

Line 3 pipeline in jeopardy as Minnesota Department of Commerce argues project ‘not necessary’

Project will involve $2 billion investment in Minnesota, $8.4 billion total Enbridge submitted rebuttal testimony in support of the Line 3 Replacement Project before the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (MPUC) in response to the Minnesota Department of Commerce(MDC) testimony that Line 3 pipeline is not needed, according to an Enbridge press release. Enbridge’s Line 3 […]

By November 7, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Public hearings for Enbridge’s Line 3 upgrade begin in Minnesota

Public hearings for Enbridge’s Line 3 upgrade begin in Minnesota

Line 3 runs from Hardisty, Alberta to Superior, Wisconsin Enbridge will begin regulatory hearings for its Line 3 pipeline upgrade with the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission on Tuesday. The commission will hear from landowners, aboriginals and environmentalists, many of whom stand in opposition to the C$8.2 billion project that runs from Hardisty, Alberta to Superior […]

By September 26, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Line 3 pipeline costs higher due to regulatory delays, route changes

Line 3 pipeline costs higher due to regulatory delays, route changes

Line 3 pipeline runs from Hardisty, AB to Superior, WI In its 2017 second quarter report, Enbridge says regulatory delays and route modifications will boost the cost of the Line 3 pipeline replacement project. The company also reported a lower-than-expected Q2 profit. Enbridge says the project that runs from Hardisty, Alberta to Superior, Wisconsin will […]

By August 3, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
US news brief July 7: Trump urges eastern Europe to buy US natural gas

US news brief July 7: Trump urges eastern Europe to buy US natural gas

Interior speeds up permitting on federal lands, Texas wants federal regulations handed to States, Enbridge suspends New England gas pipeline Trump urges eastern Europe to by US natural gas, loosen energy ties with Russia Bloomberg – President Donald Trump encouraged eastern European leaders worried about their dependence on Russian energy to buy U.S. gas instead. “If […]

Enbridge to start Line 3 construction despite lack of key U.S. approval

Enbridge to start Line 3 construction despite lack of key U.S. approval

CALGARY — Enbridge says it will begin phased construction of the Canadian portion of its Line 3 pipeline project on Aug. 1, even though the American side is still awaiting regulatory approval. Spokeswoman Suzanne Wilton says about 600 contractor workers and up to 200 Enbridge staff are set to begin clearing land and installing pipe for […]

Enbridge to take Midcoast Energy Partners private

Enbridge to take Midcoast Energy Partners private

Taking Midcoast Energy Partners private would reduce costs, simplify corporate structure Jan 27 (Reuters) – Enbridge Inc said on Friday it would pay about $170 million to take private Midcoast Energy Partners LP, which also has a stake in natural gas pipelines owned by Enbridge Energy Partners LP. Enbridge Inc has a 21.1 percent stake in Enbridge […]

By January 27, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Refiners shun new Canada Heavy Sweet crude blend offer from Enbridge line

Refiners shun new Canada Heavy Sweet crude blend offer from Enbridge line

Canada Heavy Sweet crude a blend of light sweet, heavy and possibly synthetic crudes By Nia Williams CALGARY, Alberta, Jan 10 (Reuters) – Enbridge Inc has approved a new stream of heavy Canadian crude for export on one of its major oil pipelines to the United States, according to four trading sources. The only problem? […]

By January 10, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Wisconsin tribe votes against renewing Enbridge’s Line 5 pipeline agreements

Wisconsin tribe votes against renewing Enbridge’s Line 5 pipeline agreements

Band calls for Line 5 pipeline to be decommissioned, removed By Nia Williams CALGARY, Alberta, Jan 9 (Reuters) – A Native American tribe in Wisconsin has voted against renewing agreements allowing Enbridge Inc to use their land for Line 5 pipeline, the latest sign of increasing opposition to North American energy infrastructure. The Bad River Band […]

By January 9, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
We come to bury Northern Gateway, not to praise it

We come to bury Northern Gateway, not to praise it

Northern Gateway proves that if Canadian oil/gas industry doesn’t change its political narrative, pipeline projects are in danger Northern Gateway – the dead pipeline walking, the zombie pipeline – finally died yesterday at the hands of Justin Trudeau. Good riddance. But has the Canadian oil and gas industry learned anything from its failure? The project […]

By November 30, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Liberals count on math, time to survive Trans Mountain uproar

Liberals count on math, time to survive Trans Mountain uproar

Liberals count on math, time to survive pipeline uproar By David Ljunggren OTTAWA, Nov 30 (Reuters) – Despite open signs of nervousness among legislators, Canada’s ruling Liberals bet they can survive the political damage caused by allowing the Trans Mountain pipeline to be built from the Alberta oil sands to the Pacific coast. Prime Minister Justin […]

By November 30, 2016 1 Comments Read More →