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Quebec and Ontario have made a deal to share electricity and to cooperate on climate change, notably, in regards to TransCanada's proposed Energy East pipeline. This unprecedented agreement will allow each province to:
Actualité - 29 November 2014 - Tag : Advocacy, Energy East, Green economy, Tar sands toolkit, TransCanada
Last week, so many of you accepted the challenge to sign our "No to tar sands" petition that our server conked out. In spite of the technical problems, we were able to collect 10,000 new signatures in a matter of days. Incredible! Thank you for responding en masse to our call. You are sending a clear signal to our leaders that Energy East will not go through!
Actualité - 15 November 2014 - Tag : Advocacy, Energy East, TransCanada
A coalition of environmental groups have won a temporary injunction suspending exploratory drilling by TransCanada in critical beluga habitat off of Cacouna, Quebec. The drilling was to find a place for a proposed oil port that TransCanada would build as part of its controversial Energy East pipeline project, which would bring highly polluting tar sands crude from Western...
Actualité - 28 September 2014 - Tag : Advocacy, Belugas, Cacouna, Energy East, Tar sands toolkit, TransCanada
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
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
Last week, the Pembina Institute released a report on the climate impact of the proposed Energy East pipeline showing that this project would lead to a significant increase in Canada's greenhouse gas emissions.  According to the Pembina Institute, Energy East "could generate up to 32 million tonnes of additional greenhouse gas emissions each year – an even...
Actualité - 11 February 2014 - Tag : Energy East, Organization, Pembina Institute, TransCanada
The Fondation québécoise pour la protection du patrimoine naturel (FQPPN) has come out against TransCanada's Energy East pipeline, which would cross the St. Lawrence River by the 12 kilometres of shoreline occupied by a nature reserve, Réserve naturelle des Battures-de-Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, owned by the group.  In a recent press release, the group expressed...
On November 16, thousands of people across Canada will come together in their communities to build a united wall of opposition to: pipeline projects such as Northern Gateway (Enbridge), Line 9 (Enbridge) and Energy East (TransCanada) reckless tar sands expansion runaway climate change Will you pledge to stand up in your community on November 16? Sign up to host...
Événement - 28 October 2013 - Tag : Advocacy, Enbridge, Energy East, Line 9, Northern Gateway, Theme Days
TransCanada, the company behind the controversial Keystone XL project, announced this summer that it would proceed with its Energy East Pipeline project. The company plans to convert an existing pipeline to carry crude oil from Alberta and Saskatchewan to Ontario, and to build a new pipeline from Cornwall, Ontario to Saint John, New Brunswick. The project would bring 1.1...
Actualité - 25 September 2013 - Tag : Advocacy, Energy East, Information sessions