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DoctorV
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Message Posted: Nov 29, 2013 10:18:31 AM

The eastern Canadian provinces of Quebec and Ontario are unlikely to use "undue" commercial benefits as a bargaining chip for allowing TransCanada's proposed Energy East crude oil pipeline from Alberta to pass through their jurisdictions, Alberta's Premier Alison Redford said late Thursday.

The premiers of those provinces are clear about the tremendous economic opportunities the pipeline will create, but they would first like to ensure residents of their provinces and stakeholders are comfortable with the development, she told reporters during a conference call from Edmonton.

"Things are going in the right direction and it is pretty much time now for the pipeline to get built," Redford said, adding that the next stage would be the filing of a regulatory application and a subsequent appro
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NedW
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 12:39:50 AM

Thank you for submitting this article, DoctorV.
Robert44
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 11:51:03 PM

Were missing out due to Moron in chief!!!
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 1:34:41 AM

Keep the line in Canada.
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Message Posted: Nov 29, 2013 4:12:24 PM

Luckily, Obama can't stop that one.

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Message Posted: Nov 29, 2013 12:58:13 PM

Anything that would strengthen a link between Western and Atlantic Canada is poorly seen in Quebec
Norm10
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Message Posted: Nov 29, 2013 12:48:37 PM

Good - now just pay the extortion money to the first nations and get it built!
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Message Posted: Nov 29, 2013 11:45:53 AM

Greens will fix that for you, Alison.
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Message Posted: Nov 29, 2013 11:44:56 AM

Good why have all your eggs in one basket
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Message Posted: Nov 29, 2013 11:38:43 AM

OK
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Message Posted: Nov 29, 2013 11:27:24 AM

Sounds great.
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Message Posted: Nov 29, 2013 11:06:20 AM

It will be built because Obama can't stop it.
DoctorV
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Message Posted: Nov 29, 2013 11:01:49 AM

This is the juciest tidbit in the article:

"The pipeline has a targeted in-service date of late 2017, and at its terminating point at Canaport, New Brunswick, TransCanada and refinery-operator Irving Oil have formed a joint venture to build, own and operate a deepwater marine terminal for crude oil exports."

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"We are all losing significant opportunities to get our resources to international markets and the high prices it will fetch us," he said on the same conference call.

[Edited by: DoctorV at 11/29/2013 11:02:55 AM EST]
Eagle3236
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Message Posted: Nov 29, 2013 10:56:09 AM

We should have built the Keystone Pipeline!
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Message Posted: Nov 29, 2013 10:51:03 AM

Alberta never seems to see the same problems that everyone else does to building pipelines through their territories. I suspect that they will encounter plenty of hurdles before this or any other pipeline gets built in Canada or the U.S.
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Message Posted: Nov 29, 2013 10:34:45 AM

ok
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Message Posted: Nov 29, 2013 10:31:43 AM

it can only benefit all involved
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Message Posted: Nov 29, 2013 10:29:46 AM

Do it.
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