Almost 11 years ago in June 2002, Environmental Resources Management (ERM) Group declared the controversial 1,300 mile-long Baku–Tbilisi–Ceyhan (BTC) Pipeline environmentally and socio-economically sound, a tube which brings oil and gas produced in the Caspian Sea to the export market.
Massive Pipeline, Massive Hype: Sound Familiar?
Massive Ecological Costs and Consequences
Massive Landowner and Human Rights Costs and Consequences
Grassroots Response to ERM Group in 2003
BTC's sordid history – which ERM helped ensure – should also enter into any honest KXL assessment.