Report: Obama administration will reject the Keystone XL pipeline

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Report: Obama administration will reject the Keystone XL pipeline
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[url=http://www.thestar.com/news/world/2015/11/06/obama-rejects-keystone-pipe... ‘disappointed’ Obama rejects $8 billion Keystone pipeline[/url]

 

quizzical

Keystone XL rejection leads TransCanada to sue Obama administration

"TransCanada has filed a lawsuit against the Obama administration and plans to file a claim under the North American Free Trade Agreement over the U.S. government's rejection of the company's proposed Keystone XL pipeline."

mark_alfred

There's a problem with the link above.  It includes some rabble stuff in the URL.  The proper link is:

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/transcanada-lawsuit-keystone-xl-pi...

quizzical

ok ty mark_alfred

NorthReport

Keystone Pipeline has a leak in South Dakota

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NorthReport

TransCanada Files $15B Nafta Claim on Keystone XL Rejection  

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-06-25/transcanada-files-15b-...

josh

President Donald Trump intends to take action today to advance construction of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines, according to a person familiar with the matter. 

 

https://www.bloomberg.com/politics/articles/2017-01-24/trump-said-to-pla...

iyraste1313

Trump Signs Executive Orders Renegotiating Keystone XL, Dakota Access Pipelines...zerohedge

 

kropotkin1951 kropotkin1951's picture

So I guess that means that not even the Alberta NDP can argue they need the Kinder Morgan pipeline. The construction of both pipelines would be a death knell for the planet from the climate change reaction.

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U.S. judge blocks construction of TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline

TransCanada's $10-billion Keystone XL pipeline project has suffered another setback after a U.S. federal judge blocked its construction to allow more time to study the potential environmental impact.

The Great Falls Tribune reports U.S. District Judge Brian Morris' order on Thursday came as the Calgary-based energy giant was preparing to build the first stages of the oil pipeline in northern Montana.

Indigenous and environmental groups had sued TransCanada and the U.S. Department of State after Nebraska authorities approved an alternative route to the one TransCanada had proposed through the state.

The groups argued the U.S. State Department violated several acts in issuing a presidential permit for the pipeline without a proper environmental assessment of the changed route....