Chief Thomas says the Trans Mountain Proposal presents too great of a risk for the Tsleil-Waututh Nation to grant its consent.
Two environmental organizations and more than individuals join experts in withdrawing from the National Energy Board hearings due to flawed and biased process.
Environmental groups renew concerns over Kinder Morgan’s application to triple its oil pipeline capacity from Alberta to the BC coast.
BC residents have been barred from participating in regulatory hearings about a proposed pipeline expansion project that will run through their backyards.
The National Energy Board approved an increase in tanker traffic in Burrard Inlet by 25,000 barrels a day.
After more than 12,000 people surrounded the White House to protest the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline, activists on the other side of North America are making it known that tar sands pipelines will also meet fierce opposition here.
Canadian actress Margot Kidder, who played Louise Lane in the Superman movies, was arrested last week at a protest outside the White House. Over 2,000 people, including other celebrities such as Danny Glover, have vowed to face arrest as part of a mass civil disobedience in opposition to the “super-sizing” of the Keystone pipeline.