The Keystone XL pipeline debate that unfortunately continues to drag on has pushed Canada's oil production potential into the spotlight. Canada is our neighbor and leading trade partner, with U.S. goods and private services trade with Canada totaling around $750 billion a year, interestingly equal parts imports and exports. More [...]
OTTAWA (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama is unlikely to deliver his verdict on TransCanada Corp's Keystone XL pipeline between mid-June and mid-October for fear of being seen as interfering in Canada's upcoming election, said three Ottawa-based sources familiar with the matter.
Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont announced Thursday that he's challenging Hillary Clinton for the Democratic nomination. Sanders' decision—a vocal Keystone XL opponent, clean energy champion, and carbon tax bill sponsor—is good news for environmentalists who RELATED ►POST PROFILESHARE ►
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is signing long-delayed legislation to boost energy efficiency in buildings. [...] it was defeated last year after becoming enmeshed in a partisan fight over the Keystone XL oil pipeline.
The majority of Americans have no idea what the Keystone XL pipeline is, but among those who do, support for its construction is firmly split along partisan lines, according to a new poll released Wednesday. The University of Texas at...Show More Summary
The West Coast of the United States and Canada is facing an imminent tar sands oil invasion, according to a new report from the Natural Resources Defense Council ( NRDC ). Tags: tar sands oilsands Keystone XL Tesoro-Savage NRDC
Former US Assistant Secretary of Energy Chuck McConnell considers the controversial Keystone XL pipeline as beneficial both for the US energy security and for global stability.
Warren aggressively opposes Keystone XL, the Trans-Pacific Partnership, and giveaways to Big Oil. That has many climate activists swooning.
Photo Credit: U.S. Geological Survey Whatever has happened to the Keystone XL pipeline proposal after the President's veto? Apparently, it is still being reviewed by the State Department and a final decision could come at any time. Last month, Secretary of State, John Kerry gave a speech at The Atlantic Council. Show More Summary
After the president vetoed legislation designed to force him to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline, the issue kind of dropped out of sight. But as sustainability consultant Sanjay Kapoor notes...
Peter Schweizer, the Republican operative who authored the forthcoming hit piece Clinton Cash and became the New York Times and Washington Post's new buddy, has a serious record of screw-ups—or things he got wrong on purpose to smear Democrats, figuring the retraction would get less attention than the allegation. Show More Summary
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog DeSmogBlog has obtained dozens of emails that lend an inside view of how the U.S. State Department secretly handed Enbridge a permit to expand the capacity of its U.S.-Canada border-crossing Alberta Clipper pipeline, which carries tar sands diluted bitumen ("dilbit") from Alberta to midwest markets. Show More Summary
DeSmogBlog has obtained dozens of emails that lend an inside view of how the U.S. State Department secretly handed Enbridge a permit to expand the capacity of its U.S.-Canada border-crossing Alberta Clipper pipeline, which carries tar...Show More Summary
One of the main lessons from the Keystone XL pipeline saga for Canadian oil producers is that they need to take greater control of their destiny. The pipeline, which may still get built one day, was supposed to be a conduit for Canada’s growing oil sands production and without it, producers have been forced to […]
Shocking news! Jobs are actually wanted in the potential Keystone XL pipeline states by liberals!
Way back in October 2010, when federal deliberations over the proposed Keystone XL pipeline had only been plodding along for a little over two years, then Secretary of State Hillary Clinton had this to say when asked about the wisdom of "mainlining" heavy Canadian crude oil amid escalating climate risks: "We [...]
Green groups are contemplating what the next battle will be after the fight over the Keystone XL pipeline is over. While no one knows what the ultimate fate of the pipeline will be, the decision will come soon and activists will need to move on to other issues. read more
While Hillary Clinton has supported boosting renewables and been critical of fossil fuel subsidies, she has also been supportive of fracking and has refused to comment on the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline.
EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy commented Monday that construction of the Keystone XL pipeline would not spell inherent doom for the planet. McCarthy was asked about the climate impact of Keystone XL at an event hosted by Politico’s Mike Allen. read more
CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - After six years battling bitter opposition to its Keystone XL pipeline project in the United States, TransCanada Corp has learned where and when to pick its fights.