U.S. Congress wants review of Keystone pipeline in wake of North Dakota spill

Top U.S. House Democrats have called for a federal review of the Keystone pipeline and the agency that regulates it in the wake of 1.4-million-litre (383,000-gallon) spill in northeastern North Dakota, the latest of three spills along the line in…

Land affected by Keystone pipeline leak 10 times bigger than thought

A crude oil spill from the Keystone pipeline in eastern North Dakota has turned out to have affected almost 10 times the amount of land as first reported, a state regulator said Monday. North Dakota environmental scientist Bill Suess said…

Keystone pipeline back in service after North Dakota breach: company

The owner of the Keystone pipeline says the line has returned to service after a breach that leaked an estimated 1.4 million litres of oil in northeastern North Dakota late last month. TC Energy Corporation says the move follows the…

Edmonton drinking water ‘perfectly safe’ despite pipeline spill into tributary of North Saskatchewan River: EPCOR

Four days after the Alberta Energy Regulator was told 40,000 litres of oil emulsion leaked from a pipeline into a creek that feeds into the North Saskatchewan River, Edmonton’s primary utility provider says the city’s drinking water is “perfectly safe.”…

Cleanup underway after Baytex Energy pipeline leak in northern Alberta

Cleanup crews are on site in northeastern Alberta after an estimated 100,000 litres of salty produced water leaked from a pipeline operated by Baytex Energy Corp. The Alberta Energy Regulator says the leak was reported last Wednesday. It says the…

TransCanada says Keystone pipeline likely the source of Missouri oil leak

TransCanada Corp. believes its Keystone pipeline is likely the source of an oil leak near St. Louis that Missouri officials have estimated at 6,814 litres, a spokesman for the company said Friday. Sections of both the Keystone pipeline and Enbridge’s…

Missouri oil leak prompts closure of parts of Keystone pipeline, Enbridge’s Platte pipeline

An oil leak near St. Louis prompted the closure of parts of two pipelines as crews work to determine the source, company officials and Missouri regulators said Thursday. The leak was discovered Wednesday near St. Charles, Missouri, about 48 kilometres…