Canada pipeline safety News

Canada Imposes ‘Absolute Liability’ Rules on Pipeline Spills

Canada unveiled new rules on Wednesday to enhance pipeline safety and spill response, ahead of the development of new projects proposed to carry crude from Alberta’s oil sands to coastal ports for export. The new legislation will give Canada’s energy …

Canada Seeks $1B Clean-Up Fund by Major Oil Pipelines

Companies operating major crude oil pipelines in Canada will be required to have C$1 billion ($954.97 million) available to fund clean ups from any spills, the Canadian government said on Wednesday. Joe Oliver, Canada’s minister of natural resources, also announced …