Kinder Morgan Mining News

Canada’s controversial Trans Mountain pipeline squashed by court

Ruling effectively halts construction of the 1,150-kilometre project indefinitely.

Ottawa offers to cover losses on Trans Mountain delays — for any company

Finance Minister says indemnification would stay in place even if Kinder Morgan walks away.

Canada’s Desjardins not scratching pipeline loans after all

Lender is moving to a carbon-neutral state by offsetting its own greenhouse gas emissions through the purchase of carbon credits starting this year.

Canadian pipeline protesters launch new battle from the water

More than a hundred environmental activists gathered last weekend to practice seaborne drills to disrupt construction on Kinder Morgan's Westridge crude oil terminal.

Canada’s Desjardins mulls scratching pipeline loans on environmental concerns

The lender has been evaluating its pipeline-related policy for months and said it may make the decision of not financing those kinds of projects permanent before year-end.

Kinder Morgan Canada falls in trading debut on concerns over Trans Mountain project

Construction of the $7.4 billion project is scheduled to begin in September and should be completed by December 2019.

Kinder Morgan expected to spend up to $300M on Trans Mountain expansion

That is how much the company will have to spend just getting the expansion project shovel-ready, according to Conference Board of Canada estimates.

Trans Mountain pipeline is nowhere close to approval

Kinder Morgan expects a final decision on pipeline twinning process within four to six weeks.

Trans Mountain pipeline battle set for NEB hearing today

Brace yourselves Canadians, the pipeline drama is about to heat up again.

Kinder Morgans Trans Mountain pipeline wins court battle against Burnaby

Burnaby's bylaw battle against the Trans Mountain pipeline has been shut down by a B.C. Supreme Court judge who has declared that the National Energy Board rules take precedence over the city's.

Approval of Kinder Morgan's pipeline expansion subject to 145 conditions

The company will review the conditions and submit comments to the National Energy Board next week.

Kinder Morgan pipeline opponents set up new base camp

Pipeline opponents have vacated Burnaby Mountain but are now camping out at the entrance to Kinder Morgan's Westridge Marine Terminal.

Kinder Morgan wins battle over pipeline expansion in Canada

The National Energy Board said Kinder Morgan can conduct survey work at Burnaby Mountain, despite opposition from the city.

Kinder Morgan merges assets in $70-billion deal

The merger is the largest in the energy sector in the last 15 years.

NEB Trans Mountain decision delayed by proposed route revision

The company’s preferred corridor would include a trenchless drill crossing a conservation area.

"Emergency services may be withheld": Burnaby warns Kinder Morgan

The city’s lawyer Greg McDade stated Trans Mountain has not consulted with or obtained any agreements with the city’s fire, police, and emergency services.

There can be “economic benefits” from oil spills — Kinder Morgan

Company claims comment was part of a requirement for the application to the National Energy Board.

Public muzzled in Trans Mountain debate, critics say

Unlike it happened for the Northern Gateway project, there will be no public hearing schedule for the Trans Mountain pipeline.

Canada says whales no longer in danger as oil pipeline verdict looms

Despite objections from several groups, the Harper government declared over the weekend the humpback a "species of special concern" under the Species at Risk Act (SARA).

Kinder Morgan applies to nearly triple capacity for western Canadian pipeline

The expansion would help increase Canadian crude exports to Asian and US markets.

Alberta, B.C. mulling oil transport options in case pipelines never built

Rail to fill the "void" to the West Coast

Enbridge's $5.5bn Northern Gateway to move oil by 2018

But the Calgary-based company acknowledges the path will be full of obstacles.

12 barrels of oil leak from Kinder Morgan's pipeline, forces emergency shut down

Near the town of Merritt in southwestern British Columbia.

Kinder Morgan goes ahead with its $5 billion pipeline expansion to Vancouver

Kinder Morgan (NYSE: KMP) is going ahead with its planned $5 billion expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline in Canada, which brings crude oil from the Alberta oil sands to Vancouver’s port.