B.C's mayors have been busy at their annual conference, held in Whistler this year, passing a resolution that staunchly opposes both the proposed Enbridge pipeline project, and another that calls on senior governments to formally ban tanker traffic and offshore drilling in B.C. From the Surrey Leader today, courtesy of Jeff Nagel : A controversial … Continue reading One more nail in the Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline coffin as B.C. Mayors vote against the highly contentious project.
It leaves a nasty, foul taste in my mouth, much like I imagine the dirty oil from the tar sands would leave. Just how far will corporate giant Enbridge go to promote it's Northern Gateway pipeline project? How about an "educational package that is targeted to school children"? This, direct from the mouth of Colin Kinsley, … Continue reading ” Pipeline Propaganda” a revealing look at how Enbridge uses stealth marketing disguised as grassroots initiatives
After taking some time off over the last 10 days, I return to the real world under protest. Nothing like a departure from all things modern and obtrusive to put some perspective back into your life, which is how I spent my time off. No watches, no tv, no computer and no schedules. And other … Continue reading I’m back…..although not willingly.
While the election may be over,and life returns to normal here on the coast, the end 0f it certainly doesn't signal a departure from one contentious issue receiving growing attention in Northern B.C.*( and here on the coast) : the Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline Project. The focus of intense scrutiny from both residents in the area and environmentalists, the … Continue reading Support divided for Enbridge Northern Pipeline and the resulting oil tanker traffic along sensitive BC coastlines