Climate Change / Oct 18, 2017

Cleaning the Pipes: Ten key takeaways from the cancellation of Energy East

Energy East is dead. This month’s decision by TransCanada to cancel its proposed pipeline to send 1.1 million barrels per day of tar sands…Read More


Climate Change / Oct 05, 2017

Victory! Energy East is dead

TransCanada just pulled the plug on Energy East. This is a huge victory, and good news for the climate and all Canadians that stood…Read More


Climate Change / Oct 02, 2017

The federal government thinks you should pay for TransCanada’s dirty work

The federal government is offering to foot the bill for the additional cost of assessing the carbon pollution associated with the proposed Energy East…Read More


Climate Change / Sep 21, 2017

New report shreds pro-pipeline myths

Building pipelines to tidewater—like Energy East—will not fetch higher prices for tar sands oil. And we don’t need more tar sands pipelines to supply…Read More


Climate Change / Sep 08, 2017

Is TransCanada preparing to pull the plug on Energy East?

Big news! Yesterday, TransCanada asked the National Energy Board (NEB) to suspend its review of Energy East. TransCanada, the company behind the Energy East,…Read More


Climate Change / Aug 24, 2017

NEB will consider carbon pollution in its review of Energy East

Apparently you can teach an old dog new tricks. Yesterday, the National Energy Board (NEB) finally listened to Canadians and ruled that it will…Read More


Climate Change / Jun 30, 2017

Are Canada’s two largest provinces calling for the delay of the Energy East review?

We’ve been saying for nearly a year that the review of the proposed Energy East pipeline lacks credibility and needs to be delayed until…Read More


Climate Change / Jun 29, 2017

What are those pink things floating in the Rideau River?

This is a guest blog by Chris Weissflog, Co-Founder and Energy East Response Coordinator, Sustainable North Grenville     If you’ve recently visited the Baxter…Read More


Our rivers are at risk from tar sands oil pipelines

I know it’s a cliché but our rivers are the lifeblood of our existence. It’s not possible to over-emphasize the ecological, historical, cultural, and…Read More


Climate Change / Jun 01, 2017

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

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