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Conservation groups launch suit challenging Trudeau cabinet's pipeline approval
Conservation groups have filed a new court challenge to the federal government's approval of the Trans Mountain oil pipeline. The request for judicial review filed with the Federal Court of Appeal...
Dec 20th, 2016
Liberals say yes to controversial Trans Mountain pipeline project in B.C.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is approving Kinder Morgan's proposal to triple the capacity of its Trans Mountain pipeline from Alberta to Burnaby, B.C. — a $6.8-billion project that has sparked...
Nov 29th, 2016
Trudeau defends LNG project approval as splitting differences among critics
OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau used a Goldilocks defence Wednesday in an effort to position the federal Liberals in the sweet spot of a boiling debate over energy development and...
Sep 29th, 2016
Alaska group raises international concerns in Ottawa over B.C. mine operations
The group is in Ottawa this week seeking to enlist federal help in stopping B.C. copper and gold mines from polluting the headwaters of key salmon rivers.
Jun 16th, 2016