Archive for the 'Heartland Transmission Project' Category

Wildrose Candidate Says Heartland Transmission Line Unnecessary

• February 9, 2015 • Comments Off on Wildrose Candidate Says Heartland Transmission Line Unnecessary

RETA Overhead Power Line Video

• March 30, 2014 • Comments Off on RETA Overhead Power Line Video

No One Wants AltaLink’s Overhead Power Lines

• March 25, 2014 • Comments Off on No One Wants AltaLink’s Overhead Power Lines

Overhead Power Lines Redford’s Legacy in Strathcona County

• March 21, 2014 • Comments Off on Overhead Power Lines Redford’s Legacy in Strathcona County

Heartland Power Line Supporter Resigns as Premier

• March 20, 2014 • Comments Off on Heartland Power Line Supporter Resigns as Premier

Overhead High Voltage Transmission Lines Rejected

• March 15, 2014 • Comments Off on Overhead High Voltage Transmission Lines Rejected

AltaLink Transmission Line Kills Birds

• January 8, 2014 • Comments Off on AltaLink Transmission Line Kills Birds

Heartland Power Line Up and Running

• December 29, 2013 • Comments Off on Heartland Power Line Up and Running

AltaLink Proposes Another Power Line Through Conservation Area in Colchester

• December 22, 2013 • Comments Off on AltaLink Proposes Another Power Line Through Conservation Area in Colchester

Why Do Overhead Power Lines Cost So Much in Alberta?

• December 13, 2013 • Comments Off on Why Do Overhead Power Lines Cost So Much in Alberta?

AltaLink on World Bank Fraud and Corruption No-Bid List

• November 1, 2013 • Comments Off on AltaLink on World Bank Fraud and Corruption No-Bid List

Update on Corruption Scandal at AltaLink’s Parent Company, SNC-Lavalin

• October 2, 2013 • Comments Off on Update on Corruption Scandal at AltaLink’s Parent Company, SNC-Lavalin

Costs of Overhead Transmission Lines in Alberta

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

Opposition to Heartland Transmission Project Continues

• July 24, 2013 • Comments Off on Opposition to Heartland Transmission Project Continues

Helicopter Crashes – Two Injured Working on Heartland Power Line

• July 5, 2013 • Comments Off on Helicopter Crashes – Two Injured Working on Heartland Power Line

Heartland Power Line Construction Continued During Nesting Season

• July 1, 2013 • Comments Off on Heartland Power Line Construction Continued During Nesting Season

School Falls Victim to Heartland High Voltage Power Line

• June 7, 2013 • Comments Off on School Falls Victim to Heartland High Voltage Power Line

Overhead High Voltage Power Lines are Expensive

• April 20, 2013 • Comments Off on Overhead High Voltage Power Lines are Expensive

Heartland Power Line – Previous Alberta Minister’s Assurances Mean Nothing

• March 26, 2013 • Comments Off on Heartland Power Line – Previous Alberta Minister’s Assurances Mean Nothing

PC MLAs to Look at Electricity Prices

• March 24, 2013 • Comments Off on PC MLAs to Look at Electricity Prices

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

Power Line Would Damage Conservation Area

• March 11, 2013 • Comments Off on Power Line Would Damage Conservation Area

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

What Happened to Edmonton’s Innovative Approach to Burying Power Lines?

• February 12, 2013 • Comments Off on What Happened to Edmonton’s Innovative Approach to Burying Power Lines?

SNC-Lavalin Corruption Troubles Escalate

• February 11, 2013 • Comments Off on SNC-Lavalin Corruption Troubles Escalate

RETA’s Court Case Against the Heartland Power Line

• January 18, 2013 • Comments Off on RETA’s Court Case Against the Heartland Power Line

AltaLink President and CEO Goes to Scandal-Plagued SNC-Lavalin

• January 18, 2013 • Comments Off on AltaLink President and CEO Goes to Scandal-Plagued SNC-Lavalin

RETA Goes to Court to Halt Heartland Line Construction

• January 14, 2013 • Comments Off on RETA Goes to Court to Halt Heartland Line Construction

Coal-fired Power Plants Big Polluters

• January 14, 2013 • Comments Off on Coal-fired Power Plants Big Polluters

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

Update on Heartland Transmission Line Construction

• December 27, 2012 • Comments Off on Update on Heartland Transmission Line Construction

Customers Willing to Pay to Get Transmission Lines Buried

• December 26, 2012 • Comments Off on Customers Willing to Pay to Get Transmission Lines Buried

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

SNC-Lavalin Trys to Deflect Bad Publicity

• December 13, 2012 • Comments Off on SNC-Lavalin Trys to Deflect Bad Publicity

No Need for School to Close if Heartland Line was Buried

• December 10, 2012 • Comments Off on No Need for School to Close if Heartland Line was Buried

Corruption Allegations at Most Senior Levels of SNC-Lavalin

• December 8, 2012 • Comments Off on Corruption Allegations at Most Senior Levels of SNC-Lavalin

