Trans Mountain pipeline: A look at key dates in the history of the project

The Trans Mountain pipeline expansion cleared another legal hurdle Thursday when the Supreme Court of Canada denied leave to appeal to First Nations that argue they were not properly consulted about the project. The decision appears to end legal arguments…

B.C. First Nations ask to appeal second federal approval of Trans Mountain pipeline

By The Canadian Press Posted April 7, 2020 4:27 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A group of B.C. First Nations is seeking to challenge the federal government’s second approval of…

Opposition parties promise new information on price of Trans Mountain pipeline

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted February 19, 2020 6:58 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Federal opposition parties are promising new information about the price of the Trans Mountain pipeline…

Trudeau: TMX approval process ‘needs to be done right’

Speaking to reporters in Winnipeg on Tuesday, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said that his government is moving slowly and carefully on the approval process for the Trans Mountain Pipeline, purchased by the federal government in 2018 for a cost…

B.C. government, environmentalists ‘disappointed’ over Trans Mountain court decision

The B.C. government, First Nations and environmental lawyers are using one word to describe the Supreme Court of Canada’s rejection of the latest court challenge against the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion: “disappointed.” The country’s highest court on Thursday shut down…

Federal Liberals won’t explain $500M figure for Trans Mountain revenues

The federal government says the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion will bring another $500 million a year in corporate tax revenue to be spent on fighting climate change, but the Liberals won’t say where they got that number. The figure was…

Pembina Pipeline $4.3B deal to buy Kinder Morgan cleared by Competition Bureau

Pembina Pipeline Corp. says the Canadian Competition Bureau has signed off on its $4.3-billion deal to buy assets from Kinder Morgan Inc. The Calgary-based company says the receipt of the “no-action letter” from the bureau clears the final regulatory hurdle…

$320M in government subsidies given to Trans Mountain in first half of 2019: report

The Trans Mountain pipeline received $320 million in subsidies from the Canadian and Alberta governments in the first half of 2019, says a new report by an economic institute that analyzes environmental issues. The money included $135.8 million in direct subsidies and…