Enbridge Energy’s Line 5 pipeline will be going underground

Enbridge Energy’s Line 5 pipeline will be going underground…

The deal also requires the Canadian company to shut down the transmission of oil through the Straits of Mackinac during weather conditions that would hamper recovery of oil if there were a spill. Governor Snyder said business as usual by Enbridge is no longer acceptable, and the state is evaluating the future of the entire span of the pipeline. Line 5 takes oil from Canada through Wisconsin and Michigan to a refinery in Sarnia, Ontario.