Pipelines & Transportation


​CN Rail Q2 earnings drop by 60% as pandemic hits crude oil, auto shipments

Tuesday, July 21, 2020, 6:16 PM MDT

Canadian National Railway Company says profits fell by 60 per cent last quarter as shipments declined nearly across the board…

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​Pipeline is quietly ordered shut in new signal of shale’s woes

Tuesday, July 21, 2020, 7:36 AM MDT

Earlier this month, a federal judge stunned the U.S. energy sector with an order to shut down the Dakota Access…

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​Michigan wants Enbridge to pledge funds in case of oil spill

Sunday, July 19, 2020, 5:03 PM MDT

Michigan sought a pledge Friday from Enbridge Inc. to cover costs that would arise if oil were to leak from…

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​Major new pipelines and mines must show path to 'net zero' to get approved

Friday, July 17, 2020, 6:13 AM MDT

Proposals for new mines, power plants, pipelines or railways in Canada will have to include plans to hit “net zero”…

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​Appeals court temporarily halts Dakota Access line shutdown

Wednesday, July 15, 2020, 6:13 AM MDT

A federal appeals court on Tuesday temporarily halted a judge's order that the Dakota Access Pipeline be shut down in…

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​North Dakota urges court to halt Dakota Access line shutdown

Tuesday, July 14, 2020, 6:07 AM MDT

North Dakota is urging a federal appeals court to block a judge's order to shut down the Dakota Access Pipeline.North…

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​Scrapped pipeline imperils comeback for biggest U.S. gas patch

Monday, July 13, 2020, 6:21 AM MDT

To understand why the cancellation of the $8 billion Atlantic Coast Pipeline at the start of this week was such…

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​Judge rejects Dakota Access pipeline request to stop closure

Friday, July 10, 2020, 11:25 AM MDT

A federal judge rejected a request from the operator of the Dakota Access Pipeline to halt an order to shut…

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​Pipeline billionaire girds for his next war over Dakota Access

Friday, July 10, 2020, 7:20 AM MDT

Kelcy Warren, the billionaire pipeline mogul, has said he’s proud of the Dakota Access oil project like it were his…

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​Energy Transfer vows to keep pipeline open after court order

Thursday, July 9, 2020, 6:49 AM MDT

Two days after a judge ordered the controversial Dakota Access oil pipeline to shut by early August, its owner Energy…

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​Pipeline setbacks in U.S. rattle oilsands producers in Canada

Wednesday, July 8, 2020, 6:59 AM MDT

This week’s escalation of American pipeline setbacks is heightening concerns among Canadian oil producers who export almost all of their…

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​The problematic future of gas pipelines

Wednesday, July 8, 2020, 6:25 AM MDT

It was a tough week for the North American fossil fuel industry. Over just a few days, the Atlantic Coast…

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