Pipeline is planned to cross Stewart and Endako rivers, where the highly imperilled species lives
Both sides pointing to comments made by late Peter Lougheed on whether project should go ahead
Accusing Enbridge of blocking marine planning that would have provided information
Mexico’s state-owned oil company said there was a gas leak, followed by an explosion
B.C. NDP leader vowed yesterday to subject Enbridge to a “made in B.C.” environmental assessment for Northern Gateway.
Oil company emphasizes “99.999” pipeline safety record; critics say company is playing “catch-up.”
Province wants company to include “world-leading” plans to respond to oil spills.
Economist says royalty sharing confuses the issue, and Clark’s government would be better off examining possibilities such as a targeted tax.
Premier Christy Clark says the province needs to be better compensated due to environmental risks.
BC’s demands for bigger share of benefits shrugged off by Alberta.