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Group challenges permit for oil pipeline in national forest

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — An advocacy group is suing the U.S. Forest Service for allowing an underground oil pipeline in the Huron-Manistee National Forest without conducting an environmental analysis. The Sierra Club lawsuit targets a pipeline owned by Enbridge Energy Partners LP. Known as Line 5, it starts in North Dakota and ends in Sarnia, Ontario. A section runs through ...

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Canada’s B.C. bans transport of oil in pipelines built for LNG

VANCOUVER, Jan 6 – British Columbia has banned the transport of oil on pipelines built specifically for proposed liquefied natural gas terminals, in an effort to quell fears that those lines could eventually be converted to carry oil sands crude to coastal markets. The regulation covers six proposed pipelines, which would all carry natural gas destined for LNG export terminals ...

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Company proposing natural gas mega-line in Michigan argued in 2012 that line ‘unneeded’

Keith Matheny | The Detroit Free Press The energy company that wants to build a mega, multi-state natural gas pipeline through six southeast Michigan counties on its way to Sarnia, Ontario, because of what it called “growing markets” had argued just the opposite when it sold an existing line to another company less than two years ago because it said ...

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Natural gas mega-pipeline plan has Michigan residents bracing for disruption


Keith Matheny, Gannett Michigan | Livingston Daily A major interstate natural gas transmission pipeline proposed to pass through Michigan on its way to Ontario has some residents feeling a sense of dej… vu. Some of the same residents already endured torn-up yards and disrupted lives from a major oil pipeline project last year. They’re exhausted and still reeling from what they ...

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Human waste equates to money and power in Inland Empire agency’s sustainable energy bid

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ONTARIO — Human waste is being turned into money and power in Ontario. It’s a scenario that fuel cell industry researchers and supporters hope will continue to expand throughout the state as the government and industry continue the bid for more sustainable energy. The Inland Empire Utilities Agency sewage treatment plant in Ontario is using a product from wastewater to ...

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