The Canadian Press

2016-05-19 | Trans Mountain

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The National Energy Board has recommended that Ottawa approve Kinder Morgan Canada's proposed Trans Mountain pipeline expansion. Dr. Robert Steedman, the NEB's Chief Environment Officer, says the approval is subject to 157 conditions. (Kinder Morgan wants to triple the capacity of its existing Trans Mountain pipeline, which carries diluted bitumen from oilsands near Edmonton to Burnaby, B-C for export.)

Date: 2016-05-19
Placeline: CALGARY.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 19 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << on the whole taking into account all of the evidence in hearing considering all relevant factors and given that there are considerable benefits nationally regionally and locally the board found that the benefits of the project would outweigh the residual burdens accordingly the board concludes that the project is in the Canadian public interest >>