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Line 5 shutdown threatens fuel shortages, high costs, job losses

Line 5 shutdown threatens fuel shortages, high costs, job losses

New permits for Enbridge to replace a pipeline on the lakebed of Michigan’s Straits of Mackinac with an underground utility tunnel are a step forward, but there’s still a chance the governor of Michigan will succeed in her efforts to shut it down entirely.
Oil and gas to lead US energy consumption to 2050, says new forecast

Oil and gas to lead US energy consumption to 2050, says new forecast

Oil and gas will continue to dominate US energy consumption through 2050, according to the latest outlook from the US Energy Information Administration (EIA).
Calls to scuttle Canadian pipelines ignore growing global demand for oil and gas

Calls to scuttle Canadian pipelines ignore growing global demand for oil and gas

Despite growing global demand, anti-oil and gas groups are intensifying their campaign against Canadian pipeline projects now that US president Joe Biden has canceled the border crossing permit for Keystone XL.
Another record year for oil sands research spending to reduce GHGs, costs

Another record year for oil sands research spending to reduce GHGs, costs

Canada’s oil and gas producers continue to increase spending to reduce their environmental footprint and improve cost competitiveness.
First Nation chief says Keystone XL project a lifeline for Indigenous communities

First Nation chief says Keystone XL project a lifeline for Indigenous communities

Saskatchewan First Nation Chief Alvin Francis has a little advice for new US President Joe Biden – grandfather to grandfather.
Labour unions, businesses push to keep Keystone XL project alive

Labour unions, businesses push to keep Keystone XL project alive

Labour union and business leaders in the US and Canada are calling for new president Joe Biden to reconsider his cancellation of the border permit for the Keystone XL pipeline, arguing for the project’s jobs, economic benefits, and groundbreaking approach to environmental protection.
A Matter of Fact: Line 5 safe, critical for communities in Michigan, Ohio, Ontario and Quebec

A Matter of Fact: Line 5 safe, critical for communities in Michigan, Ohio, Ontario and Quebec

A critical piece of energy infrastructure linking the US and Canada is at risk of being shut down.
Canada’s pipeline capacity woes slashed at least $14 billion from oil producers’ bottom line

Canada’s pipeline capacity woes slashed at least $14 billion from oil producers’ bottom line

Call it a US$14-billion lost opportunity. Heavy oil producers in western Canada could have earned at least $3 more per barrel on average over the last half-decade if there had been enough pipeline capacity, according to a new report by IHS Markit.
A Matter of Fact: Line 3 Replacement Project safe, required and responsible

A Matter of Fact: Line 3 Replacement Project safe, required and responsible

Work is underway to complete the final leg of Enbridge’s Line 3 Replacement Project, bringing jobs, opportunities and safer, more reliable energy to communities in Minnesota and beyond.
Report warns global energy crisis looming without increased oil and gas investment

Report warns global energy crisis looming without increased oil and gas investment

A significant increase in oil and gas investment is required to stave off a coming global energy crisis, according to an international body that represents energy ministers from 70 producing and consuming nations including Canada, the United States, China, India, Norway and Saudi Arabia.