Fundy Baykeeper disappointed by Irving Oil’s request to limit scope of NEB review for Energy East

In reaction to the news that Irving Oil is asking the National Energy Board not to conduct its own assessment of tanker traffic and downstream emission for the Energy East pipeline and marine export project, Matt Abbott, the Conservation Council’s … [Read more...]

CCNB’s Fundy Baykeeper calls for NEB reform before the review moves forward

CCNB’s Fundy Baykeeper applauds restart of Energy East Pipeline Review and calls for a reform of the NEB before the review moves forward The Conservation Council of New Brunswick’s Fundy Baykeeper applauds the National Energy Board’s decision on … [Read more...]

National Energy Board announces new panel members to review Energy East pipeline

The National Energy Board (NEB) of Canada has announced its new three-member panel to review the Energy East pipeline, the largest of its kind ever proposed in Canada. Don Ferguson, a former senior civil servant in New Brunswick, will head the … [Read more...]

CCNB on report calling for tanker moratorium on Atlantic waters

On July 26, 2016, Matt Abbott, the Conservation Council’ Fundy Baykeeper, was quoted in a Canadian Press article picked up by the Toronto Star,  CTV and the Globe and Mail, following the release of an NRDC report that’s sounding the alarm on a … [Read more...]

AcadieNouvelle: Audiences Énergie Est: une cinquantaine d’intervenants seront entendus

Plus d’une cinquantaine d’individus et de groupes du Nouveau-Brunswick pourront intervenir durant la première ronde d’audiences sur l’avenir de l’oléoduc Énergie Est. L’Office national de l’Énergie (ONÉ) a dévoilé mercredi la liste de ceux qui ont … [Read more...]

Conservation Council of New Brunswick comments on NEB Energy East announcement

June 22, 2016   FREDERICTON, N.B. — The Conservation Council of New Brunswick has been selected as an intervenor in the National Energy Board’s review of the proposed Energy East oil pipeline. Announced on June 22, the decision means the … [Read more...]