Keystone XL Pipeline

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You Thought There Was no Possible Link Between Ferguson and Climate Change? Think Again...

Aug 23 2014 4:56am CDT | Source: Big Government

Climate change is a serious problem because... Ferguson. So says environmental activist Deirdre Smith of left-wing pressure group 350.org. In an editorial written for Common Dreams ("Breaking News and Views for the Progressive Community"), she claims that it "isn't hard" to link the current tensions in Ferguson, Missouri with global warming. She writes: When crisis hits, the underlying racism in our society comes to the surface in v ...
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Latest Anti-Keystone Argument: Pipeline Would Cut Global Oil Prices

Aug 12 2014 1:51pm CDT | Source: Big Government

A new study published in the journal Nature Climate Change finds that the Keystone XL pipeline, if approved, would cut global oil prices. For many on the left, that's the bad news. The official U.S. State Department estimate of carbon released by production of Canadian tar sands in connection with the Keystone XL pipeline was between a million and 27 million tons per year. The new estimate published Sunday says the actual amount of carbon would va ...
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Keystone XL Delay Has Consequences

Aug 7 2014 7:00am CDT | Source: National Center for Policy Analysis

For five years, the Keystone XL pipeline project has been delayed, waiting on presidential approval. The economic gains that would result from the project -- new jobs, wages and access to North American oil -- are just one part of the Keystone puzzle. As Catrina Rorke of the American Action Forum explains, construction of the pipeline would also bring environmental and human benefits. If built, the pipeline ...
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State Department's Real Errors in Keystone XL Review

Jul 31 2014 11:27am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Last month, the State Department published an errata sheet for the Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (FSEIS) of the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline project. State Department's error sheet, and much of the coverage of it, clearly points out that railing tar sands is potentially even more dangerous than pipelines. This is true. It is also true that it would be even more dangerous still to transport ...
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Nebraska court’s schedule on pipeline suit takes heat off Obama until after elections

Jul 9 2014 7:21pm CDT | Source: Post Politics: - The Washington Post

It’s official: A final decision on the controversial Keystone XL pipeline will wait until after the November midterms. The latest delay comes as a result of a scheduling decision this week by the Nebraska Supreme Court, which doesn’t plan to hear oral arguments in a crucial Keystone-related case until early September. Read full articl ...
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Keystone XL Decision Won't Come Until After November Elections

Jul 9 2014 1:48pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

A final decision on the Keystone XL pipeline won't come until after the November elections, the Washington Post reported Wednesday. The Nebraska Supreme Court will soon announce that oral arguments in the case regarding the pipeline's route through the state won't be held until September, according to the Post. That would mean that the court isn't likely to render a decision until after the Nov. 4 midterm elections. In February, a state district court in Nebraska inv ...
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