Though our back yard

Northern communites deserve a careful evaluation of Energy East pipeline's risk versus its rewards - an article by Julee Boan, board member of Environment North, originally published in the Chronicle Journal on March 25 2014.

For those of us watching Alberta's tar sands development from afar; it seem to have his a serious road block: the producers might be able to ge bitumen - a form of petroleum - out of the ground, but they can't get it out of the country. At least not at the volumne they'd like to.

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