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Protests Continue at Minnesota Line 3 Oil Pipeline Project

Opponents of the Enbridge Energy Line 3 oil pipeline project in northwestern Minnesota continued their protests this week by disrupting traffic in front of an Enbridge equipment site, leading to 31 arrests.
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Cops Are Using Facebook to Target Line 3 Pipeline Protest Leaders, New Documents Reveal

Protests against Enbridge’s Line 3 have been ramping up in Minnesota—and so has the response from authorities. A video went viral this week of a Department of Homeland Security helicopter sandblasting protesters following mass arrests. But some police tactics are far less visible while causing long-term hardship.Read more...
Tags: Facebook, Science, Minnesota, Articles, Environmentalism, Department Of Homeland Security, Environmental Justice, Mississippi River, Enbridge, Minnesota Public Radio, Aitkin County, Dakota Access Pipeline, Oil Pipelines, Winona LaDuke, QAnon, Pipelines In Canada


The Keystone XL Pipeline Is Officially Dead

In a shocking move, the company behind the Keystone XL pipeline has announced it will no longer move forward with the project. The controversial pipeline has been at the center of a fight over Indigenous treaties, land rights, and the permitting process. Now, it’s dead.Read more...
Tags: Science, Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Environmentalism, Keystone Pipeline, Keystone Xl, Oil sands, Donald Trump, Bill Mckibben, Petroleum, Enbridge, Oil Change International, Athabasca Oil Sands, Petroleum Industry, Business Finance, Oil Pipelines


Oil Pipeline Foes Protest Enbridge's Line 3 in Minnesota

Environmental and tribal groups opposed to Enbridge Energy’s ongoing effort to replace its aging Line 3 crude oil pipeline have gathered near the headwaters of the Mississippi River in northern Minnesota.
Tags: Minnesota, Mississippi River, Enbridge, Enbridge Energy


Enbridge's Line 3 Oil Pipeline Enters Critical Month in June

June will be a critical month for Enbridge Energy’s Line 3 crude oil pipeline as the company resumes construction and opponents mobilize for large-scale protests and civil disobedience.
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Pipeline battle: Enbridge defies Michigan closure orders

The more than six-decade-old Line 5 pipeline transports up to 23 million gallons of oil and natural gas liquids per day from Superior, Wisconsin to Sarnia, Ontario, taking a shortcut through Michigan and along the lake bottom of the Straits of Mackinac.
Tags: Finance, Article, Michigan, Enbridge, FBN, Sarnia Ontario, Superior Wisconsin, Fbn/markets, FOXBusiness, Fox-business/markets/oil, Lucas Manfredi, Fox-business/money, Fox-business/money/legal, Efabaacd-2e1d-5114-acfc-c6fe1e17be27


A Nasty Pipeline Showdown Is Brewing Today in Michigan, and Canada Is Pissed

Seizing the profits of a major oil company, making Canadians angry, tugboats causing havoc: It’s all happening in Michigan right now. The mandated shutdown of a major oil pipeline is brewing into a nasty fight that pits Michigan’s governor and environmental groups against a fossil fuel company—as well as the country…Read more...
Tags: Science, Canada, Environmentalism, Michigan, Keystone Pipeline, Biden, Enbridge, Oil Pipelines, Gretchen Whitmer, Pipelines In Canada, Disaster Accident, Sptsx 60, Canadaunited States Relations, Line 3 Pipeline, Enbridge Line 5


Whitmer Threatens Profit Seizure if Pipeline Keeps Operating

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is threatening to go after Enbridge's profits from a Great Lakes oil pipeline if it isn't shut down.
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Enbridge Vows to Keep Pipeline Open, Girds for Legal Fight With Michigan

By Nia Williams and David LjunggrenCALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - Canadian pipeline company Enbridge Inc is squaring off for a legal battle with...
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Michigan governor orders Enbridge to shut down controversial Canadian oil pipeline

While the governor says the line is a ‘ticking time bomb’, the company says Line 5 has never experienced a leakThe state of Michigan has told a Canadian energy company it must shut down a controversial oil and gas pipeline by Wednesday amid growing fears that a spill would be catastrophic to the region, in a feud which threatens to strain relations between Canada and the United States.The company’s refusal to comply with the order, and swift support from top Canadian officials, highlights the po...
Tags: Oil, Americas, Oil and gas companies, US news, Canada, United States, Michigan, Enbridge


