Canadian Senate committee passes 187 amendments to energy project bill

Workmen inspect steel pipe to be used in oil pipeline construction at a stockpile site in Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada May 29, 2018. REUTERS/Dennis Owen/File Photo

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) – A Canadian Senate committee has passed 187 amendments to an energy bill proposed by the Liberal government that would change how major projects like oil export pipelines are assessed. The unusually high number of amendments, approved late Thursday, was welcomed by oil companies and the premier of Canada’s main crude-producing province, […]

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