Route for Another Unnecessary Power Line Approved

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

Heartland Power Line to Close Colchester School

• December 4, 2012 • Comments Off on Heartland Power Line to Close Colchester School

EPCOR Teams Up with Questionable Scheme

• November 19, 2012 • Comments Off on EPCOR Teams Up with Questionable Scheme

Alberta Government Listens with Selective Hearing – Power Lines

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

Calls to Bury Power Lines Increase

• November 7, 2012 • Comments Off on Calls to Bury Power Lines Increase

B.C. Human Rights Tribunal Ruled Against AltaLink’s Parent Company

• November 7, 2012 • Comments Off on B.C. Human Rights Tribunal Ruled Against AltaLink’s Parent Company

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

High Bird Counts Next to Heartland Power Line

• October 8, 2012 • Comments Off on High Bird Counts Next to Heartland Power Line

Appeal of Heartland Power Line AUC Decision

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

New CEO of AltaLink’s Parent Company Must Clean House

• October 1, 2012 • Comments Off on New CEO of AltaLink’s Parent Company Must Clean House

The Inside Story on AltaLink’s Parent Company – SNC-Lavalin

• September 27, 2012 • Comments Off on The Inside Story on AltaLink’s Parent Company – SNC-Lavalin

New Schools Open While Colchester School Will Close

• August 28, 2012 • Comments Off on New Schools Open While Colchester School Will Close

Upset about the Heartland Power Line?

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

Heartland Power Line is Here

• August 15, 2012 • Comments Off on Heartland Power Line is Here

Sabotage of Overhead High Voltage Power Lines

• August 7, 2012 • Comments Off on Sabotage of Overhead High Voltage Power Lines

If You Don’t Like EPCOR’s High Power Prices…Switch

• August 2, 2012 • Comments Off on If You Don’t Like EPCOR’s High Power Prices…Switch

Tornadoes and Power Lines

• July 31, 2012 • Comments Off on Tornadoes and Power Lines

Opposition to AltaLink’s Western Alberta Transmission Line Continues

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

Bury Power Lines to Avert Power Outages

• July 3, 2012 • Comments Off on Bury Power Lines to Avert Power Outages

Heartland Transmission Project Update

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

Southern Alberta Landowners Fight AltaLink Power Lines

• June 21, 2012 • Comments Off on Southern Alberta Landowners Fight AltaLink Power Lines

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

EPCOR Should Practise What It Preaches

• June 6, 2012 • Comments Off on EPCOR Should Practise What It Preaches

AltaLink’s Parent Company, SNC-Lavalin, Criticized for Bullying

• June 6, 2012 • Comments Off on AltaLink’s Parent Company, SNC-Lavalin, Criticized for Bullying

Fishhawk Ranch Opposition to Power Line Grows

• June 6, 2012 • Comments Off on Fishhawk Ranch Opposition to Power Line Grows

Heartland Power Line Battle Not Over

• May 18, 2012 • Comments Off on Heartland Power Line Battle Not Over

AUC Heartland Decision Not in Best Public Interest

• May 15, 2012 • Comments Off on AUC Heartland Decision Not in Best Public Interest

SNC-Lavalin Sued Again by Investors

• May 11, 2012 • Comments Off on SNC-Lavalin Sued Again by Investors

FishHawk Ranch Residents Misled About Green Space

• May 4, 2012 • Comments Off on FishHawk Ranch Residents Misled About Green Space

Heartland Power Line Update

• May 3, 2012 • Comments Off on Heartland Power Line Update

SNC-Lavalin and AltaLink: Smoke and Mirrors

• May 1, 2012 • Comments Off on SNC-Lavalin and AltaLink: Smoke and Mirrors

SNC-Lavalin Shareholder Faults Board for Problems

• April 30, 2012 • Comments Off on SNC-Lavalin Shareholder Faults Board for Problems

Towers Kill Millions of Birds

• April 29, 2012 • Comments Off on Towers Kill Millions of Birds

More on SNC-Lavalin

• April 29, 2012 • Comments Off on More on SNC-Lavalin

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

AltaLink’s Parent Company Troubles Continue

• April 27, 2012 • Comments Off on AltaLink’s Parent Company Troubles Continue

Welcome to Alberta Under the PCs

• April 24, 2012 • Comments Off on Welcome to Alberta Under the PCs

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 Residents Angry About Heartland Line

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

Conservatives Give Mixed Message on Schools

• April 17, 2012 • Comments Off on Conservatives Give Mixed Message on Schools

Alberta Leaders’ Debate – Electricity

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

RCMP Raids SNC-Lavalin’s Montreal Headquarters

• April 13, 2012 • Comments Off on RCMP Raids SNC-Lavalin’s Montreal Headquarters

Power Lines Reason to Not Vote Progressive Conservative

• April 13, 2012 • Comments Off on Power Lines Reason to Not Vote Progressive Conservative

Dave Quest on Defensive Re Power Lines

• April 12, 2012 • Comments Off on Dave Quest on Defensive Re Power Lines

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

PCs Promise More Schools While They Close Another One Down

• April 5, 2012 • Comments Off on PCs Promise More Schools While They Close Another One Down

