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Pipeline doomed?

Guest host Frank Rackow talks to Globe and Mail columnist Jeffrey Simpson who thinks the Northern Gateway Pipeline will not be built.

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Daybreak North - Enbridge Vice-President responds to legislature protestOct 23, 2012 | 10:30Daybreak North Enbridge Vice-President responds to legislature protest Audio
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On The Island - The Northern Gateway pipeline protestOct 22, 2012 | 6:59On The Island The Northern Gateway pipeline protest Audio
On The Island The Northern Gateway pipeline protest Oct 22, 2012 | 6:59From Pamela Anderson to Michael Moore, a range of celebrities have thrown their support behind a rally against pipeline expansion in this province. We get all the details from Victoria councillor Ben Isitt.
Daybreak North - New research could detect pipeline leaks before they happenOct 18, 2012 | 5:25Daybreak North New research could detect pipeline leaks before they happen Audio
Daybreak North New research could detect pipeline leaks before they happen Oct 18, 2012 | 5:25Questions about how Enbridge would respond to a potential oil spill in its proposed Northern Gateway pipeline project are still being asked, and it isn't yet clear what the company's plans are in case of a disaster. But a Canadian engineer says he has the technology to stop leaks before they even happen. Walied Moussa is a professor in the department of mechanical engineering at the University of Alberta.He spoke with Betsy Trumpener.
Daybreak North - Enbridge criticized for "incomplete" answersOct 17, 2012 | 7:44Daybreak North Enbridge criticized for "incomplete" answers Audio
Daybreak North Enbridge criticized for "incomplete" answers Oct 17, 2012 | 7:44The Joint Review Panel hearings into the proposed Northern Gateway pipline are underway in Prince George. At the centre is the B.C government and Enbridge's expert panel of witnesses. CBC national reporter Curt Petrovich has been following this story, he spoke with Betsy Trumpener.
On The Island - Political Panel: Conservative infighting and government adsOct 12, 2012 | 16:38On The Island Political Panel: Conservative infighting and government ads Audio
On The Island Political Panel: Conservative infighting and government ads Oct 12, 2012 | 16:38Political panelists Martyn Brown, Norman Spector and John Heaney on the continuing battle within the BC Conservatives, feel-good government advertisements and the province's performance at the Enbridge pipeline hearings.
Daybreak North - David Black on his plans to build a multibillion dollar oil refinery in KitimatOct 11, 2012 | 10:10Daybreak North David Black on his plans to build a multibillion dollar oil refinery in Kitimat Audio
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BC Almanac - BC Chamber of Commerce strongly supports Northern gatewayOct 11, 2012 | 23:53BC Almanac BC Chamber of Commerce strongly supports Northern gateway Audio
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Radio West - BC government disappointed with Enbridge's answersOct 11, 2012 | 6:27Radio West BC government disappointed with Enbridge's answers Audio
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The Current - Enbridge Executive makes the case for the Gateway PipelineOct 10, 2012 | 22:00The Current Enbridge Executive makes the case for the Gateway Pipeline Audio
The Current Enbridge Executive makes the case for the Gateway Pipeline Oct 10, 2012 | 22:00While Enbridge and its Northern Gateway Pipeline partners talk Re-Vision, their critics see No Vision in that pipeline route from Alberta through B.C. to the coast. And it is that route in all its various details that they are taking before the regulatory panel this week in Prince George. Today, Enbridge executive Janet Holder makes the case for that pipeline.
Daybreak North - B.C.'s former Deputy Minister of Environment has some questions for EnbridgeOct 9, 2012 | 7:22Daybreak North B.C.'s former Deputy Minister of Environment has some questions for Enbridge Audio
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The Homestretch - Pipeline doomed?Oct 5, 2012 | 6:53The Homestretch Pipeline doomed? Audio
The Homestretch Pipeline doomed? Oct 5, 2012 | 6:53Guest host Frank Rackow talks to Globe and Mail columnist Jeffrey Simpson who thinks the Northern Gateway Pipeline will not be built.
On The Island - Political Panel: Clark in Alberta and MLA code of conductOct 5, 2012 | 16:25On The Island Political Panel: Clark in Alberta and MLA code of conduct Audio
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The Early Edition - Albertans don't agree on pipelineOct 3, 2012 | 12:18The Early Edition Albertans don't agree on pipeline Audio
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The Early Edition - Premier won't rule out Alberta pipeline royaltiesOct 2, 2012 | 12:48The Early Edition Premier won't rule out Alberta pipeline royalties Audio
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