While laying out her presidential plan to take on climate change, Hillary Clinton deliberately avoided questions about the Keystone XL pipeline. According to the Wall Street Journal, Hillary Clinton has refused to take an explicit position in favor or against the Keystone pipeline, which is one of the most hotly debated issues in Congress. Show More Summary
Hillary Clinton released her big climate plan, but here's what she won't talk about.
The Keystone XL pipeline is an issue that Democrats are going to have to deal with sooner rather than later. Hillary Clinton has repeatedly...
Trump has frequently criticized the Obama administration for not yet granting a permit for the tar sands pipeline project. The post Keystone XL Cheerleader Donald Trump Invested At Least $250,000 In TransCanada appeared first on ThinkProgress.
The Sierra Club calls Keystone XL a "climate disaster." Therefore, when a presidential candidate once "inclined" to green-light the pipeline hires someone who was also a "major Keystone lobbyist," Democrats should inquire as to the reasoning of such a curious decision. Show More Summary
Attachment Size Enbridge Pipeline Wisconsin Budget.pdf 1.04 MB Emails reveal that an attorney and lobbyist for Canadian pipeline company giant Enbridge helped draft the controversial provision placed into the 2015 Wisconsin Budget set...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — A House panel has issued a subpoena to Secretary of State John Kerry for department documents, reports and letters related to the contentious push to build the Keystone XL pipeline. The $8 billion pipeline would transport oil harvested from Canada's tar sands to pipelines linked to refineries on the Gulf of Mexico.
On Thursday, July 3, on the eve of a long Fourth of July holiday weekend, Canadian pipeline giant Enbridge landed a sweetheart deal: a provision in the 2015 Wisconsin budget that will serve to expedite permitting for its controversial proposed Line 61 tar sands pipeline expansion project. Show More Summary
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog On Thursday, July 3 on the eve of a long Fourth of July holiday weekend, Canadian pipeline company giant Enbridge landed a sweetheart deal: a provision in the 2015 Wisconsin Budget that will serve to expedite permitting for its controversial proposed Line 61 tar sands pipeline expansion project. Show More Summary
Attachment Size Enbridge Board of Supervisors Appeal.pdf 2.25 MB Wisconsin Enbridge Budget Provision.pdf 1.91 MB On Thursday, July 3 on the eve of a long Fourth of July holiday weekend, Canadian pipeline company giant Enbridge landed...Show More Summary
VICE News is closely tracking global environmental change. Check out the Tipping Point blog here. An executive of TransCanada, the company proposing to build the Keystone XL pipeline, sent a letter to US State Department officials arguing...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- TransCanada, the company seeking to build the controversial pipeline that would carry oil from Alberta to refineries in Texas, is leaning on Secretary of State John Kerry to make a permitting decision. In letter to Kerry...Show More Summary
CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - TransCanada Corp said on Tuesday that tightening climate-change rules from the governments of Canada and the province of Alberta help justify the construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline project.
Hillary Clinton has hired a former lobbyist for the company behind the Keystone XL pipeline, further upsetting environmentalists who have long been wary of her commitment to fighting climate change.RELATED ►POST PROFILESHARE ►
It’s pretty obvious that Alberta Premier Rachel Notley and her new NDP government don’t understand the province’s biggest industry. Here’s her latest gaff: stating that Keystone XL pipeline will cost Alberta jobs and send them to Texas. In my report, I prove that this simply isn’t true. And by the way: Why is Notley so worked […]
Like most debates in Congress, the fight over the Keystone XL pipeline is driven by posturing and partisanship rather than common sense. On Tuesday, this phenomenon was on full view as the Senate took a vote that fell short of overriding environmental concerns and giving the pipeline the go-ahead.
In recent weeks the Environmental Working Group and others have been promoting a study that suggests corn ethanol is worse for the climate than the controversial Keystone XL pipeline and gasoline produced from Canadian tar sands. That’s like saying apple juice is worse for the human body than arsenic. read more
An activist was placed on a US government watchlist for domestic flights after being swept up in an FBI investigation into protests of the Keystone XL pipeline, linking a breach of intelligence protocol with accounts of continued tracking that environmentalists fear could follow them for life....
The main goal of the protest was to emphasize that the conversation about tar sands and fossil fuels is about more than just the Keystone XL pipeline. The post Thousands March In The Midwest’s Largest-Ever Anti-Tar Sands Rally appeared first on ThinkProgress.
On May 31st, Paul Blumenthal and Ryan Grim at Huffington Post headlined, "Banks Behind Hillary Clinton's Canadian Speeches Really Want The Keystone Pipeline," and they reported that, "Two Canadian banks tightly connected to promoting...Show More Summary