TransCanada’s Energy East Pipeline would have crossed many Canadian rivers, including our own Ottawa River, with no details as to how to make that crossing safely. In October 2017, TransCanada said it would not move forward with the proposal.
How did we help?
Ottawa Riverkeeper has been working on the Energy East file since 2014. In June 2017, we supported a report released by Environmental Defence and Equiterre stating that the application was incomplete.
What’s up with the Energy East Pipeline (Feb 2015)
Application Incomplete Report (June 2017)