Environmental Law Alert Blog: Regulating raw bitumen exports: an extremist notion or Conservative election promise?

Wednesday, October 10, 2012 In 2008 the Conservative Party promised to ban the export of raw bitumen to countries with lower environmental standards.  Wow! In all the excitement of Government Ministers branding opponents of the Enbridge Pipeline and Tankers Project as radicals, Canadians have forgotten all about a 2008 election promise which, if implemented, would ...