TransCanada fails to say how Energy East would cross major Canadian rivers

Jun 01, 2017 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Energy East

APPLICATION INCOMPLETE! In its application to the National Energy Board (NEB) to build Energy East, TransCanada has failed to say how the proposed pipeline…Read More


NEB review panel may assess Energy East’s carbon pollution

May 19, 2017 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Energy East

After years of advocacy and thousands of emails from supporters like you, the National Energy Board (NEB) finally listened: The climate impacts of the…Read More


Expert Panel report recommends NEB overhaul – but is it enough?

May 17, 2017 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Energy East

On Monday, the Expert Panel on the Modernization of the National Energy Board (NEB) released its report and recommendations on how to fix Canada’s…Read More


ALL waterways must be protected from Energy East spills, say NW Ontario residents

May 10, 2017 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Energy East

All water is equally important and all waterways that would be crossed by the proposed Energy East pipeline are “significant.” This resounding message was…Read More


Big changes ahead for Canada’s environmental laws

Apr 11, 2017 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Climate Change

Canadians deserve better. And it’s entirely possible for the federal government to deliver better. That was a key conclusion of the Expert Panel that…Read More


How to overhaul Canada’s pipeline regulator

Apr 07, 2017 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Climate Change, Energy East

In the 21st century, we need energy regulation for a clean economy, not a rubber stamp for high-carbon fossil fuel projects Last Friday was…Read More


Four Reasons Keystone XL will not get built

Mar 28, 2017 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Climate Change

On Friday, U.S. President Donald Trump issued a Presidential Permit that clears the path for TransCanada to cross the Canada-U.S. border with its proposed…Read More


Seven oil multinationals that are pulling out of Canada’s tar sands

Mar 14, 2017 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Climate Change, Energy East

Last week brought big news that Royal Dutch Shell, one of the world’s largest multinational oil companies, would sell off its Canadian tar sands…Read More


Time to get serious about a managed decline of the tar sands

Feb 22, 2017 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Climate Change, Energy East

Lost in the media mayhem surrounding the new U.S. administration, a little-noticed report was released in February that showed the 100 megatonne (MT) cap…Read More


VOID: NEB rules Energy East review must be completely restarted

Jan 27, 2017 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Energy East

This morning, the new Energy East panel ruled that the National Energy Board (NEB) review of Energy East must be restarted from scratch. All…Read More