The Editor, the Globe and Mail
According to the website of the existing Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline, this pipe, often carries gasoline, as well as heavy crude.
Thus the Quebec tragedy should actually now be a warning bell for B.C. residents along the pipeline route, both through the dry interior, and the heavily populated lower mainland areas. What if the spills in Burnaby, Abbotsford, or the Coquihalla, had been gasoline, and had ignited? Whole communities, such as Kamloops and Hope, and our forests, are also at risk.