Posts by Kai Nagata - Page 12

Time for Clark to prove she calls the shots, not Enbridge

04.03.14 | No Tankers |  Kai Nagata

It’s neither fair nor accurate to accuse Premier Clark of being a former Enbridge lobbyist. Rather she became a “partner” at Burrard Communications several weeks after the lobbying firm finished working for Enbridge. Today, the message from the premier’s office is clear: Clark did not lobby for Enbridge. Yes, Clark was married to an Enbridge […]

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Let’s give Enbridge a judo lesson

03.27.14 | Actions, Commentary, No Tankers |  Kai Nagata

Advance polls open in Kitimat next Wednesday, and Enbridge is doing everything it can to buy the vote. Our friends on the ground in the B.C. town of 9,000 say Enbridge has them under siege. The company is pouring unlimited money into ads and even flying salespeople in from Calgary to go door-to-door telling people […]

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Enbridge loses two key allies in two days

03.20.14 | Commentary, No Tankers |  Kai Nagata

With Alison Redford gone and Joe Oliver shuffled off the pipeline file, the case is weakening for federal approval of the Northern Gateway proposal. Redford was the Premier of Alberta. Oliver was the federal Minister of Natural Resources. Both were key spokespeople for the controversial project, which would involve twin pipelines from the Alberta oil […]

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Meet Dogwood’s new Energy & Democracy Director

03.10.14 | Commentary, No Tankers |  Kai Nagata

My name is Kai Nagata and I’m proud to be joining Dogwood Initiative at their new headquarters in Victoria. I’m here because I share Dogwood’s core goal: for British Columbians to unlock their democratic power over decisions affecting our environment and economy. My job is to help tip the balance of power back to the […]

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