South Dakotans to fight TransCanada on their own turf

South Dakotans to fight TransCanada on their own turf

Press conference: Capitol Building sidewalk, 15 minutes after PUC hearing ends Press call: Wednesday, October 29, 11:30am CT: 866-952-7528, Passcode KXL Dakota Rural Action will be live-tweeting the PUC hearing; follow @DakotaRural Pierre, SD – The fight to stop...

During Obama Visit, Tribes Will Push for Keystone XL Rejection

MEDIA ADVISORY June 13, 2014 Contact: Aldo Seoane, aldoseoane@gmail.com, 605-319-8151   During Obama Visit, Tribes Will Push for Keystone XL Rejection North Dakota — When President Obama and the First Lady visits the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in Cannonball,...

Lakota Allies Gather to Stand Their Sacred Ground

by Natalie Hand and Kent Lebsock, Owe Aku International Justice Project (www.oweakuinternational.org) “We sought spiritual guidance and were told that the spirit of Unci Maka will awaken people to protect her. For us it has always been about protecting sacred water,...

Old Horse with a New Name, Lead by the Same Jack Asses!!!

(Legislative Hearing on New Proposed Bill) Rep. Upton (MI) and Rep. Green (TX) introduced a new bill called ‘‘North American Energy Infrastructure Act,’’ to the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the Energy and Commerce Committee. The committee will be holding a...

Minnesota PUC to review Enbridge oil pipeline expansion

Article by: DAVID SHAFFER , Star Tribune ~ Updated: September 5, 2013 – 7:53 AM Enbridge Energy’s plan to boost the carrying capacity of a crude oil pipeline through Minnesota will go to a contested-case review, a hearing similar to a trial. A major expansion of...

Under Siege by Tar Sands, Gulf Coast “Draws The Line”

The first time I saw a picture pertaining to tar sands extraction, was on Marty Cobenais’ computer. We were both attending an event in Houston, Texas, and found some time to talk shop. By this time I knew well of the struggle to stop the Keystone XL – the proposed...

Native Americans Take Lead in Tar Sands Resistance

SPOKANE, Washington, Sep 01 (IPS) – Native American tribes in the United States have taken the lead in opposing the expansion of the Athabasca Tar Sands in Alberta, Canada, engaging in civil disobedience to the point of arrest and attempting to physically block...

Tar Sands- The Undercover Reports from Rolling Stone

A first-hand report from an anonymous worker on Canada’s controversial oil pipelines There’s something in the air in Fort McMurray, Alberta – and it’s not just fumes from the massive oil sands processing plants north of town. Spend enough time here,...

Red Lake Direct Action to Stop Illegal Enbridge Pipeline

The audio on the video below was a conversation with Becky Haase, an Enbridge Stakeholders Specialist, answering questions in a phone interview regarding easements and standard requirements for pipeline construction. The video is a compilation of images and video from...

An Enbridge Fairytale

Once upon a time there was an old evil corporation named Enbridge that wanted to transport different types of oils:  sweet, medium, sour, and dil-bit, all across the US to export ports.  However, they proclaimed it was for the local people to use and enjoy. ...

Line 13 —- Illegal Pipelines on Red Lake Land —- Fact Sheet

Indigenous Environmental Network Enbridge Energy Line 13 Southern Lights Diluent Line Illegal Pipelines on Red Lake Land Expansion Fact Sheet Enbridge is proposing to increase the Southern Lights Diluent Line(50,000 bpd to 275,000 bpd) that flows from Chicago, Ill to...

FACT SHEET: Alberta Clipper / Enbridge Energy Line 67 Expansion

Indigenous Environmental Network Enbridge Energy Line 67 (Alberta Clipper) Expansion Fact Sheet CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD This Fact Sheet. Enbridge Energy Inc. has applied to increase the daily amount of Alberta Tar Sands Diluted Bitumen (DilBit) through the recently...

The Aftermath Of Oil Spills In Michigan And Arkansas

In March of this year, an Exxon Mobil pipeline in Arkansas burst, spilling about 200,000 gallons of thick Canadian crude oil. Three years ago in Michigan, an Enbridge Energy pipeline ruptured. More than 840,000 gallons of oil spewed into the Kalamazoo River....
Alberta Clipper Tar Sand Oil Pipeline Expansion in Minnesota

Alberta Clipper Tar Sand Oil Pipeline Expansion in Minnesota

Thu., August 8, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm IATP Stevens Avenue Building 2104 Stevens Avenue S Minneapolis, Minnesota Enbridge Oil has petitioned the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) for permission to expand  the quantity of tar sand oil pumped through the...