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Burnaby loses bid for injunction against Kinder Morgan

Burnaby loses bid for injunction against Kinder Morgan

A BC court has rejected the City of Burnaby's latest bid to block Kinder Morgan crews from carrying out survey work for the Texas company's proposed oil pipeline.


BC govt bowed to oil lobby on deregulation of gas plants

BC govt bowed to oil lobby on deregulation of gas plants: documents

The BC government's controversial, failed elimination of environmental reviews for gas plants came under pressure from the oil and gas lobby, documents reveal.


Enbridge will likely miss 2018 construction start for Northern Gateway

Enbridge will likely miss 2018 construction start for Northern Gateway

The president of Northern Gateway says it's unlikely the project will start up in 2018 as Enbridge seeks to win over BC First Nations groups, many of which remain adamantly opposed to the project.



Burnaby issues Kinder Morgan stop work order over pipeline survey

Burnaby issues Kinder Morgan stop work order over pipeline survey

The City of Burnaby issued stop work permits today to US pipeline builder Kinder Morgan regarding planned survey work in protected areas on Burnaby Mountain.


SFU, regional district expand Peace Valley water study re oil and gas

SFU, regional district expand Peace Valley water study re: oil and gas

SFU and the Peace River Regional District are conducting expanded baseline studies of water in the region, in connection to increased oil and gas activities.


NEB sides with Kinder Morgan, but company must respect Burnaby's bylaws

NEB sides with Kinder Morgan, but company must respect Burnaby’s bylaws

Kinder Morgan has permission from the NEB to access Burnaby Mountain, says lawyer Greg McDade, but it doesn't have permission to overrule Burnaby's by-laws, which may prohibit some activities in protected areas.