TC Energy inks deal for Indigenous ownership stake in Keystone XL pipeline – Globalnews.ca
Indigenous communities are being given a chance to pursue an ownership interest in the Keystone XL pipeline project, builder TC Energy Corp. announced on Tuesday.
The Calgary-based company says a memorandum of understanding has been signed with Natural Law Energy, which represents four First Nations in Alberta and one in Saskatchewan.
“Today’s announcement is a testament to what we can accomplish when industry and Indigenous groups work together,” said Nekaneet First Nation Chief Alvin Francis, president of Natural Law.
“This historic agreement is an important step for our peoples and future generations to share in the energy wealth coming from our lands and traditional territories.”
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