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Pandering to "Traditional Indigenous Knowledge" no Substitute for Property Rights

Bill C-69 is political virtue signaling that will sandbag energy development in Canada...

April 2018

It is seldom our first instinct to sympathize with senior government bureaucrats.  But we find it hard to disagree with the point of view expressed by this Quebec deputy minister about...

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No more pipelines with Trudeau’s plan

April 2018

CAEPLA came to the realization that there was -- is -- an effective though technically unofficial moratorium on new pipeline construction as the Trudeau Liberals came to power in 2016.   

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Pipeline Company Learns a Lesson on the Importance of Property Rights...

March 2018

Police remove trespassers posing as protesters from Kinder Morgan property in Burnaby.

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Alberta Continues to Export Bitumen through Pacific Ports -- But without new pipeline projects, Canadians still lose out...

March 2018

This is bad news for Canadian pipeline landowners.  For a few reasons.

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Two adversarial countries, a lawless bombed-out third, and a terrorist organization come together to build a pipeline, and Canada can’t

March 2018

An Afghan, a Pakistani, an Indian, and a Turk..menistanian walk into a bar. No wait, into a pipeline meeting. No wait, this isn’t a joke, it’s…I don’t even know what...

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Line 3 Pipeline Sparks Debate

March 2018

With Enbridge’s largest project in history, an estimated $8.2 billion pipeline on the doorstep of local communities, a Town Hall meeting was held in Morden to discuss what the reality...

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If pipeline companies had historically respected landowner property rights, would their projects be in peril today?

March 2018

Rights are indivisible.  If they are not extended to all, they are not rights but privileges.

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Manitoba Evades Federal Licensing Requirement in Failed Green Scheme

NEB needs to see Pallister's BiPole lll for the illegal boondoggle it is...

February 2018

Manitoba Hydro is building this hydroelectric project and transmission lines claiming that the capture of the “green” export market to the US made the projects economically feasible.

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Citizens' Inquiry - Manitoba Hydro

February 2018

Manitoba Hydro has been plagued with decision making over the last 15 years that has resulted in higher hydro rates, a $25 billion debt, a massive excess in supply of...

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There Will Be No Winners In Alberta And B.C.'s Looming Trade War

February 2018

The best case is that we end up mildly crippled, and the worst case is mutually assured suicide.

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