Enbridge Removes Anchor From Michigan's Straits Of MackinacOn Monday, July 26, Enbridge said it had retrieved an anchor that broke away from a maintenance vessel while on the bottom of the Straits of Mackinac.
Gov. Whitmer Threatens Profit Seizure If Pipeline Keeps OperatingMichigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer threatened to go after Enbridge’s profits from a Great Lakes oil pipeline if the company defies her order to shut it down.
Michigan Matters: Critical time for Canada & Michigan; Plus, Wither Pipeline 5?The vital relationship between Michigan and Canada is discussed as former Michigan Governor and U.S. Ambassador to Canada James Blanchard and Joseph Comartin, Canadian Consul General , appear with CBS 62’s Senior Producer/Host Carol Cain, to discuss a host of topics including the pandemic, update on the Gordie Howe Bridge, and Enbridge’s aging Pipeline 5.
Enbridge Rejects Michigan’s Demand To Shut Down Oil PipelineEnbridge said Tuesday it would defy Michigan’s demand to shut down an oil pipeline that runs through a channel linking two of the Great Lakes, contending that Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s decision was based on bad information and political posturing.
Whitmer & DNR To Terminate Enbridge's Line 5 EasementThe Line 5 pipeline run by Canadian oil company Enbridge that runs under the Straits of Mackinac could be on its last days.
Enbridge Prepares To Replace Pipeline In MichiganMeneghini says construction likely won't start until the end of next year.
Meetings Planned For Public Response To Oil Pipeline ReportEnvironmental groups say the pipelines are old and should be decommissioned, while the company says they're in good shape.
Pipeline Beneath Straits Of Mackinac Passes Pressure TestsLine 5 carries about 23 million gallons of crude oil and liquid natural gas daily between Superior, Wisconsin, and Sarnia, Ontario.
State Wants Explanation From Enbridge Of Mackinac Pipeline Anchor ShortageThe Michigan attorney general's office describes the shortage of anchors as a violation of Enbridge's pipeline easement and requests information about why it happened.
Michigan AG Calls Demonstrators Opposed To Enbridge Pipeline 'Thugs' As Group Protests Near Schuette Home"Earth First!" hung a banner on the lawn opposing the Enbridge pipeline that runs across the Straits of Mackinac.
Pipeline Oil Spill Exercise Planned For St. Clair RiverThe pipeline is known as Line 5, which carries light crude and liquid natural gas across much of Michigan's Upper Peninsula and beneath the Straits of Mackinac before heading southeast to refineries in Sarnia, Ontario.
Enbridge Predicts $62M In Fines, Penalties Tied To Kalamazoo River Oil SpillApproximately 20,000 barrels of oil spilled into the Kalamazoo River from a ruptured line in 2010.
Hundreds Of Miles Of Michigan Shoreline At Risk If Straits Of Mackinac Pipelines BurstCanadian company Enbridge says the pipelines have never leaked and remain in good shape, but environmentalists are pushing to have them removed.
State Seeks Public Comment On Pipeline Draft DocumentsThe MPSAB will act in an advisory capacity to the Governor and consists of 15 members compromising regulated stakeholders, government agencies and non-governmental organizations.
Michigan: Ban Heavy Oil From Straits Of Mackinac PipelineMichigan officials say they will ban heavy crude oil from being transported along a controversial pipeline.