B.C. First Nations disappointed by TMX court decision, vow to explore ‘all legal options’

A coalition of B.C. First Nations has expressed disappointment over the Supreme Court of Canada’s decision to dismiss their challenge of the federal government’s approval of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion. The court dismissed the appeal Thursday morning from the…

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…

Trans Mountain, LNG Canada say project progressing despite coronavirus pandemic

Energy projects like an LNG Canada export terminal and the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion may face short-term setbacks but the coronavirus pandemic and oil price crash shouldn’t threaten their long-term viability, economists say. Andrew Leach, an energy economist at the…

Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion pipe nearly half laid in Edmonton

April 14 2020 8:11pm Three months after construction started, pipe laying for the new segment of the Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion around Edmonton is almost half complete. Breanna Karstens-Smith reports. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if(…

TMX pipeline laying nearly half done in greater Edmonton area

Work to lay 50 kilometres of pipe for the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project is almost half complete in the greater Edmonton area. Construction began in December 2019. So far 23 kilometres has been laid. The majority of the pipe…

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…

Supreme Court will not hear challenges from B.C. groups on Trans Mountain pipeline expansion

The Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project has cleared another legal hurdle. The Supreme Court of Canada has decided not to hear five challenges from environment and Indigenous groups from British Columbia. Some had wanted the top court to consider whether…

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…

Trans Mountain pipeline Indigenous ownership talks launched by federal government

Finance Minister Bill Morneau says the federal government is launching a new set of consultations with Indigenous groups that will determine if and how they might take part in ownership of the Trans Mountain pipeline and its expansion project. Speaking…

Trans Mountain pipeline expansion now estimated to cost $12.6B, finish in 2022

Posted February 7, 2020 12:28 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The estimated cost of completing the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion has ballooned from an initial estimate of $7.4 billion to…