Enviros Push To Stop Enbridge Tar Sands Pipeline Project

Law360, Washington (September 27, 2013, 5:03 PM EDT) -- Two environmental groups urged a Washington federal judge on Friday to prevent Enbridge Inc.'s proposed 589-mile tar sands oil pipeline from moving forward because the federal government has not conducted a full environmental study on the project, claiming several agencies failed to consider the entire pipeline when it approved various portions of the plan.

The Sierra Club and Defenders of Wildlife alleged the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and a slew of other federal agencies violated the National Environmental Policy Act by failing to consider the...
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