Notley slams B.C. premier on Trans Mountain pipeline
Notley slams B.C. premier on Trans Mountain pipeline
Senate passes bill calling for Ottawa to back Trans Mountain | Regulatory
29 May, 2018, 16:16
There matters stood until April 8, when Kinder Morgan, owner of the Trans Mountain Pipeline, put further work on the expansion project on hold.
The interprovincial spat between the two NDP premiers prompted Alberta to briefly cut off B.C. wine imports and threaten to turn off the oil taps.
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It has set a May 31 deadline for getting assurances it can proceed without delays on the controversial project.
Alberta Premier Rachel Notley won't be at today's meeting of the western premiers in Yellowknife, but she made some choice remarks about one of the leaders who will be there.
Morneau has already unveiled the third option: leaving original project architect Kinder Morgan to handle construction, but covering any cost overruns incurred as a result of political interference.
Plans to triple capacity along the existing Trans Mountain pipeline from Edmonton to Burnaby have pitted Alberta and the federal government against B.C.'s government since January.
The NDP government in B.C. came to power previous year - supported by the Green Party - after an election campaign in which it committed to working against the pipeline expansion owing to environmental concerns. Alberta has 20 days to file a statement of defence.
"We're going to be introducing legislation shortly which will inflict pain on British Columbia", she said in part.
The provincial Ministry of Environment said a flow metre has leaked about 100 litres of crude oil into the ground at the Darfield station.
If Alberta does restrict oil transports to B.C. gas pumps, he said, the province is prepared to ask a judge to make an order against it through an injunction. Kinder Morgan has given Canada until that date to find a way to guarantee that the Trans Mountain expansion could move forward without any more delays.
Not only is the growing resistance from the local community, indigenous rights groups and local and US-based environmental groups to the pipeline, but even the financial community thinks the economics and changing energy market is stacked against it. Wal van Lierop is president and CEO of Chrysalix Venture Capital.
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During that time more than 8ppl has been added to the average price at their pumps, analysis of RAC Fuel Watch data reveals. Similarly, diesel prices in the national capital soared to Rs 69.17 per litre today, the highest recorded ever.
Kris Burmeister watches lava erupt from fissures in the Leilani Estates subdivision near Pahoa, Hawaii , Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Communities southwest of the summit were dusted with ash, said National Weather Service meteorologist John Bravender.
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