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New report says Line 5 is Michigan’s risk, but Canada’s benefit

New report says Line 5 is Michigan’s risk, but Canada’s benefit

May 30, 2018 | Jim Malewitz

The report from the Groundwork Center for Resilient Communities seeks to turn up the heat on state officials weighing Line 5’s future and rebut Enbridge Energy’s contention the pipeline delivers a crucial supply of energy to Michigan.

Opinion | Need a reason to care about a Line 5 spill? Here’s 6 billion of them.

Opinion | Need a reason to care about a Line 5 spill? Here’s 6 billion of them.

May 29, 2018 | Robert Richardson, Nathan Brugnone

An uncontrolled spill lasting just two hours could cost Michigan at least $6 billion, say two Michigan State University researchers

Enbridge fined $1.9 million for inspection woes on Line 5, other pipelines

Enbridge fined $1.9 million for inspection woes on Line 5, other pipelines

May 4, 2018 | Jim Malewitz

Enbridge Energy will pay up to settle the federal government’s claims it violated a $177 million settlement for the Kalamazoo River oil spill. The company allegedly failed to properly inspect certain sections of its pipelines — including parts of Line 5.

Greetings from Mackinaw City, where Line 5 fears threaten a way of life

Greetings from Mackinaw City, where Line 5 fears threaten a way of life

April 12, 2018 | Jim Malewitz

Bridge Magazine embarks on a year-long tour of Michigan at the tip of the Mitten, and finds that jobs, tourism and schools aren’t the biggest worry. It’s fear of an Enbridge Line 5 leak in the Straits of Mackinac.

Cost to Michigan of trusting Enbridge on Line 5: $255 per hour

Cost to Michigan of trusting Enbridge on Line 5: $255 per hour

January 17, 2018 | Jim Malewitz

After Enbridge admitted breaching public trust, Michigan is paying a pair of experts big money to monitor the company’s studies of its controversial pipeline across the Straits of Mackinac.

Democrats and Republicans agree: Shut down Enbridge Line 5

Democrats and Republicans agree: Shut down Enbridge Line 5

June 27, 2017 | Bob Campbell

A strange-bedfellows coalition of Trump supporters and progressive Democrats are finding common ground in opposing the Enbridge oil lines in the Straits of Mackinac, united by deeply personal ties to the Great Lakes.

A cheat sheet to the Enbridge Line 5 controversy

A cheat sheet to the Enbridge Line 5 controversy

June 27, 2017 | Bob Campbell

Give us five minutes, we’ll give you the basics on this environmental showdown under the Straits of Mackinac.

Land O Links

Land O Links

September 6, 2012 | Derek Melot

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