Archive for the 'Bill 50' Category

Costs of New High Voltage Power Lines in Alberta Skyrocket

• October 16, 2013 • Comments Off on Costs of New High Voltage Power Lines in Alberta Skyrocket

Costs of Overhead Transmission Lines in Alberta

• July 29, 2013 • Comments Off on Costs of Overhead Transmission Lines in Alberta

Bad News on RETA’s Application for Judicial Review of Heartland Line

• March 22, 2013 • Comments Off on Bad News on RETA’s Application for Judicial Review of Heartland Line

AUC Power Line Decision Too Little and Too Late

• February 16, 2013 • Comments Off on AUC Power Line Decision Too Little and Too Late

Alberta’s Electricity Transmission Charges Set to Double

• February 14, 2013 • Comments Off on Alberta’s Electricity Transmission Charges Set to Double

More Details on Appeal of Alberta’s Authority to Force Power Lines

• January 5, 2013 • Comments Off on More Details on Appeal of Alberta’s Authority to Force Power Lines

Heartland Power Line is a Big Mistake

• December 23, 2012 • Comments Off on Heartland Power Line is a Big Mistake

One More Court Challenge Before Heartland Line is Completed

• December 19, 2012 • Comments Off on One More Court Challenge Before Heartland Line is Completed

Public Interest Overridden in Power Line Construction – Court of Appeal

• December 17, 2012 • Comments Off on Public Interest Overridden in Power Line Construction – Court of Appeal

Route for Another Unnecessary Power Line Approved

• December 7, 2012 • Comments Off on Route for Another Unnecessary Power Line Approved

Alberta Government Listens with Selective Hearing – Power Lines

• November 13, 2012 • Comments Off on Alberta Government Listens with Selective Hearing – Power Lines

Bill 8 Attacks Property Rights and Weakens Public Interest

• November 9, 2012 • Comments Off on Bill 8 Attacks Property Rights and Weakens Public Interest

Repeal of Bill 50 for Future Lines Not Enough

• November 2, 2012 • Comments Off on Repeal of Bill 50 for Future Lines Not Enough

Alberta Power Industry and Alberta PCs

• October 24, 2012 • Comments Off on Alberta Power Industry and Alberta PCs

Heartland Power Line Not in Public Interest

• October 14, 2012 • Comments Off on Heartland Power Line Not in Public Interest

Appeal of Heartland Power Line AUC Decision

• October 4, 2012 • Comments Off on Appeal of Heartland Power Line AUC Decision

Upset about the Heartland Power Line?

• August 19, 2012 • Comments Off on Upset about the Heartland Power Line?

Western Alberta Transmission Line Unconstitutional

• July 31, 2012 • Comments Off on Western Alberta Transmission Line Unconstitutional

Opposition to AltaLink’s Western Alberta Transmission Line Continues

• July 16, 2012 • Comments Off on Opposition to AltaLink’s Western Alberta Transmission Line Continues

Landowner Rights vs. Industry Powers in Alberta

• July 8, 2012 • Comments Off on Landowner Rights vs. Industry Powers in Alberta

Heartland Transmission Project Update

• June 26, 2012 • Comments Off on Heartland Transmission Project Update

AUC Rejects Landowner Request for Adjournment

• June 14, 2012 • Comments Off on AUC Rejects Landowner Request for Adjournment

AUC Power Line Hearing May Be Postponed

• June 12, 2012 • Comments Off on AUC Power Line Hearing May Be Postponed

AUC Hearing on Another Unnecessary Power Line

• June 11, 2012 • Comments Off on AUC Hearing on Another Unnecessary Power Line

Wildrose Critic to Bird-Dog AltaLink Power Lines

• May 3, 2012 • Comments Off on Wildrose Critic to Bird-Dog AltaLink Power Lines

Why Support Coal-Fired Power Generation?

• April 28, 2012 • Comments Off on Why Support Coal-Fired Power Generation?

Unnecessary New Power Lines Add to AltaLink Profits

• April 27, 2012 • Comments Off on Unnecessary New Power Lines Add to AltaLink Profits

Vote Against Overhead High Voltage Power Lines

• April 23, 2012 • Comments Off on Vote Against Overhead High Voltage Power Lines

Fort Saskatchewan-Vegreville Candidates’ Views on Heartland Line

• April 22, 2012 • Comments Off on Fort Saskatchewan-Vegreville Candidates’ Views on Heartland Line

Strathcona-Sherwood Park Candidates’ Views on Heartland Line

• April 22, 2012 • Comments Off on Strathcona-Sherwood Park Candidates’ Views on Heartland Line

Sherwood Park Candidates’ Views on Heartland Power Line

• April 21, 2012 • Comments Off on Sherwood Park Candidates’ Views on Heartland Power Line

