A government safety panel on Monday called for the temporary shutdown of twin oil pipelines in the Straits of Mackinac until their operator can finish inspections and repair coating gaps.Read More »
An Enbridge Energy official kicked off a 12-day hearing by testifying that the company's aging Line 3 crude oil pipeline across northern Minnesota is increasingly subject to corrosion and cracking. Laura Kennett says its maintenance needs are expected to increase exponentially unless the company can replace it.
Tagged with: Enbridge EnergyRead More »
Enbridge Energy disputed a state agency's recommendation against the company's proposal for replacing its Line 3 oil pipeline across northern Minnesota, insisting in filings Wednesday that the project is needed to ensure adequate crude supplies for Minnesota and other Midwestern refineries for decades to come.Read More »