Jane Fonda tells us why she's still being harassed by the police

Jane Fonda (center) with two Ojibwe singers on March 15, 2021. Simon Moya-Smith for Insider Construction of the Line 3 pipeline, which would bring oil from Canada, has been underway in Minnesota. The pipeline would cut through Ojibwe lands and, they say, threaten their water and way of life. Insider talked to Jane Fonda as she brought her celebrity and activism to the Ojibwe fight. See more stories on Insider's business page. Last week, Jane Fonda -- the iconic award-winning actor and...
Tags: News, Minnesota, Mississippi, Washington, Trends, Joe Biden, Canada, United States, Alaska, Washington Dc, Leonardo Dicaprio, Wisconsin, Pipeline, Joaquin Phoenix, Mark Ruffalo, Jewel


CNN reporter: This is the frontline in the US pipelines battle

After Biden's shutdown of Keystone XL, the next fight over pipelines has shifted to Minnesota, where the Canadian multinational company Enbridge is currently replacing their Line 3 pipeline. CNN's Bill Weir heads to an Enbridge construction site in Northern MN, and visits a protest camp to speak with indigenous activists on the frozen Mississippi River, where sections of the new pipeline will cut through. This fight could set a precedent for the future of pipelines in America and the fossil fuel...
Tags: News, Minnesota, US, America, Cnn, Stories, Keystone, Biden, Mississippi River, Enbridge, Bill Weir


One of The Nation’s Largest Pipelines Caused The Biggest Spill in Decades–And We’re Just Hearing About It

Unless you’re living in Huntersville, North Carolina, you may be blissfully unaware that the U.S.’s biggest gasoline spill since 1997 happened this past summer. The slowly-unfolding, little-reported-on saga in the state involves a company controlled by special interests like the Koch brothers and Shell, and a pipeline…Read more...
Tags: Science, Articles, Infrastructure, Royal Dutch Shell, Environmentalism, Shell, Koch Industries, Koch, Enbridge, Business Finance, Oil Pipelines, Colonial Pipeline, Huntersville North Carolina, Jared Margolis, Pipelines In Canada, Sptsx 60


Enbridge deal-making over Line 3 divides Ojibwe bands in Minnesota

Two offers, one accepted and one rejected, underscore Enbridge's attempts to win over the Ojibwe bands in Minnesota — and the tensions those efforts have caused as construction of the controversial pipeline enters its fourth month.
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Enbridge Line 3 Divides Indigenous Lands, People

CLOQUET, Minn. (AP) — Jason Goward was overjoyed to get a high-paying job on Enbridge’s Line 3 pipeline project.
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Enbridge pipeline work site near Cloquet evacuated after 'suspicious device' found

An emergency alert went out to large swath of northeastern Minnesota in error.
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Majority of those working on Enbridge pipeline from outside Minnesota

The goal was to hire 50% in-state workers.
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Facebook Is Letting a Pipeline Company Run Ads While Muzzling Its Opponents

Since the election, Facebook has cracked down on political ads across its platform in an attempt to squelch misinformation. But those ad policies may be letting polluters—including powerful pipeline companies—promote their messages while simultaneously restricting ads from green and Indigenous groups.
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Appeals Court rejects petition to halt construction on Enbridge's Minnesota pipeline

Two Ojibwe bands had asked for a stay on the controversial Line 3 replacement project.
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Birkie foundation cuts ties with sponsor Enbridge Energy

Enbridge is working to complete a new $2.6 billion pipeline across northern Minnesota that is the focus of legal action to stop the work over environmental and treaty rights concerns.
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Oil company Enbridge rejects Michigan’s demand to shut down pipeline under Great Lakes

Enbridge said Tuesday it would defy Michigan’s demand to shut down an oil pipeline that runs through a channel linking two of the Great Lakes.
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Is sex trafficking 'inevitable' along Enbridge pipeline route?

Enbridge says it "absolutely rejects the allegation that human trafficking will increase" along Line 3.
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Enbridge pipeline project hitting at key time for union laborers

Union laborers say Enbridge project could not have hit at a better time, as the pandemic has decimated construction job prospects
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Opponents of Enbridge's Line 3 construction mount last stand at river's edge

While legal challenges continue, protesters aim to stand in the way.
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Opponents of Enbridge's Line 3 construction make last-ditch effort at river's edge

While legal challenges continue, protesters aim to stand in the way.
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Indigenous groups stage first protests as Enbridge pipeline construction begins

Construction began this week on the replacement for Line 3.
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Minnesota utility regulators vote against a stay on Enbridge pipeline project

Red Lake and White Earth bands had asked for a stay while appeals are ongoing.
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State utility regulators vote against a stay on Enbridge pipeline project

Red Lake and White Earth bands had asked for a stay while appeals are ongoing.
Tags: White Earth, Red Lake, Enbridge


Protesters climb trees at Mississippi River crossing to block Enbridge pipeline construction

Construction began this week on the replacement for Line 3.
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Doctors ask governor to halt Enbridge pipeline construction because of COVID-19 concerns

They say thousands of Line 3 workers could spread the coronavirus.
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