Sherwood Park Residents Angry About Heartland Line

• April 20, 2012 • Comments Off on Sherwood Park Residents Angry About Heartland Line

Ted Morton Faces Stiff Competition Over Power Lines

• April 15, 2012 • Comments Off on Ted Morton Faces Stiff Competition Over Power Lines

Alberta Leaders’ Debate – Electricity

• April 14, 2012 • Comments Off on Alberta Leaders’ Debate – Electricity

Sherwood Park Residents Angry About Power Line

• April 9, 2012 • Comments Off on Sherwood Park Residents Angry About Power Line

Wildrose Strong in Sherwood Park

• April 8, 2012 • Comments Off on Wildrose Strong in Sherwood Park

Shannon Stubbs Only Fort Saskatchewan-Vegreville Candidate Wanting to Fix Electricity Problems

• April 8, 2012 • Comments Off on Shannon Stubbs Only Fort Saskatchewan-Vegreville Candidate Wanting to Fix Electricity Problems

Ted Morton in Trouble Over Power Lines

• April 8, 2012 • Comments Off on Ted Morton in Trouble Over Power Lines

Wildrose vs. PCs on Electricity

• April 4, 2012 • Comments Off on Wildrose vs. PCs on Electricity

Electricity Hot Issue on Alberta Campaign Trail

• April 4, 2012 • Comments Off on Electricity Hot Issue on Alberta Campaign Trail

Transmission Companies Donate to Alberta PC Party

• April 4, 2012 • Comments Off on Transmission Companies Donate to Alberta PC Party

Garnett Genuis Fighting Unnecessary Heartland Line

• April 2, 2012 • Comments Off on Garnett Genuis Fighting Unnecessary Heartland Line

Ignore the Promises – Look at the Record

• March 31, 2012 • Comments Off on Ignore the Promises – Look at the Record

Bill 50 Power Lines in Alberta May Be Stopped

• March 30, 2012 • Comments Off on Bill 50 Power Lines in Alberta May Be Stopped

PC Candidates Don’t Understand Electricity Issues

• March 26, 2012 • Comments Off on PC Candidates Don’t Understand Electricity Issues

Making Money By Making Friends: SNC-Lavalin/AltaLink & Alberta PC Party

• March 20, 2012 • Comments Off on Making Money By Making Friends: SNC-Lavalin/AltaLink & Alberta PC Party

Ted Morton – Old Video Shows He Opposes Transmission Line ‘Overbuild’

• March 12, 2012 • Leave a Comment

Keith Wilson to Speak in St. Paul

• March 6, 2012 • Leave a Comment

They’re Burying Lines Everywhere Else But Alberta

• February 28, 2012 • Comments Off on They’re Burying Lines Everywhere Else But Alberta

When You’re in a Hole, Stop Digging

• February 27, 2012 • Leave a Comment

Government Pushing North-South Lines Forward

• February 23, 2012 • Leave a Comment

Industrial and Residential Consumers Speak Out Against Unneeded Transmission Lines

• February 15, 2012 • Comments Off on Industrial and Residential Consumers Speak Out Against Unneeded Transmission Lines

Danielle Smith on the Heartland Line

• February 14, 2012 • Comments Off on Danielle Smith on the Heartland Line

‘Independent’ Panel Parrots the Government Line on North-South Lines

• February 14, 2012 • Comments Off on ‘Independent’ Panel Parrots the Government Line on North-South Lines

Don’t give up, it’s not over

• February 7, 2012 • Comments Off on Don’t give up, it’s not over

Danielle Smith says “Bury the Line”

• February 1, 2012 • Comments Off on Danielle Smith says “Bury the Line”

How Do We Fix Electricity Transmission in Alberta?

• January 24, 2012 • Comments Off on How Do We Fix Electricity Transmission in Alberta?

4 Candidates Fighting the Heartland Transmission Line

• January 22, 2012 • Comments Off on 4 Candidates Fighting the Heartland Transmission Line

Letters to the Editor Respond to Sherwood Park News Editorial (full version)

• January 20, 2012 • Comments Off on Letters to the Editor Respond to Sherwood Park News Editorial (full version)

Sherwood Park News Editorial Gets it Wrong

• January 17, 2012 • Comments Off on Sherwood Park News Editorial Gets it Wrong

Spending our Money BEFORE Transmission Lines Approved

• January 17, 2012 • Comments Off on Spending our Money BEFORE Transmission Lines Approved

Flashback: Ted Morton Had it Right

• January 14, 2012 • Comments Off on Flashback: Ted Morton Had it Right

More Wildrose Candidates Support RETA’s Appeal

• January 13, 2012 • Comments Off on More Wildrose Candidates Support RETA’s Appeal

Happy New Year, and Take Heart!

