Pipelines are the safest form of oil transportation that exists. During the 10-year period between 2002 and 2011, oil pipelines in Canada operated with a 99.9994 per cent safety record. How safe are pipelines? In relative terms, the amount of liquid spilled from pipelines in Canada co
Energy East is a 4,500-kilometre pipeline that will transport approximately 1.1 million barrels of crude oil per day from Alberta and Saskatchewan to the refineries of Eastern Canada and a marine terminal in New Brunswick. There is an important choice before us all. That choice is about where we get the oil we need and how we choose to transport it. Energy East makes sense and this is why the majority of Canadians support the project.