What is a transmission pipeline? Pipelines safely transport natural gas or oil over long distances. There are many types, but Energy East is a “transmission pipeline.” Used to transport crude oil, transmission pipelines are about 508 to 1,219 millimetres in diameter. There are more th
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.