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Where to start? There has been so much disappointing news recently regarding the oil port that TransCanada would like to build in Cacouna, Quebec as part of its proposed Energy East pipeline project.  On Sunday, August 31, the Quebec Superior Court dismissed an injunction application filed by citizens and environmental groups requesting the suspension of proposed drilling...
Actualité - 13 September 2014 - Tag : Advocacy, Energy East, Tar sands toolkit, TransCanada
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Actualité - 13 September 2014 - Tag : Advocacy, Energy East, Tar sands toolkit, TransCanada
On Tuesday, August 19, the Council of Canadians released a report, Energy East: Where Oil Meets Water, on the spill risks TransCanada’s proposed Energy East pipeline poses to waterways along the pipeline path.
Actualité - 28 August 2014 - Tag : Advocacy, Drinking water, Kalamazoo oil spill, Tar sands toolkit, TransCanada
The Centre québécois du droit de l'environnement invites you to a benefit concert on Wednesday, July 2 at Cabaret La Tulipe in Montreal. An opportunity to spend a wonderful evening in the company of Zachary Richard, Paul Piché, Mario Caliari, Les Zélées, Fred Dubé, Bernadette, Mario Saint-Amand and Christian Bégin.
Actualité - 30 June 2014 - Tag : Advocacy, Belugas, Cacouna, Energy East, Oil port, Tar sands toolkit, TransCanada
The transporting and processing of tar sands crudes will have insignificant economic benefits for Quebec, according to Economics of Transporting and Processing Tar Sands Crudes in Quebec, a report published today by The Goodman Group, Greenpeace and Equiterre.
Actualité - 2 June 2014 - Tag : Advocacy, Greenpeace, Tar sands toolkit, The Goodman Group
Wednesday, February 5, the Centre for Sustainable Development (better known by its official name, Maison du développement durable) and Equiterre will welcome British Columbia's Tzeporah Berman for a noon-hour talk in English, Tarsands Expansion: An Opportunity or a Threat, about how the push for new pipelines and tarsands expansion is creating unprecedented community...
Here's something to cheer you up in light of the recent bad news that a Quebec parliamentary committee has come out in favour of Enbridge's Line 9B reversal project, which could bring tar sands crude through Quebec, contributing to the growth of one of Canada's most polluting industries.
Actualité - 10 December 2013 - Tag : Advocacy, Enbridge, Fight against climate change, Line 9, Tar sands toolkit
As world leaders meet in Poland to discuss international climate commitments, more than 130 communities across Canada participated on Saturday, November 16 in Defend our Climate, Defend our Communities, a national day of action to show that there is a growing movement to stop pipelines, reckless tar sands expansion and runaway climate change. Well over 10,000 participants took...
The rapid pace of oilsands development is creating economic risks and regional disparities that need to be addressed, according to a new report released today by the Pembina Institute and Equiterre.
Actualité - 13 November 2013 - Tag : Advocacy, Pembina Institute, Tar sands, Tar sands toolkit
Governments should do more to mitigate risks and regional disparities associated with rapid oilsands expansion. Calgary/Montreal/Ottawa, November 13, 2013 – The rapid pace of oilsands development is creating economic risks and regional disparities that need to be addressed, according to a new report released today by the Pembina Institute and Equiterre.
Communiqué - 13 November 2013 - Tag : Advocacy, Pembina, Tar sands, Tar sands toolkit