All First Nations crossed by Trans Mountain pipeline route in support of project

All First Nations crossed by Trans Mountain pipeline route in support of project: Kinder Morgan

By Deborah Jaremko

Dec. 16, 2016, 7:47 a.m.

http://www.jwnenergy.com/article/2016/12/all-first-nations-crossed-trans-mountain-pipeline-route-support-project-kinder-morgan/

 

Since federal approval was granted in late November, twelve new Aboriginal communities have affirmed their support for the proposed Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion, says Kinder Morgan Canada.

There are now 51 Aboriginal communities that have signed mutual benefit agreements with the project valued at more than $400 million.

Interested in 2017 production forecasts and plans for capital expenditure for publicly listed Canadian oil and gas companies?

CanOils’ Corporate Guidance package includes 2017 data and final 2016 guidance. The data is aggregated so you can quickly search, compare and review next year’s outlooks and plans.

This includes all of the First Nations whose reserves the pipeline crosses and about 80 percent of communities within proximity to the pipeline right-of-way, the company says. The 51 agreements include 10 in Alberta and 41 in B.C.

Kinder Morgan Canada president Ian Anderson said in a statement that the company has “worked very hard to establish a relationship built on respect, trust and openness.”

“To me, these MBAs represent not only an agreement to share opportunity and provide prosperity, but a symbol and recognition of a shared respect,” Anderson said.

Kinder Morgan says it engaged with 133 Aboriginal communities, and the majority that the project crosses–either pipeline or tanker–have signed on.

The pipeline crosses nine First Nations Reserves in British Columbia, all of which Trans Mountain has agreements with.

 

 

 

About prosperitysaskatchewan

Consultant on Saskatchewan's natural resources.

Posted on December 16, 2016, in economic impact, oil, political. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: