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December 13, 2014
Groups file lawsuit for broader review of Sandpiper project
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Two Minnesota environmental groups filed suit in state district court Friday, asking for a broader environmental review for the proposed Enbridge Energy Sandpiper oil pipeline across northern Minnesota. The Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy and Friends...
December 13, 2014 - 8:06pm
December 3, 2014
Enbridge paves the way for another pipeline project in Minnesota
CLEARBROOK, Minn. — Representatives from Canadian oil company Enbridge Energy met with residents in Clearbrook on Wednesday, the first in a series of open houses in December ahead of another planned massive pipeline project across northern Minnesota. The project discussed at the...
December 3, 2014 - 10:42pm
November 27, 2014
Enbridge wants southern route for Line 3
DULUTH, Minn. — Enbridge Energy has announced a series of public meetings in December to explain plans for its proposed reconstruction of a pipeline from Canada to Superior, including the company’s preferred route across northern Minnesota. The 1,031-mile Pipeline No. 3 would...
November 27, 2014 - 8:34pm
October 30, 2014
Enbridge denied request to not explore alternate Sandpiper pipeline routes
ST. PAUL, Minn. — The Sandpiper pipeline will remain in limbo until the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission can review all outstanding petitions, the body decided Thursday. The commission denied a motion by the North Dakota Pipeline Co., a subsidiary of Canada-based Enbridge,...
October 30, 2014 - 8:00pm
October 25, 2014
Kinder Morgan Canada pipeline plans hits mountain of opposition
VANCOUVER — A Western Canadian pipeline once seen as the best near-term hope for sending more of the country’s controversial tar sands crude to Asia has hit another snag: aboriginal communities intent on using the courts to block the proposed expansion. Kinder Morgan Energy Partners’...
October 25, 2014 - 10:00pm
October 15, 2014
Enbridge donates 19 trucks to emergency response in Oil Patch
MINOT — A pipeline company has donated a fleet of pickups to several North Dakota emergency response organizations. Enbridge Pipelines gave 19 trucks to several police, fire and emergency departments in western North Dakota. “These departments are made up largely of volunteers,”...
October 15, 2014 - 9:05pm
September 30, 2014
Enbridge delays proposed Sandpiper: Company blames Minnesota regulators for longer process
DULUTH, Minn. — Enbridge Energy Inc. on Tuesday said its proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline between western North Dakota and Superior, Wis., won’t be completed until 2017, about a year behind the company’s original estimate. Enbridge announced the delay in a filing with the federal...
September 30, 2014 - 9:49pm
September 22, 2014
Not giving up on Keystone: Advocates, opponents continue to push for decision on Keystone XL
One of North America’s most controversial pipeline projects has been in limbo for nearly a decade, and a decision from the U.S. president isn’t...
September 22, 2014 - 12:04pm
September 11, 2014
Minnesota to take time to study Sandpiper route: Enbridge, environmental groups scrutinize projects ‘drawn with a crayon’
ST. PAUL, Minn. — It all started with a crayon. At least that was the rhetoric used during Thursday’s Minnesota Public Utilities Commission hearing regarding proposed alternate routes for the Sandpiper Pipeline project. The original route, along with the eight proposed “system...
September 11, 2014 - 9:48pm
August 29, 2014
Minnesota PUC advances Enbridge pipeline expansion
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Despite procedural concerns and plenty of public outcry, the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission voted Thursday to issue...
August 29, 2014 - 11:18pm
August 28, 2014
Honor the Earth rallies at Enbridge offices: Group continues Sandpiper protests
BEMIDJI, Minn. —An environmental group opposed to the proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline held a rally Thursday at the Bemidji offices of the energy...
August 28, 2014 - 10:10pm
August 27, 2014
DNR wants new Sandpiper pipeline route
BEMIDJI, Minn. — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has taken a stricter stance on the proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline, citing environmental concerns. Calgary-based Enbridge Energy plans to build a $2.6 billion, 616-mile pipeline to transport crude oil from the Bakken...
August 27, 2014 - 10:30pm
August 21, 2014
‘Ride for Mother Earth’ protests pipeline route: ‘Honor the Earth’ movement continues demonstrations
BRAINERD, Minn. — Environmental activists on horseback passed through the Brainerd lakes area this week with the mission to raise awareness...
August 21, 2014 - 10:26pm
Enbridge sees pipeline as fuel for energy independence, economic growth
Enbridge, the company behind the controversial Sandpiper pipeline that would move oil across northern Minnesota, says the project will bring construction jobs and property tax dollars to the state and be part of the goal of achieving energy independence. The proposed $2.6 billion...
August 21, 2014 - 10:22pm
August 9, 2014
The (pipe)line that divided the people: Politicians weigh in on Sandpiper crude oil system
BEMIDJI, Minn. — In the shadow of a state decision Thursday to study alternative routes for the proposed $2.6 billion Sandpiper crude oil pipeline, politicians weighed in on whether to wait for new and different pathways through Minnesota or go ahead with Enbridge Energy’s original...
August 9, 2014 - 11:19pm