Trans Mountain Mining News

Anti-Trans Mountain pipeline funds flow from unexpected sources

Well-funded environmental groups opposed to Trans Mountain received NEB funding.

Pipelines to remain a focal point for Canada's Gov't this year

Trans Mountain expansion will be on many voters’ minds in federal and Alberta elections; trade wars promise to add uncertainty to export market.

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.

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.

Why Alberta oil will be California-bound

But Asia rises as potential market for Trans Mountain crude say analysts.

Trans Mountain pipeline battle set for NEB hearing today

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

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 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.

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.

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.

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

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

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.