• January 1, 2012 • Comments Off on Happy New Year, and Take Heart!

Burying Power lines supported by US Federal Emergency Management Agency

• December 29, 2011 • Comments Off on Burying Power lines supported by US Federal Emergency Management Agency

RETA to Appeal AUC Heartland Line Decision

• November 28, 2011 • Comments Off on RETA to Appeal AUC Heartland Line Decision

Redford Defends Bill 50 on Power Lines

• November 27, 2011 • Comments Off on Redford Defends Bill 50 on Power Lines

AUC Heartland Power Line Decision – Fallout

• November 15, 2011 • Comments Off on AUC Heartland Power Line Decision – Fallout

Alberta Government Flip Flop on Heartland Power Line

• November 15, 2011 • Comments Off on Alberta Government Flip Flop on Heartland Power Line

Heartland Line Goes Overhead!

• November 1, 2011 • Comments Off on Heartland Line Goes Overhead!

Premier Must Consider Heartland Facts

• October 14, 2011 • Comments Off on Premier Must Consider Heartland Facts

Bill 50 Must Be Scrapped

• October 11, 2011 • Comments Off on Bill 50 Must Be Scrapped

Premier-Designate Redford Speaks on Power Lines

• October 4, 2011 • Comments Off on Premier-Designate Redford Speaks on Power Lines

Support Gary Mar for Premier

• September 29, 2011 • Comments Off on Support Gary Mar for Premier

P.C. Leadership Candidates – Power Lines

• September 28, 2011 • Comments Off on P.C. Leadership Candidates – Power Lines

More on SNC-Lavalin and AltaLink

• September 22, 2011 • Comments Off on More on SNC-Lavalin and AltaLink

Kill Bill 50

• September 18, 2011 • Comments Off on Kill Bill 50

Electricity Transmission Report Card

• September 12, 2011 • Comments Off on Electricity Transmission Report Card

Repeal Bill 50 Says New Alberta Liberal Leader

• September 11, 2011 • Comments Off on Repeal Bill 50 Says New Alberta Liberal Leader

P.C. Leadership Candidates’ Views – Power Lines

• September 7, 2011 • Comments Off on P.C. Leadership Candidates’ Views – Power Lines

Hearing Date Set for ATCO 500kV Line

• September 7, 2011 • Comments Off on Hearing Date Set for ATCO 500kV Line

Why Would MLA Dave Quest Support Doug Horner?

• July 11, 2011 • Comments Off on Why Would MLA Dave Quest Support Doug Horner?

Electricity Export from Alberta to United States

• May 26, 2011 • Comments Off on Electricity Export from Alberta to United States

AUC Heartland Hearing – Day 23

• May 13, 2011 • Comments Off on AUC Heartland Hearing – Day 23

AUC Heartland Hearing – Day 21

• May 12, 2011 • Comments Off on AUC Heartland Hearing – Day 21

AUC Heartland Hearing – Day 11

• April 27, 2011 • Comments Off on AUC Heartland Hearing – Day 11

AUC Heartland Hearing – Day 9

• April 22, 2011 • Comments Off on AUC Heartland Hearing – Day 9

AUC Heartland Hearing – Day 3

• April 14, 2011 • Comments Off on AUC Heartland Hearing – Day 3

AUC Heartland Hearing – Day 2

• April 13, 2011 • Comments Off on AUC Heartland Hearing – Day 2

Successful Bury The Line Public Rally

• March 20, 2011 • Comments Off on Successful Bury The Line Public Rally

Alberta Energy Minister Ignores the Facts

• March 10, 2011 • Comments Off on Alberta Energy Minister Ignores the Facts

Landowners Against Bills 19, 36, 50

• February 6, 2011 • Comments Off on Landowners Against Bills 19, 36, 50

RETA Asks MLAs Power Line Questions

• February 2, 2011 • Comments Off on RETA Asks MLAs Power Line Questions

Meeting on “Transmission Lines and Landowner Rights”

• November 26, 2010 • Comments Off on Meeting on “Transmission Lines and Landowner Rights”

Will There Be Justice?

• September 24, 2010 • Comments Off on Will There Be Justice?

County Residents Challenge the “Need” for Power Lines

• September 15, 2010 • Comments Off on County Residents Challenge the “Need” for Power Lines

Vue Weekly Talks with RETA about Power Line Controversy

• September 13, 2010 • Comments Off on Vue Weekly Talks with RETA about Power Line Controversy

Bill 50 & ATCO 500kV Line Meeting

• August 21, 2010 • Comments Off on Bill 50 & ATCO 500kV Line Meeting

Bigger Must Be Better!

• August 3, 2010 • Comments Off on Bigger Must Be Better!