Saturday marked the 10th anniversary of Enbridge’s spilling almost a million gallons of heavy tar-sands oil into Michigan’s Kalamazoo River from its 41-year-old Line 6B — causing one of the worst inland oil spills in U.S. history. Now Enbridge is touting its proposed oil pipeline tunnel under the Great Lakes as a quick-and-simple fix to Line 5. Read the full story by The Detroit News.
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