Reader’s view: Stand up against new Enbridge tar-sands pipeline
Published 09/19/2013, Duluth News Tribune
Like many, we long have been concerned about climate change and carbon emissions. But when we heard about yet another major oil pipeline — Enbridge 67, also known as the “Alberta Clipper” — proposal that would come from the tar sands of Alberta, through Duluth and out the Great Lakes or down to the Gulf of Mexico for refining in world markets, we could not sit down and let the fossil-fuel giants railroad it through.Word count: 269
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