Pipeline gridlock

A leading industry group says pipeline gridlock is harming Canada’s global reputation as an attractive place to invest in oil and gas projects.

The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers says Trump’s election adds pressure on Canada to clear regulatory hurdles blocking new projects. Northern Gateway was scuttled by the courts, Keystone X-L was rejected by President Obama and protesters are gearing up to battle the expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline if it’s approved by Ottawa.