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2014-06-26 12:24:45

Employment benefits concentrated in British Columbia OTTAWA, June 26, 2014 /CNW/ - The Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project would generate revenues for federal and provincial governments of more than $18.5 billion ($ 2012) between 2012 and 2037, and support over 108,300 person years of employment across the country. The project, which would triple the capacity of the existing pipeline that runs from Edmonton to Burnaby, B.C., would also contribute to a Canadian strategic objective --...

2014-06-18 12:26:59

President Dennis Slater urges quick action to make jobs project a reality WASHINGTON, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association of Equipment Manufacturers welcomed today's vote in the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee to approve legislation to allow for the long-overdue construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline. "This legislation sends a strong, bipartisan message that it's finally time to begin building the Keystone Pipeline, a project that will create...

2014-06-05 16:23:27

WASHINGTON, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The recent Keystone XL pipeline security report released by billionaire hedge fund manager Tom Steyer's NextGen organization cannot be taken seriously, says one of America's leading pipeline and hazardous materials transport experts. "We always knew that Steyer would do and say anything to push his agenda, but the stretch represented by this latest effort took us aback," said Brigham McCown. "The findings of this study were preordained. And...

2014-06-04 16:20:44

New study analyzes security vulnerabilities of Keystone XL and the threat posed to nearby agricultural lands and waterways WASHINGTON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The first-ever threat assessment of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline highlights the potential security vulnerabilities. The report finds that the pipeline has a high-risk of being exploited and could easily cause a catastrophic spill of more than seven million gallons of toxic tar sands "dilbit" into surrounding farmlands and...

2014-04-28 12:24:35

After Tour of Region, Sean McGarvey Denounces Anti-Keystone Zealots For Misinformation Campaign WASHINGTON, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Upon returning from a tour of the Canadian oil sands region, Sean McGarvey, president of North America's Building Trades Unions, today chastised the radical environmental movement for perpetrating a deliberate misinformation campaign upon the American public with regard to oil sands development and the Keystone pipeline. McGarvey visited the...

2014-04-18 16:21:22

WASHINGTON, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The White House move to further the delay a decision on the Keystone XL pipeline after almost six years of exhaustive review is not in our national interest and Congress should act, API President and CEO Jack Gerard said today. "It's a sad day for America's workers when politics trumps job creating policy at the White House," said Gerard. "After nearly six years of review, repeated research on the pipeline's benefits to economic...

2014-04-10 12:30:09

TransCanada Executive Joins Leaders from Building Trades Unions and Helmets to Hardhats Program to Tour Training Facility CHICAGO, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National and local leaders from North America's Building Trades Unions today joined with the Executive Director of Helmets to Hardhats and a senior executive with TransCanada to discuss the importance of large, shovel ready infrastructure projects like the Keystone XL Pipeline to America's National Guard, Reserve and...

2014-04-08 12:33:32

DALLAS, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RnRMarketResearch.com offers Power Transmission and Distribution (T&D) In Asia-Pacific - Infrastructure, Investment and Regulation Analysis and Annual Global Planned Pipelines Outlook - Enhancing Export Opportunities, Addressing Energy Security Concerns and Providing Alternative Supply Sources 2014 research reports in its store. Incorporation of renewable energy into grid to drive transmission and distribution market says the...

2014-03-12 23:23:37

By a nearly 3 to 1 margin, Americans support the expansion of the Keystone XL pipeline, according to Chem Rock Technologies. (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 One of the most fundamental results of the oil boom is obvious: there is much more oil. Thus, increased efficiency in drilling for crude also comes with a greater need for the infrastructure required to ship it to processing facilities. One proposal to help facilitate this process is the construction of a new pipeline, known as Keystone XL....

2014-03-05 12:21:54

OTTAWA, March 5, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada's Building Trades Unions (CBTU) welcomes the filing of the Energy East Project Description with the National Energy Board. This first formal step brings Canada one step closer to energy security and one step closer to no longer having to rely on foreign oil. Speaking on behalf of CBTU, Canadian Director Robert Blakely said in Edmonton today: "Our membership, half a million strong across the country is looking forward to this project; it is...


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