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Kinder Morgan Inc doesn’t meet conditions for Trans Mountain pipeline expansion: B.C.

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British Columbia’s Environment Minister Mary Polak said Kinder Morgan Inc. hasn’t met the conditions the Canadian province established for an oil pipeline expansion to go ahead. “We have not seen evidence that the five conditions have been met,” Polak said in a conference call with journalists Monday. Kinder Morgan especially …

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With B.C.’s rejection of Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, Canada’s diversification strategy is unravelling

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Just as the proposed Trans Mountain pipeline expansion seemed to be within striking distance of winning a regulatory permit, the British Columbia government formally requested its rejection Monday in a submission to the National Energy Board (NEB). The takeaway: Alberta’s – and Canada’s – oil market diversification strategy is unraveling. …

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Kinder Morgan should compensate Surrey, B.C. if Trans Mountain pipeline approved, city says

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BURNABY, B.C. – The National Energy Board got an earful Tuesday on the first day of hearings into Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd.’s plan to expand its Trans Mountain pipeline network to the West Coast. Amid protests and marches outside, an NEB panel was told its process is “out-dated,” that it …

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Trans Mountain pipeline expansion in limbo as ‘duty to consult’ takes centre stage

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CALGARY – The process for reviewing pipeline projects in Canada is in flux, creating severe legal complications for lawyers on both sides of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project. Changes are coming to the regulatory process that will affect Kinder Morgan Inc.’s Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, adding new regulatory hurdles …

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Canada will sign controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal, but ratification not guaranteed

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OTTAWA — The federal government has confirmed that it intends to sign the controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal at a meeting next week in New Zealand. But when it comes to ratification of the 12-country treaty, the Liberals are still perched squarely atop the fence. “Just as it is too …

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Trans Mountain pipeline project risks are manageable, oil companies tell NEB

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CALGARY – The National Energy Board shouldn’t make a decision on the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project “by a show of hands,” a lawyer for a group of Canada’s largest oil companies argued Wednesday. Don Davies, acting for Canadian Natural Resources Ltd., Suncor Energy Inc., Imperial Oil Ltd., Cenovus Energy …

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