Protesters rally against Line 3 pipeline at Enbridge office in Minnesota

Dozens of people rallied outside a Minnesota office of Enbridge to protest the company’s proposed Line 3 oil pipeline replacement. Protesters said six members of their group chained themselves to a gate early Monday at Enbridge’s office in Bemidji, prompting…

Minnesota court reverses regulators’ decision on impact of Enbridge Energy’s Line 3 pipeline

The Minnesota Court of Appeals on Monday said state regulators must conduct a further review for Enbridge Energy‘s plan to replace its deteriorating Line 3 crude oil pipeline because the project’s environmental impact statement doesn’t address the possibility of an…

Minnesota regulators stand by approval of Enbridge Line 3 pipeline

Minnesota utility regulators have granted a final approval to Enbridge Energy’s proposed Line 3 crude oil pipeline replacement. The Public Utilities Commission on Tuesday unanimously rejected the last pending petitions for reconsideration, including one from the state Commerce Department. READ…

Enbridge spent $11M lobbying Minnesota over Line 3 pipeline in 2018

A new report shows Enbridge spent US$11 million last year lobbying leaders in Minnesota, where the Calgary-based oil company is fighting to replace its aging Line 3 pipeline despite opposition from local tribes and environmentalists. Story continues below The Minnesota…

MEG Energy unlikely to expand oilsands project with Line 3 pipeline delays

The CEO of MEG Energy Corp. says a one-year delay in Enbridge Inc.’s Line 3 pipeline replacement project makes it highly unlikely it will approve an option to spend about $75 million to complete an expansion of its Christina Lake…

Appeal of Line 3 pipeline project filed by Minnesota governor’s administration

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton’s administration on Friday appealed a state regulatory panel’s approval of Enbridge’s plan to replace its aging Line 3 oil pipeline across northern Minnesota. The Minnesota Department of Commerce said the Public Utilities Commission got its decisions…

Opponents of Line 3 pipeline replacement project file appeals in Minnesota

Opponents of Enbridge’s plan to replace its aging Line 3 crude oil pipeline across northern Minnesota filed appeals Wednesday to challenge the state Public Utilities Commission’s approval of the project. Environmental and tribal groups filed their initial notices with the…

Protesters rally as Minnesota regulators reaffirm approval for Enbridge’s Line 3 pipeline project

Minnesota regulators reaffirmed their support Monday for Enbridge’s proposal to replace its aging Line 3 crude oil pipeline across the northern part of the state, while dozens of protesters walked out of the overflow hearing to make a point about…