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Oct 22, 2014
Pimicikamak occupation of the Jenpeg dam

Cree nation occupies hydro-dam in Manitoba

Brent Patterson
Last Wednesday, October 15, more than 100 people from the Cross Lake First Nation (Pimicikamak Cree Nation), located north of Lake Winnipeg, occupied the grounds of the Jenpeg hydro-dam.
Blog
Oct 21, 2014
Photo: Eric B./flickr

The dangerous equations of the price of oil

Brent Patterson
It's not just about shortfalls in revenue. Falling oil prices may also have a major impact on tar sands expansion, pipeline development, and even shipping bitumen on the St. Lawrence River.
Event

Green Drinks in Corner Brook

Nov 7, 2014
King Henry’s Pub in the Glynmill Inn
1B Cobb Lane
Corner Brook , NL
Canada
48° 56' 56.3892" N, 57° 57' 0.9828" W
Newfoundland and Labrador CA
What is the Green Drinks Corner Brook recipe? A jovial mix of people from all walks of life + a few pints (or non-alcoholic drinks) = a relaxed and agenda-free evening of enviro-meeting and greeting.
Event

Energy East: Our risk, their reward

Nov 5, 2014
Wilmot United Church
473 King Street
Fredericton , NB
Canada
45° 57' 40.9968" N, 66° 38' 31.5564" W
New Brunswick CA
From October 27 to November 6, the Council of Canadians and local partners will visit communities to talk about why TransCanada’s proposed Energy East pipeline is all risk and little reward.
News
Oct 15, 2014
Photo: Dave Vasey

Enbridge request denied: A small victory for 'No Line 9'

various
On Monday, October 6, the National Energy Board (NEB) released a letter temporarily denying Enbridge’s "Leave to Open" submission on Line 9 based on the inadequacy of the valve safety standards.

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