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Enbridge Inc.

3000 Fifth Avenue Place
425 - 1st Street S.W.
T2P 3L8

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Enbridge to add steel supports to controversial Great Lakes oil pipeline 25 September 2019

Canadian pipeline operator Enbridge Energy has received a permit from the US Army Corps of Engineers to install 54 supports under its Line 5 oil pipeline which runs under the Straits of Mackinac between the lower and upper Michigan peninsulas....

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One dead, five injured in Kentucky pipeline blast 05 August 2019

A natural gas pipeline belonging to Enbridge has exploded in Kentucky and killed one person. The blast occurred in the early hours of August 1, destroying railroad tracks and several homes in a nearby mobile home park where five people were hospitalised....

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Michigan sues Enbridge to close pipeline through Great Lakes 28 June 2019

The state of Michigan’s Attorney General has sued Enbridge Inc. in order to shut down the company’s Line 5 oil pipeline which runs under the Straits of Mackinac, through the Great Lakes. The lawsuit was filed on June 27 and calls for the twin 66-year old pipelines to be decommissioned due to the potential for catastrophic environmental damage should a leak occur....

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Lack of detailed inspection led to Canada pipeline leak, report finds 19 December 2017

Lack of detailed inspection procedures contributed to the leak last March of about 60 barrels of oil from an Enbridge Pipelines storage tank in Sherwood Park , near Edmonton,  a Transportation Safety Board report released on December 19 said. An estimated 10 cubic metres of oil leaked into the tank’s secondary containment berm when a ball valve gasket was displaced, likely due to ice expansion. ...

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US and Canadian native peoples form alliance to stop oil pipelines 23 September 2016

Aboriginal tribes from Canada and the northern United States signed a treaty on September 22 to jointly fight proposals to build more pipelines to carry crude from Alberta's oil sands, claiming that further development would damage the environment. Targets include projects proposed by Kinder Morgan, TransCanada and Enbridge....

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Enbridge to pay $176 million in Michigan oil spill settlement 21 July 2016

Canadian pipeline operator Enbridge Energy will pay $176 million to settle the July 2010 pipeline leak that polluted nearly 40 miles of the Kalamazoo River in Michigan under an agreement announced on July 19 with the US Department of Justice and Environmental Protection Agency. A smaller spill near Romeoville, Illinois, that took place two months earlier will cost a further $1 million....

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News Extra: US rejects Keystone XL pipeline and claims leadership on climate change 13 November 2015

On November 6, President Barack Obama announced that he would reject the $8 billion Keystone XL project, which would have involved the construction of a 1,200-mile pipeline to carry crude from the tar sands of Alberta to refineries on the Texas Gulf coast. This ends seven years of political arm-wrestling, is a significant victory for environmentalists and a serious blow to North American oil interests....

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News Extra - Spate of US oil pipeline leaks casts shadow over Keystone XL project 02 March 2015

President Barak Obama vetoed a bill in late February that would have fast-tracked approval of the Canada-US Keystone XL pipeline, a major project to transport shale oil from the US interior to transhipment points on the coast....

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Enbridge now estimates Michigan oil spill cleanup will cost $1.2 billion 15 December 2014

In November 2014, Canadian pipeline operator Enbridge Inc. said the total cleanup cost of the 2010 oil spill into the Kalamazoo River was now $1.21 billion. This is an increase of $85.9 million on the estimate it gave in December 2013....

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Opponents of Canada's Northern Gateway pipeline win first victory 15 April 2014

Residents of Kitimat, located in NW British Columbia, voted against the proposed Enbridge gas Northern Gateway pipeline project on April 12, with 58% of residents opposed in the non-binding poll. The town is where the terminal facilities for the C$7.9 billion pipeline would be built....