AP Environmental Writer
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Today in Manufacturing Podcast
Today in Manufacturing has a new podcast brought to you by the editors of Industrial Media. In each episode, we discuss the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward.
Mar 19th, 2021
Company Defies State's Demand to Shut Down Pipeline
Enbridge said it would continue to operate the oil pipeline through the Straits of Mackinac.
Jan 12th, 2021
Deal Reached on Project to Protect Lakes from Invasive Fish
The plan calls for a gantlet of technologies to deter approaching fish, including electric barriers and underwater speakers.
Jan 8th, 2021
Pipeline Operator Sues Michigan Over Shutdown Order
Enbridge argues the pipeline is under the sole jurisdiction of federal regulators.
Nov 27th, 2020
Mich. Gov. Seeks Shutdown of Great Lakes Oil Pipeline
The state notified Enbridge that it was revoking an easement granted 67 years ago to extend a section of pipeline through the Straits of Mackinac.
Nov 16th, 2020
Mich. Gov. Offers 'Carbon-Neutral' Climate Plan
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer pledged "comprehensive and aggressive" efforts but provided few details.
Sep 24th, 2020
State Seeks Funding Pledge in Case of Oil Spill
Michigan officials asked Enbridge to carry $900 million of liability insurance and set aside another $1.9 billion.
Jul 20th, 2020