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Keystone XL

President Barack Obama speaks at the site of the southern leg of the Keystone XL
U.S. oil production is suddenly booming. Question now is, will Obama say yes to the Canadian tar sands being part of this fossil fuel revival?
U.S. oil production is suddenly growing so fast that some analysts are questioning how much the...
May 21, 2013 | Read More
Christy Clark, Premier of British Columbia.
Anti-pipeline candidate ahead in the polls loses British Columbia election, but pipeline projects still face hurdles.
Environmentalists suffered a setback on Tuesday when British Columbia re-elected a premier who left...
May 16, 2013 | Read More
Under pressure, the department reverses itself and says it will provide online public access to comments on its controversial environmental review.
A State Department official confirmed that for the first time the department will make public all...
Apr 25, 2013 | Read More
The Canadian company calls the scope and tone of the agency’s comments on the pipeline that will bisect the U.S. heartland 'somewhat surprising.'
WASHINGTON—The Canadian builder of the Keystone XL pipeline has lashed out at the Environmental...
Apr 24, 2013 | Read More
Climate change protest February 2013 in Washington, D.C.
Enviromentalists and the EPA take apart State Dept's Keystone review, and momentum shifts yet again toward pipeline opponents in the long-running battle.
WASHINGTON—Leading environmental groups declared on Monday that the Obama administration's latest...
Apr 23, 2013 | Read More
John Kerry holds a joint press conference with John Baird
When the State Department will make the written comments public, as required under the National Environmental Protection Act, remains unclear.
WASHINGTON—Advocates and opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline are due to file detailed comments on...
Apr 22, 2013 | Read More
Rep. Lee Terry
"The thing that bothers me about this bill is that everything is deemed," said Jerry McNerney, D-Calif. "You just can’t deem the truth."
WASHINGTON – A House subcommittee has taken the first step toward legislation that would push...
Apr 17, 2013 | Read More
Alberta Premier Alison Redford
But experts say Alberta’s problem is that it's all but giving away its oil to industry, in a cycle of subsidy and overproduction that a pipeline won't end.
WASHINGTON—The premier of Alberta, Canada, made another visit to Washington D.C. last week,...
Apr 15, 2013 | Read More
Lake Maumelle
People in Nebraska are asking: If a pipeline that already exists needs to be moved in Arkansas, why route the Keystone through the Ogallala aquifer?
The utility that supplies water to most of central Arkansas has been concerned for years about an...
Apr 9, 2013 | Read More
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry delivers remarks at the Ross Sea Conservation
Requests for extensions are not uncommon but this one puts the agency in an awkward spot within a roiling national controversy.
WASHINGTON—The Sierra Club and other environmental groups have asked the State Department to extend...
Apr 4, 2013 | Read More