Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 4, 1974, Lethbridge, Alberta
Alberta requests gov't delay pipeline decision By JEFF CARHUTHERS Herald Ottawa Bureau OTTAWA The federal cabinet decision on the Dome Petroleum Ltd. of Calgary proposal to build a gas liquids pipeline from Edmonton to Sarnia is being delayed at Alberta's until the province can submit its reactions to the plan to according to Energy Mnister Donald Macdonald. But if everything goes as ex- the cabinet should be able to make its decision public in less than three Mr. Macdonald said in an interview yesterday outside the Commons. The'decision is expected to be favorable. The minister added that the which is critical to Dow Chemical of Canada Ltd.'s plans to build a world- scale petrochemical comple in could still be made even if the Liberal government falls or calls an election during the next few weeks. Mr. Macdonld explained an executive that the cabinet will be able to make before an if needed. He said Alberta's reaction anticipated to be in the government's hands by the middle of next He estimated the cabinet would then make its public about 10 days later. The National Energy Board recently gave partial approval to Dome's Cochin Pipe Lines to build the proposed twin to carry ethylene and light hydrocarbons from Alberta to Sarnia. The NEB asked for more in- formation on environmental impact and the latter in light of the related NEB decision to restrict Prestige Office Space FOR RENT Phone 327-6747 Dome's proposed exports to the U.S. of ethane and propane to be carried by the pipeline. NEB has recommended that cabinet approve only a six- export licence for ethane instead of the 15 year term re- quested. When asked whether proposals by other companies to build large ethylene petrochemical plants in the Canadian Industries Ltd. of Montreal and Alberta Gas Trunk Pine Co. Ltd. of Clgary plans an Alberta will have any effect on the Dow-Dome approval by Mr. Macdonald only look at applications now before and we don't have any for Alberta. He also .said a second Alberta world-scale ethylene plant shouldn't cause since NEB studies have suggested that Canada could support up to three world-scale with some exports. Steel union sign new three-year pact Pa. The 10 largest steel producers in the United States and the United Steelworkers union be- gan formal signing today of a new three-year contract. It is the first contract nego- tiated under a historic no- strike bargaining agreement. Inland Steel Co. was the lirst company to sign the pact with the others to follow in a three-hour ceremony. think we can speak for most of the companies and say Wholesale gas price lowered NEW YORK Gulf Oil Co. said today it is lowering its wholesale price of gasoline by 3.5 cents a gallon effective immediately. The company attributed the reduction to lower costs of im- ported foreign crude oil. Prices of other Gulf refined products were not the company said. Calgary Law Firm requires LAWYER for General Practice 2 Years Experience Apply to Box 13 THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD Distribution Required Calgary Based Manufacturing Firm Requires distributor for diesel and residual oil supplements. Sales solicitation re- Will involve calls on and other large volume consumers of petroleum pro- ducts. Proven product line providing mileage increased power efficiency and emmission reduction. Preference will be given to applicants currently dis- tributing petroleum products or with established coverage to customers. For full details Western Energy Plus Ltd. 300 Petroleum No. 310 9 ave. S.W. Alberta or Phone 266-5505 that we are happy with this said William Inland's assistant general manager of industrial relations. The contract provides hefty wage and benefit increases for 350.000 workers in the industry. The settlement eventually will be extended to cover employees. Under the agreement workers receive a 6.3-per-cent increase of 28 cents an hour an additional 16 cents an hour Aug. and a further 16 cents Aug. The average steelworker now earns an hour. The settlement also provides for unlimited pay increases to cover a rise in the cost of living and includes an increase of 7.2 cents an hour in job differential substantial improvements in a company-paid dental plan and a boost in sup- plemental unemployment benefits. Industry and union sources estimate the agreement will cost a total of an hour for each worker. Companies signing the new contract are U.S. Jones and Youngstown Sheet and Wheeling- and Allegheny Ludlum Industries. Olds site of plant Alta. A multi million dollar meat packing plant that would be Canada's largest has been proposed for this community 50 miles north of the Board of Trade was told Friday. A spokesman for Big Country Meats of Calgary told the Board of Trade at a meeting he is negotiating with the provincial government and plans a formal presentation soon. H. H. Smith Ltd. Customs Broker Lithbridp nwni 321-1141 COUTTS W4-4M-M5t Home Office Phone 344-3822 INFORMATION SERVICES HAVE YOU ANY QUESTIONS FOR CANADA MONDAY TO TELEPHONE 0900h 1700h 327-2688 SERVICE DE RENSEIGNEMENT nano LUNDI AU OlOOh 1700h 327-2CM ana nana Solution sought on protecting egg producers Canadian-built Qlnett a customer-training demonstrates the Canadian- built word-processor which has penetrated the U.S. market. Crown agency seeks higher lending limit OTTAWA The gov- ernment is working with the Canadian Egg Marketing Association to find a solution that will protect domestic egg producers from cheap United States Agriculture Minister Eugene Whelan said hope we are very close to a he told Mark Rose in the Commons. Mr. Whelan said egg prices have dropped 15 per cent since the first of the year. far as the egg industry being in utter chaos and nearly going the producers are marketing eggs below production cost at the present and we are working on a program with the Canadian egg marketing He asked Mr. Rose to be patient while a solution is worked out. To make any announcement here would make it pos- sible for shylock importers to take advantage of the situation and get unwarranted rip-off Mr. Rose said the egg in- dustry is losing a week in sales because cheaper eggs from the U.S. This was happening even though there were no decreases in retail prices. He asked Mr. Whelan to an- nounce import limitations or support program for Canadian producers. Permits up FORT Alta. Building permits issued in this northeastern Alberta community for the first four months of 1974 exceeded million. OTTAWA A spokes- man for the Export Develop- ment Corp. said Friday the Crown agency is approaching its loan ceiling and will soon have to stop granting loans for financing export sales unless Parliament approves a higher lending limit. A pending bill would increase the EDC's loan ceiling to but the possibility of a federal election might delay action on it for several months. The EDC spokesman said that when the agency reaches its present loan it will have to stop granting loans under the law. This could mean the loss of export sales for a number of and a resulting loss in jobs for workers who manufacture goods for export. Canadian firms bidding for foreign contracts on major items such as railway machinery and others must be able to show they have the financial backing to complete the contract. Failure to have sufficient fi- nancing means a firm cannot bid on such a foreign and thus loses the chance of a sale. 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