Four bands appealing the consultation process didn't just lose in court. They were scolded by the high court for intentionally gumming up the process.
It's the latest blow for the Calgary oilpatch - Pengrowth sold for pennies a share
Officials with TC Energy said the spill is the equivalent of 9,120 barrels of oil, or half the size of a football field.
The move was quietly announced in a list of cabinet directives issued Friday afternoon, also stating that the Tories removed another director from the same organization.