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November 20, 2013
Keystone XL cost rises by $100M
TransCanada says price tag will be at least $5.4 billion.
November 20, 2013 - 7:11am
August 11, 2013
OPINION: Obama's Keystone stand deepens impasse with Canada
WASHINGTON -- With his blunt assertion that Canada could do more to cut emissions, President Barack Obama raised doubts about whether the United States will approve the Keystone XL pipeline. The question is: What exactly does Canada need to do? As Obama seeks to revitalize his climate...
August 11, 2013 - 8:20am
July 9, 2013
Quebec train disaster spurs railroad vs. pipelines debate
CALGARY, Alberta -- A train disaster that killed five people in Quebec promises to touch off debate over the safety of shipping crude oil by...
July 9, 2013 - 7:56am
May 5, 2013
Keystone foes in Congress insist Obama find a greenhouse-gas offsets
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is being pressed by opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline to tie any approval to measures that would curb climate change, reflecting mounting pressure on the administration to mitigate the project's impact if it goes forward. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse,...
May 5, 2013 - 9:44pm
April 30, 2013
Keystone XL proves to be a bonanza for lobbyists
WASHINGTON -- Almost 50 groups representing everything from oil companies to American Jews have stepped up their Washington spending as the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline proves to be a bonanza for lobbyists. The American Petroleum Institute, a Washington-based oil industry...
April 30, 2013 - 8:24am
April 24, 2013
Keystone XL foes say 1M comments show power of opposition
WASHINGTON -- Keystone XL critics say they amassed more than 1 million comments against the pipeline to carry oil from Canada, showing what they called grassroots opposition to the $5.3 billion project across six states. Keystone will "contribute dramatically" to global warming...
April 24, 2013 - 7:38am
April 10, 2013
Alberta premier: Pipeline rejection would mar relations
TORONTO (AP) -- Alberta's premier says if the Obama administration rejects the Keystone XL pipeline it be would be a significant thorn in Canadian-U.S. relations. Premier Alison Redford said in a telephone interview with The Associated Press that the issue would keep coming up. Redford...
April 10, 2013 - 2:07pm
March 19, 2013
As odds grow long, opponents join forces in attempt to stop pipeline
March 19, 2013 - 7:47am
March 8, 2013
Court told Keystone pipeline fails common-carrier test
BEAUMONT, Texas -- TransCanada faces court arguments from Texas landowners that its plans for the Keystone XL pipeline to transport Canadian tar-sands oil to coastal refineries don't give it the right to condemn their property. One farmer, in an appellate hearing today in Beaumont,...
March 8, 2013 - 8:04am
March 4, 2013
Rail seen as alternative to pipeline for moving oil
Even if foes of the Keystone XL pipeline block it, companies seeking to get Canada's oil sands to U.S. and world markets could travel the old-fashioned...
March 4, 2013 - 7:37am
January 31, 2013
Nebraska responds to lawsuit opposing pipeline law
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Nebraska says a law that establishes a review process for a proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline is constitutional. The state responded Monday to a lawsuit filed by three opponents of the pipeline that will carry Canadian tar sands oil across several U.S. states...
January 31, 2013 - 12:53pm
January 19, 2013
SD landowners support Keystone pipeline or are resigned to it
WINNER -- In the 1950s, electric and natural gas companies constructed transmission lines and pipelines across the South Dakota prairie. ...
January 19, 2013 - 4:06am
Texas landowner faces TransCanada in court hearing
HOUSTON (AP) -- A Texas landowner and TransCanada Corp. are taking their argument over whether tar sands are crude oil before a judge. Nacogdoches County Court-at-Law Judge Jack Sinz will hear arguments Wednesday. Landowner Michael Bishop wants all pipeline work on his 20-acre property...
December 19, 2012 - 10:03am
December 13, 2012
Texas judge lifts order on TransCanada pipeline
HOUSTON (AP) -- A judge is allowing TransCanada to resume work on an oil pipeline being built on private property in Texas before a hearing next week. Texas landowner Michael Bishop has filed suit against TransCanada in Nacogdoches County, claiming the company lied to Texans when...
December 13, 2012 - 2:19pm
December 6, 2012
OUR VIEW: Passion still exists for the Keystone XL pipeline
The Keystone XL pipeline is still generating much controversy, as shown by attendance at a public meeting earlier this week in Nebraska. Tuesday...
December 6, 2012 - 7:39pm