Aamjiwnaang First Nation, Chippewas of the Thames First Nation concerned over spill potential
Expansion to Peace Pipeline System will deliver additional 40,000 barrels per day to Fox Creek terminal
Industry consulted in creation of report; no environmental organizations or other public interest groups
Bureaucrats concerned with Ottawa’s decision to deal with coastal oil spills from base in Quebec
Merv Tweed appointed president of Omnitrax Canada Inc. after announcing resignation from Commons
Industry Minister David Ramsay says there’s “great industry interest” in new parcels
Would carry tar sands from Flanagan, Ill., to company’s terminal in Cushing, Okla.
Will coat approximately 98 kilometres of 16-inch pipe and 46 kilometres of 29-inch pipe
New legislation that would offset the pipeline’s environmental impact could be enough to win support from Obama, one expert says.
Comes on same day as open house in suburban Vancouver on planned expansion of pipeline