Enbridge Energy


The National Media Director for the Natural Resources Defense Council says even after all the cleanup efforts, oil remains in the Kalamazoo River from a massive spill six year years ago. 

The federal government aims to prevent future oil spills by making an example of Enbridge Energy. The company has reached a $177 million settlement with the Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Justice.

"LANSING, MI - Michigan officials have selected a pair of contractors to conduct two high profile studies of the Enbridge Line 5 oil pipeline under the Straits of Mackinac. Dynamic Risk Assessment Systems of Calgary, Canada and the American division of Norway-based Det Norske Veritas won bids for the independent studies, which are expected to be finished next summer." (MLive)


(MPRN-Lansing) A federal appeals court says an Enbridge oil pipeline that runs through a northern Michigan national forest does not need a new permit to continue operating. 


(MPRN-Lansing) The state has extended the deadline for companies to bid on work studying of Enbridge Line 5. That’s the oil and gas pipeline that runs under the Mackinac straits.