This story originally appeared in Huffington Post and is republished here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. The contractor that evaluated greenhouse gas emissions for the State Department's Keystone XL report is the latest company...Show More Summary
STEELE CITY, Nebraska (Reuters) - In the heated debate over whether to build the Keystone XL pipeline, the energy industry and lawmakers have predicted that the project could unleash an economic bonanza in the Midwest, and provide jobs for up to a half...
The U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing today (March 13) on the U.S. State Department’s national interest determination for the northern half of the proposed TransCanada Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. Four witnesses will testify: Keystone XL proponent Karen Alderman Harbert, the president and CEO of the U.S. Show More Summary
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Even Dr. James Hansen doesn’t believe Keystone XL itself will significantly increase greenhouse gas emissions Video follows below At today’s Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on Keystone XL, Chairman Robert Menendez (D-NJ) asked well-known climate scientist James Hansen to clarify … Continue reading ?
The president's decision on whether or not to approve the Keystone XL pipeline is drawing closer, and the debate is heating up. The post 5 Things We Learned From Today’s Senate Hearing On Keystone XL appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Sen. Mary Landrieu of Louisiana intensified the pressure on Secretary of State John Kerry to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline.
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog The U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing today (March 13) on the U.S. State Department's national interest determination for the northern half of the proposed TransCanada Keystone XL tar...Show More Summary
Fox News Leaders of the nation's building trades unions renewed their demands Tuesday that President Obama approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline, suggesting that there could be consequences for Democrats in the midterm elections if the project is rejected.
The fight over the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline has generated a lot of debate. But another fight brewing out west in California is equally symbolic of the current debate raging about our energy future. Just as the decision on Keystone...Show More Summary
Leaders of the nation’s building trades unions again are urging President Obama to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline -- suggesting there could be consequences for Democrats in the November elections.
Joe Jordan | Nebraska Watchdog It looked as if a little known state board all set for a key role in the future of the Keystone XL pipeline would be front and center for voters this spring. Sorry, looks can be deceiving. Keystone XL pipeline You see the Democratic hopefuls for an open seat on...
Soon, President Obama will announce his decision on the permit for TransCanada's Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. Since being proposed five years ago, this one pipeline has galvanized protests across the U.S. and gained a notoriety that no one could have predicted a couple of years ago. Show More Summary
This week: US media go into overdrive over Russia/Ukraine, painting the conflict as proof that Barack Obama isn't feared enough. Plus pundits laugh at Putin's delusion–but what about John Kerry's? And a big anti-Keystone XL rally at the White House hardly makes the news. Watch:
National Journal's coverage of an upcoming Senate hearing on the Keystone XL pipeline failed to disclose that Gen. Jim Jones is currently working for the fossil fuel industry. The Senate Foreign Relations Committee will hold a hearing on Thursday to discuss whether or not the Keystone XL pipeline is in the country's national interest. Show More Summary
(Credit: philly.com) The beat goes on.... PHILADELPHIA -- More than two dozen people were arrested Monday after they blocked entrances to the William J. Green Federal Building in Center City to protest the proposed Keystone XL pipeline. The...Show More Summary
In the midst of what could at times be described yellow journalism, it is easy to forget that TransCanada offers much more than Keystone XL.