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Hundreds Of Barrels Of Oil Spill In Wisconsin

Reuters | Posted 09.27.2012 | Green

* Enbridge restarts 2 pipelines, including 670,000 bpd Line 6A * Line 14 pipeline remains shut, unclear when it will restart ...

We Are the Kalamazoo

Michael Brune | Posted 09.19.2012 | Green
Michael Brune

On July 25, 2010, an oil company spilled more than a million gallons of toxic tar sands crude just a few miles from Susan Connolly's house. As the spill spread, they could smell the fumes. But it wasn't until later that night that they realized something was seriously wrong

Enbridge Pipeline Leak Is Second Alberta Pipeline Spill In Two Weeks

Reuters | Posted 08.20.2012 | Green

* 345,000 bpd line shut after leak at pump station * Quick restart expected * Second Alberta spill in less than two week...

Unaccountable Oil: Enbridge Pipeline and "Ethical Oil" PR Pollution

James Hoggan | Posted 03.19.2012 | Green
James Hoggan

Is this the kind of transparency that would give you confidence in how Enbridge might account for itself in the wake of an out-of-sight oil spill?

Controversy Mars Start Of Canadian Pipeline Review Process

AP | ROB GILLIES | Posted 03.12.2012 | Green

KITIMAAT VILLAGE, British Columbia (AP) — The chief of an aboriginal community that stands to be most affected by a proposed pipeline to Canada's Pa...

Northern Gateway Pipeline Decision Delayed Until Late 2013

Brendan DeMelle | Posted 02.06.2012 | Green
Brendan DeMelle

In the wake of the Obama administration's year-long delay of the Keystone XL pipeline decision, Canadian officials today delayed their decision on yet another controversial tar sands pipeline.

Pipeline Problems: The Mess Remains One Year After Kalamazoo River Oil Spill

Henry Henderson | Posted 09.26.2011 | Chicago
Henry Henderson

A year later, the cleanup continues, and it is clear that we were asking the right questions. The oil spill packed a bigger wallop than anyone expected at the time because of the unique properties of tar sands oil.

Romeoville Oil Spill Cost: Enbridge Estimates Cleanup At $60 Million

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — The company behind a pipeline leak this month near Chicago estimates it will cost up to $60 million to clean up the area where hundred...

Romeoville Oil Spill: More Than 250,000 Gallons Of Oil Recovered In Chicago Suburb

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

ROMEOVILLE, Ill. — Federal officials say more than 250,000 gallons of oil have been recovered from the site of a pipeline leak near Chicago. Bu...

After Summer Of Oil Spills, Enbridge Restarts Michigan Pipeline

AP | TIM MARTIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

LANSING, Mich. — After a two-month shutdown, oil flowed Monday through a pipeline that leaked more than 800,000 gallons of oil in southern Michi...

Oil Infrastructure Failure: Three Strikes for Enbridge

Henry Henderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Henry Henderson

Pipelines don't take care of themselves. They carry diverse toxic material, under great pressure. They require care, close observation and proactive maintenance that sadly seems missing from the Enbridge tool kit

EPA: Suburban Oil Spill Finally Stopped

AP | TAMMY WEBBER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Crews on Monday removed a 12-foot section of pipe at the site of an oil spill outside Chicago that led to a spike in regional gasoline...

Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline Not Worth the Gamble

Chris Genovali | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Chris Genovali

Marine and terrestrial environments, as well as natural capital within Northern Gateway's footprint will clearly be put at risk from a pipeline or oil tanker spill if the project moves ahead. Will British Columbians take the gamble?

Oil Prices Surge After Pipeline Shutdown

AP | SANDY SHORE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Oil prices surged Friday after a pipeline that delivered oil to Midwest refineries was shut down, raising questions about how long the supply may be d...

Michigan Oil Spill and World's Dirtiest Oil: Why Lie?

Henry Henderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Henry Henderson

Our region is the epicenter of refining for what has been called "the world's dirtiest oil." And you get a glimpse at how ugly the stuff is from the pipeline mess in Michigan.

Just Keep On Spilling

Jeffrey Rubin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jeffrey Rubin

Just as BP has finally succeeded in capping the ruptured Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico, Canadian pipeline giant Enbridge has sprung a leak in the...

Oil Spill Moves North.

Giles Slade | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Giles Slade

I spoke to Ian McAllister author of two unforgettably beautiful books: The Last Wild Wolves and the Great Bear Rainforest about some glossy full-color brochures sent to local rainforest citizens by the world's largest oil pipeline construction company.

Law and Disorder: A Killer for Whales

Chris Genovali | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Chris Genovali

The Gulf disaster is stirring memories of the Exxon Valdez oil spill. 21 years later, Prince William Sound may resemble a "paradise," but the legacy for killer whales has been anything but idyllic.

Gulf Oilpocalypse Has Canada's Rapt Attention

Chris Genovali | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Chris Genovali

In the wake of the Gulf Coast disaster, Canadian federal opposition parties have called for emergency hearings before the Commons Natural Resources Committee to discuss the need for more stringent safeguards against oil spills in Canada's Arctic.

Oil Prices Surge After MN Pipeline Bursts into Flames

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Oil prices jumped more than $3 Thursday after a fire erupted late Wednesday at a pipeline carrying crude oil from Canada to the U.S. Midwest, reboundi...