Trans Mountain expansion
Canada was in court again defending its controversial Trans Mountain expansion project this week.
Canada can’t meet its Paris climate targets without reducing emissions from the oil and gas sector, experts say.
They are threatening a court challenge if the Liberal cabinet approves the Trans Mountain expansion next week, saying it would put Canada’s youth at risk.
This is the strongest signal yet that the government is determined to get the pipeline built
Expanding the pipeline does not guarantee Canada will be able to sell its dirt-cheap crude in Asia
On Monday, activists delivered a blow to oil pipeline giant Enbridge by locking employees out of affiliated banks, political offices, and other businesses.
Burnaby's silver-haired mayor Derek Corrigan has already said he is willing to stand in front of a bulldozer to stop Kinder Morgan's proposed pipeline expansion. Now, after winning a landslide election last week, he has declared war on the company.