No significant impacts on Lake Superior found from Line 3 pipeline: review

An updated environmental review released by a state agency in the U.S. on Monday found no serious threat to Lake Superior if crude oil ever leaked from a new pipeline to replace Enbridge’s aging Line 3 across northern Minnesota. State…

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…