The National Energy Board (NEB) will release its decision this afternoon on Kinder Morgan’s controversial Trans Mountain pipeline proposal, but the project faces an insurmountable wall of opposition, says the Council of Canadians.
The Energy East pipeline is our risk, their reward. That’s the message of a series of free town halls, hosted by the Council of Canadians, taking place from May 24 to 27 in Chipman, Belleisle Bay, Hampton and Saint John.
If the Trudeau government wants to regain public trust, the new process announced today must include an effective climate test and respect the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, says the Council of Canadians.
The people of North Bay are ramping up the fight against the Energy East pipeline project. Last week, Maude Barlow and I spent three amazing days there working with friends and allies to stop this dangerous and unneeded tar sands export pipeline.
Well over 300 Ottawa Centre residents packed a room last night to participate in Environment and Climate Minister Catherine McKenna's climate change consultation. The public townhall is part of new initiative launched by the federal government encouraging people to 'have our say' on climate change.