Op-Ed: NWT Premier — Alberta should build pipeline North to Beaufort Sea

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The Premier of the North West Territories suggests that the province of Alberta should plan to move oil north through the territories to the Beaufort Sea rather than west through British Columbia to a port on the Pacific.

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A pipeline carrying oil from the tar sands to the Beaufort Sea through the territories would provide an alternative development project and help boost the economy of the Northwest Territories. No doubt it would help McCleod politically as well. There have been no direct discussion between the province of Alberta and the government of the Territories. Cal Dallas who is Alberta Minister of International and Intergovernmental Affairs welcomed the offer from McCleod. Dallas said on the CBC:We would be more than pleased to talk to Premier McLeod and anyone in the N.W.T. that’s interested in the potential of co-operating on projects,”
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