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

Bill 50 Power Lines in Alberta May Be Stopped

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

RETA Supports Court Appeal of Heartland Line

• March 29, 2012 • Comments Off on RETA Supports Court Appeal of Heartland Line

PC Candidates Don’t Understand Electricity Issues

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

SNC-Lavalin CEO Resigns Amid Allegations

• March 26, 2012 • Comments Off on SNC-Lavalin CEO Resigns Amid Allegations

Lawsuit Lawyer Raps SNC-Lavalin

• March 25, 2012 • Comments Off on Lawsuit Lawyer Raps SNC-Lavalin

RETA Executive Director Stepping Aside

• March 25, 2012 • Comments Off on RETA Executive Director Stepping Aside

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

Election Call Imminent

• March 19, 2012 • Comments Off on Election Call Imminent

Alberta P.C. Government Hypocrisy on Schools

• March 16, 2012 • Comments Off on Alberta P.C. Government Hypocrisy on Schools

RETA to Release Paper on AltaLink / PC Relationship

• March 16, 2012 • Comments Off on RETA to Release Paper on AltaLink / PC Relationship

Election Call Imminent

• March 8, 2012 • Comments Off on Election Call Imminent

Heartland Power Line – Court of Appeal

• March 7, 2012 • Comments Off on Heartland Power Line – Court of Appeal

Keith Wilson to Speak in St. Paul

• March 6, 2012 • Leave a Comment

Government Doing Nothing to Address Electricity Costs

• March 3, 2012 • Leave a Comment

Building a Forward-Looking Electricity System

• March 2, 2012 • Leave a Comment

SNC Lavalin’s Image Gets Worse

• March 1, 2012 • Comments Off on SNC Lavalin’s Image Gets Worse

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

RETA Developing TV Ads

• February 22, 2012 • Comments Off on RETA Developing TV Ads

RETA ED on Breakfast TV

• February 22, 2012 • Leave a Comment

RETA Campaign Continues

• February 21, 2012 • Leave a Comment

Industrial Power Consumers Association Speaks Out

• February 18, 2012 • Leave a Comment

Premier Redford Taken to Task by Strathcona County Mayor Linda Osinchuk

• February 17, 2012 • Comments Off on Premier Redford Taken to Task by Strathcona County Mayor Linda Osinchuk

Premier Redford Spreads Misinformation at Sherwood Park Chamber Meeting

• February 15, 2012 • Comments Off on Premier Redford Spreads Misinformation at Sherwood Park Chamber Meeting

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

Dontclosemyschool.com Media Coverage

• February 13, 2012 • Comments Off on Dontclosemyschool.com Media Coverage

RETA Releases New Ads

• February 13, 2012 • Comments Off on RETA Releases New Ads

Budget Offers Nothing for Colchester Students

• February 11, 2012 • Comments Off on Budget Offers Nothing for Colchester Students

Danielle Smith meets with RETA and other Transmission Line Stakeholders

• February 9, 2012 • Comments Off on Danielle Smith meets with RETA and other Transmission Line Stakeholders

Danielle Smith coming back to Sherwood Park, meeting with RETA

• February 8, 2012 • Comments Off on Danielle Smith coming back to Sherwood Park, meeting with RETA

Don’t give up, it’s not over

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

Elk Island Making Contingency Plans for Colchester

• February 2, 2012 • Comments Off on Elk Island Making Contingency Plans for Colchester

Danielle Smith says “Bury the Line”

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

Sherwood Park PCs are Divided and Frustrated

• February 1, 2012 • Comments Off on Sherwood Park PCs are Divided and Frustrated

Colchester Fights On, Power Companies Sow Confusion

• January 31, 2012 • Comments Off on Colchester Fights On, Power Companies Sow Confusion

Want to Encourage Upgrading? Why not Lower Transmission Costs!

• January 29, 2012 • Comments Off on Want to Encourage Upgrading? Why not Lower Transmission Costs!

RETA Executive Director Responds to Sherwood Park Independent

• January 27, 2012 • Comments Off on RETA Executive Director Responds to Sherwood Park Independent

Is More Democracy the Answer?

• January 26, 2012 • Comments Off on Is More Democracy the Answer?

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

Heartland Line Must be Reviewed

• January 22, 2012 • Comments Off on Heartland Line Must be Reviewed

Sherwood Park PC Nomination and Newt Gingrich

• January 21, 2012 • Comments Off on Sherwood Park PC Nomination and Newt Gingrich

Pipelines and Power Lines

• January 20, 2012 • Comments Off on Pipelines and Power Lines

AltaLink Offers to Cost-Share Burying Heartland line by Colchester School

• January 20, 2012 • Comments Off on AltaLink Offers to Cost-Share Burying Heartland line by Colchester School

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

Pipelines or Heartland Power Line – Not Both

• January 16, 2012 • Comments Off on Pipelines or Heartland Power Line – Not Both

Colchester School Supports RETA AUC Heartland Appeal

• January 14, 2012 • Comments Off on Colchester School Supports RETA AUC Heartland Appeal

Flashback: Ted Morton Had it Right

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