A UK company is turning an unused car park in Downtown Vancouver into an urban farm. This space will not use any GMO seeds or pesticides and instead will rely on an internal system of insects to control various pests. This is a fantastic idea, so happy to see something positive being done with disused and dormant space. Read the full article on news1130.
The U.S. pipeline safety agency launched an investigation on Saturday into an oil spill in Wisconsin on Enbridge Inc’s network that forced the partial shutdown of a main artery carrying light sweet Canadian crude to Chicago-area refineries.
Read the full article…..U.S. agency launches probe after Enbridge oil spill – The Globe and Mail.
Trying to silence the voices of those opposing the pipeline……
If you don’t quite yet understand what the tar sands is or what is planned for this world, now is your chance to find out!
A veteran B.C. political cartoonist says his newspaper has backed down in a fight with one of Canada’s largest energy companies over a spoof of an advertisement.
Dan Murphy, of the Vancouver Province, created an animated parody targeting Enbridge Inc. and the potential environmental impact of its proposed multi-billion-dollar Northern Gateway pipeline proposal that would cross B.C. and Alberta.
Murphy says his publisher, Postmedia News, pulled the online animation off its website after Enbridge threatened to cut advertising with the newspaper chain, a claim Enbridge denies
There is some uncertainty as to what the true reasons were for pulling this cartoon from the website, but one side of the story is copyright and the other side is that Enbridge threatened to remove $1million worth of advertising from post media news corp. Which ever reason it is, we all know Enbridge stinks and they’re wasting their advertising dollars anyway!
Some Good news, of sorts….
This guy appears to be trying to document a previous spill of Enbridge and is proving that Enbridge is harassing him. What do you think?
Enbridge said in a news release that the cause of the leak appears to be a failure of a flange gasket.
Oh of course a “flange gasket”. More reasons to not install a pipeline through the Great Bear Rainforest. Please people – keep fighting Enbridge!
I wanted to offer you all some valuable insights into what is truly happening nd this report is very informative and may help you understand a little more, what is truly going on!
Part 8 of the Great Bear Rainforest series looks again at the harmful potential of oil sands, pipelines, and tankers in the Great Bear ecosystem, with a focus on what would happen if there were an oil spill.
Read the full article at Great Bear Rainforest Part 8: Oil Sands Aren’t Forever | Ecologue.
Had to share this awesome video. The People of Haida Gwaii do not want to the northern gateway pipeline. It appears that Harper has been smoking something! Check it out and like the video to spread it far and wide!