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April 7, 2016
St. Louis County commissioners lining up behind pipelines
DULUTH, Minn. -- Five St. Louis County commissioners have joined their counterparts in other northern Minnesota counties supporting construction of new and expanded oil pipelines across the region. St. Louis County commissioners Steve Raukar, Keith Nelson, Tom Rukavina, Pete Stauber...
April 7, 2016 - 9:11pm
February 17, 2016
Enbridge pushes back pipeline projects, Cost of Sandpiper, Line 3 likely to rise; company points to delay in permitting as cause
ST. PAUL -- Another delay on the time table of two oil pipeline projects in northern Minnesota has opponents of the projects declaring victory. Enbridge Energy, the company behind the proposed Sandpiper and Line 3 projects, announced this week both pipelines won’t be ready until...
February 17, 2016 - 5:30pm
February 16, 2016
Enbridge says Sandpiper, Line 3 replacement delayed to 2019
HOUSTON -- Enbridge Energy Partners LP said on Tuesday that its Sandpiper and Line 3 replacement pipeline projects have been delayed to 2019 from 2017 to allow for completion of environmental reviews and further permitting in Minnesota. Enbridge Inc's U.S. arm also said costs of both...
February 16, 2016 - 5:03pm
December 8, 2015
Enbridge pipeline projects stuck in regulatory ‘quagmire’
EDINA, Minn. -- Small-town coffee shops. State commission hearings. The Minnesota Court of Appeals. Two Enbridge pipeline projects that would traverse northern Minnesota have been discussed in just about every venue in the state -- and there’s still so much more to do before the...
News/Nation and World
December 8, 2015 - 5:40pm
Rally in Duluth Civic Center protests pipeline's potential to pollute
DULUTH, Minn. -- Four of the seven environmental activists charged with trespassing in the Duluth offices of Enbridge Energy last month while...
News/Nation and World
December 8, 2015 - 5:18pm
December 7, 2015
State's decision on Dakota Access Pipeline could come next month
BISMARCK — A decision on the North Dakota route of the Dakota Access Pipeline could come in January as the Public Service Commission continues to discuss unresolved issues on the Bakken crude oil pipeline. During a work session Monday, commissioners said one of the major issues...
December 7, 2015 - 6:00pm
November 18, 2015
Enbridge cuts 5 percent of workforce in Canada and U.S.
CALGARY -- Canada's largest pipeline company Enbridge Inc cut 5 percent of its workforce on Monday, a company spokesman said, as low crude prices continued to drag on the North American oil and gas industry. Enbridge spokesman Graham White said the reductions were made across Canada...
News/Nation and World
November 18, 2015 - 8:32pm
October 1, 2015
Minnesota regulators place Sandpiper pipeline project on hold after court decision
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Minnesota regulators took the “wait and see approach” Thursday, staying its approval of an oil pipeline with potential courtroom battles looming. The state Public Utilities Commission voted to suspend its approval of a key permit needed for the Sandpiper...
October 1, 2015 - 2:06pm
Canadian synthetic and Bakken crude rise on Line 9 approval
CALGARY, Alberta -- Canadian light synthetic crude and North Dakota Bakken crude for November delivery strengthened on Thursday after Enbridge received approval from regulators to open its Line 9 crude pipeline. Line 9 will ship 300,000 barrels per day of mostly light inland...
October 1, 2015 - 11:31am
September 9, 2015
Lawsuit challenges Enbridge pipelines
MINNEAPOLIS — A lawsuit filed by environmentalist groups against the federal government is expected to have broad implications on several oil pipeline development projects in North Dakota and Minnesota. Oral arguments will be heard by federal judge Michael Davis in Minneapolis...
September 9, 2015 - 11:25pm
June 4, 2015
Minnesota reservation voices concerns about Sandpiper pipeline
BAGLEY, Minn. --The White Earth Tribal Council held a public hearing Thursday regarding Enbridge's plan to place the Sandpiper Pipeline through land and water areas impacting tribal lands. If the company's certificate of need and the route are approved by the Minnesota Public...
June 4, 2015 - 10:42pm
May 28, 2015
Minnesota tribe plans Sandpiper public hearing
ONAMIA, Minn. — The Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe plans its own public hearing next Friday on the proposed Sandpiper crude oil pipeline — the same day the state will decide whether to allow construction of the controversial project. Dissatisfied with what tribal officials call a...
May 28, 2015 - 11:34pm
May 11, 2015
Enbridge creates new environmental grant program
SUPERIOR, Wis. -- To lessen the environmental impact along pipeline construction routes, Enbridge announced Monday the creation of a new grant program. Called the Ecofootprint Grant Program, communities in North Dakota, Minnesota and Wisconsin along the route of the proposed Sandpiper...
May 11, 2015 - 6:12pm
May 9, 2015
Waiting for Sandpiper: Enbridge project on hold as findings are reviewed
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Those anxiously awaiting word on the proposed Sandpiper pipeline across northern North Dakota and Minnesota have a bit of a wait ahead of them — to the dismay of many who are clamoring for pipelines to ease the overburdened oil train rail system and fears of...
May 9, 2015 - 7:08pm
May 6, 2015
Drill tests pipeline company spill skills
TOWNER, N.D. – Enbridge employees simulated a worst-case scenario Wednesday to practice how they would respond to an oil spill in the Souris...
May 6, 2015 - 8:53pm