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Keystone XL

Susan Dunavan is one of the landowners who filed the lawsuit challening Nebraska
Landowners say pipeline siting law violates the Constitution. State says suit should be thrown out because landowners have no right to make the challenge.
Nebraska landowners who helped doom TransCanada's plan to build its Keystone XL pipeline through...
Sep 27, 2012 | Read More
Koch Industries has had a stake going back 50-yearsin Canadian heavy oil through
Recent action by Koch Oil Sands pulls the curtain back further on the Koch family's deep but quiet involvement in Canada's oil sands industry.
A Canadian division of Koch Industries is reviewing a range of offers to buy up to 220,000 net...
Sep 20, 2012 | Read More
A console in the Enbridge oil control room.
InsideClimate News analysis of a decade of federal data shows general public detected far more spills than leak detection technology.
For years, TransCanada, the Canadian company that wants to build the Keystone XL pipeline, has...
Sep 19, 2012 | Read More
Shell Albian Sands strip mine outside Fort McMurray, Alberta
It depends on how energy preferences change, price pressures, and the degree to which the nation becomes a gateway to global markets, experts say.
The Obama administration's latest efficiency standards for new cars and trucks are expected to...
Sep 11, 2012 | Read More
On Sunday, July 25, 2010, Enbridge Line 6B ruptured near Marshall, Mich. and rel
A black goo stopped just 10 feet from the metal cap that marked his drinking water well. Walking on the tarry mess was like stepping on chewing gum.
MARSHALL, Mich.—An acrid stench had already enveloped John LaForge's five-bedroom house when he...
Jun 26, 2012 | Read More
The Sulphur River in Lamar County, Texas
The Army Corps is not responding to an EPA scientist's letter about 61 water crossings in Texas as the White House works to expedite pipeline approval.
An EPA letter that was once a mere blip on the radar for the Keystone XL oil pipeline may now be...
Jun 7, 2012 | Read More
Deatil: Koch Athabasca Leaseholds 2009
Long involvement in Canada's tar sands has been central to Koch Industries' evolution and positions the billionaire brothers for a new oil boom.
Over the last decade, Charles and David Koch have emerged into public view as billionaire...
May 10, 2012 | Read More
TransCanada Keystone pipeline depot, Gascoyne, North Dakota, February 2012/Credi
The Keystone XL is just one of many pipelines in the works to export Canadian heavy oils to global markets.
As debate over the future of the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline continues to boil in Congress and...
Apr 30, 2012 | Read More
Map of Neb. with new and original KXL routes
Nebraska landowners say their primary goal to protect the region's water supply was forgotten in the focus only on the Sandhills.
It wasn't that long ago that the people of Holt County, Neb. thought they had made a real impact on...
Apr 26, 2012 | Read More
Inside the Nebraska state house.
Opponents say legislation would undercut a tougher law passed in November.
Nebraska's legislature is expected to pass a bill on Wednesday that would ease the way for...
Apr 11, 2012 | Read More