Pipeline News

An arial view of the oil spill near Stoughton, Sask. after cleanup efforts already began on Jan. 23, 2017.

Excavation confirms Tundra Energy pipeline source of oil spill

By 980 CJME January 25, 2017 - 6:18pm Updated: January 25, 2017 - 6:18pm

The province has provided an update about the oil spill in southeast Saskatchewan.

As of Wednesday, approximately 174,000 of the 200,000 litres of oil that leaked from a...

An arial view of the oil spill near Stoughton, Sask. after cleanup efforts already began on Jan. 23, 2017.

Saskatchewan cleaning up after large pipeline oil spill on First Nations land

By 980 CJME January 23, 2017 - 4:10pm Updated: January 24, 2017 - 4:02pm

Saskatchewan is cleaning up after a second pipeline oil spill in less than a year.

The most recent spill took place 10 kilometres north of the community of Stoughton,...

Around 50 people gathered outside Prairieland Park in Saskatoon to oppose the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline on Nov. 21, 2016.

'No more oil:' Protestors take aim at pipelines outside Sask. premier's reception

By 650 CKOM November 22, 2016 - 12:10pm Updated: November 22, 2016 - 12:15pm

Anti-oil activists took aim at Brad Wall’s environmental policies during the premier’s latest stop in Saskatoon.

Wall was in the city Monday night for his annual Premier...

The top Republican in the U-S has asked president-elect Donald Trump to move swiftly in approving the Keystone X-L pipeline.

Senate Republican leader says he asked Trump to back Keystone XL pipeline

By 650 CKOM November 11, 2016 - 4:24pm Updated: November 11, 2016 - 4:30pm

The top Republican in the U.S. Senate says he asked president-elect Donald Trump to move swiftly in approving construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline that would...

More than 100 people gathered in Regina on Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016, in solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation.

Regina people gather in solidarity with Standing Rock protestors

By Lauren Golosky November 4, 2016 - 7:17am Updated: November 4, 2016 - 7:17am

More than 100 people came out to Victoria Park in Regina Thursday night in solidarity with protests in North Dakota.   Protests have been ongoing in Standing Rock Sioux...

Students from the EcoJustice class at St. Edward School gather outside Saskatoon City Hall on Oct. 27, 2016 in solidarity with Dakota Access Pipeline protestors.

School board responds to student rally against Dakota Access Pipeline in Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM November 1, 2016 - 1:55pm Updated: November 1, 2016 - 2:00pm

A youth protest last week has prompted discussion on whether a balanced approach is being taken to teach a group of Saskatoon grade 8 students about the environment. 

On...

Police evict oil pipeline protesters from private land

By The Canadian Press, JT Marshall October 27, 2016 - 7:39pm Updated: October 27, 2016 - 7:45pm

CANNON BALL, N.D. — Law enforcement officers in riot gear and firing bean bags and pepper spray evicted protesters Thursday from private land in the path of the Dakota Access...

Oil spilled from a pipeline into the North Saskatchewan River.

Pipe at the centre of Husky Energy oil spill taken away for testing

By Sarah Mills August 11, 2016 - 12:05pm Updated: August 11, 2016 - 1:07pm

We are getting closer to knowing how 250,000 litres of oil spilled into the North Saskatchewan River.

Pieces of the Husky pipeline in question have now been sectioned,...

Oil spills from a pipeline into the North Saskatchewan River

Pipeline safety, environmental assessment questioned in Saskatchewan

By Sarah Mills July 29, 2016 - 1:20pm Updated: July 29, 2016 - 1:20pm

It is now more than a week since Husky oil spilled in to the North Saskatchewan River.

Major questions are being asked not only about the safety of pipelines but also...

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TransCanada files new plan for Energy East pipeline, puts cost at $15.7 billion

By The Canadian Press December 17, 2015 - 10:45am Updated: December 17, 2015 - 11:15am

CALGARY — TransCanada Corp. (TSX:TRP) has filed an amended application and cost estimate for the Energy East pipeline project.

The Calgary-based company says the filing...