A changing of the guard in the White House, with President Donald Trump taking the helm, has spawned a hiring spree of new lobbyists to advocate for TransCanada's long-contested Keystone XL pipeline. In the forefront, TransCanada has...Show More Summary
Even though Hillary Clinton is no longer in charge of the State Department, some in the GOP continue to hold a grudge. Which is why they voted to removed the State Department from the approvals chain for pipelines that cross an international border. Show More Summary
An attorney for a group fighting the Keystone XL pipeline says the organization plans to appeal a South Dakota judge's decision upholding state regulators' approval for the pipeline to cross … Click to Continue »
Many Nebraska landowners are opposed to the Keystone XL pipeline slashing through their land. So they're fighting the proposed oil pipeline with clean, renewable energy. Activists launched the Solar XL campaign to install solar panels on land that Nebraska locals refuse to sell - directly in the path of the pipeline.[...]
There’s now a direct contrast between the proposed dirty fuel pipeline and a clean energy future. In rural Polk County, Nebraska, Jim Carlson’s fifth-generation farm happens to be directly in the proposed path of the Keystone XL pipeline. Show More Summary
Panels not pipes making stand for renewable energy on Nebraska farms Opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline, a long-debated infrastructure project that would transport hundreds of thousands of barrels of oil a day through the center of the U.S., have a new strategy to block to construction. Show More Summary
Foes of the Keystone XL oil pipeline may appeal a South Dakota judge's decision upholding state regulators' authorization of the project where it crosses the state. Two groups said Friday … Click to Continue »
It looks like environmentalists have accidentally won a battle after all: Keystone XL is facing a new challenge: The oil producers and refiners the pipeline was originally meant to serve aren’t interested in it anymore. ….Much has changed in the oil markets since TransCanada first filed an application with the State Department in 2008 for […]
The company behind the proposed Keystone XL pipeline has asked the U.S. State Department to pause its review of another pipeline that would carry oil from northwest North Dakota into … Click to Continue »
A passionate environmentalist, Winner grew heavy-hearted as Donald Trump quickly gave the go-ahead for construction of the controversial Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines. Four days later, Winner arrived for her first day of work as a contractor at Trump’s NSA. Show More Summary
Supporters and opponents of the Keystone XL oil pipeline are expected to converge in a northern Nebraska town to testify before a commission that will decide whether to approve the … Click to Continue »
Unlikely allies find common ground in opposition to Keystone XL pipeline that will bring tar sands oil from Canada to Texas.
TransCanada Corp. is reassessing whether oil producers in North Dakota and Montana are still interested in shipping crude through its long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline now that they have other new … Click to Continue »
On Monday, 26 activists were arrested in Seattle when they occupied 13 branches of JPMorgan Chase bank. Their complaint? They want Chase to stop lending money to TransCanada, the builder of the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. Although...Show More Summary
by Mike O'Brien Look at them pipes. Andrew Ottoson, CC 2.0 There comes a time when what was once considered normal—be it slavery, a sweatshop, or sexual harassment—is seen to be profoundly immoral. When it comes to protecting a livable planet for our children, we have come to that moment. Show More Summary
This Wednesday, the town of York, Nebraska (pop. 7,957) will play host to a public hearing on the Keystone XL Pipeline where anyone with an opinion on the project can...
Despite President Trump’s support of Keystone XL, state regulators still have say over the route. Some landowners see the pipeline as a threat to their water, farms and history.
Just weeks before being hired as President Donald Trump's top White House energy adviser, Mike Catanzaro was paid by TransCanada to advocate for the Keystone XL pipeline. Lobbying for his old employer, CGCN Group, disclosure forms reviewed...Show More Summary
In an interview with Sandra Smith from Fox News, a Nebraska farmer swatted down her contention that a Keystone XL pipeline President Donald Trump wants to revive will put America on the road to energy independence. Nebraska farmer Art Tanderup farms outside of Neligh (population 1,599 recorded by...