Canada’s national energy regulator has recommended the Trans Mountain pipeline project receive federal approval.

The National Energy Board (NEB) says the project is in the public interest despite posing “significant” harm to the local killer whale population.

It said the oil project is justified based on its economic benefits.

The regulator was asked last year to revisit its recommendations of the controversial project after a federal court quashed an earlier approval.

The NEB issued 156

Read More At Article Source | Article Attribution