First Piece of Disputed Keystone XL Pipeline Finished

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TC Energy to Start Work on Keystone XL Pipeline

TC Energy Corp said on Tuesday it would proceed with the construction of the long-delayed $8 billion Keystone XL pipeline project after securing a $1.1 billion equity investment from the Alberta government, extending a lifeline to Canada’s oil sands industry. Alberta, home of the world’s third-largest oil reserves, has struggled for years as congested pipelines

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Trump Administration Approves Keystone Pipeline on U.S. Land

The Trump administration on Wednesday approved a right-of-way allowing the Keystone XL oil sands pipeline to be built across U.S. land, pushing the controversial $8 billion project closer to construction amidst court challenges. The approval signed by Interior Secretary David Bernhardt and obtained by The Associated Press covers 46 miles (74 kilometers) of the pipeline’s

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Keystone XL Pipeline Opponents Submit New Legal Challenge

Environmentalists asked a federal judge to cancel approvals issued by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada, opening another front in the legal fight over a long-delayed energy project that President Donald Trump has tried to push through to completion. Attorneys for the Northern Plains Resource Council, Sierra

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Trump Signs Executive Orders to Fast-track Pipeline Construction

President Trump signed two executive orders that he says will speed up construction of pipelines and other projects to enhance the production and transportation of oil and natural gas between states and across international borders. The actions will probably attract legal challenges by state governments seeking to preserve control over such projects. “Too often, badly

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White House Issues New Permit for Keystone XL Pipeline

The new permit circumvents a court order by a Montana Judge in November that faulted the State Department’s previous environmental analysis. This could pave the way for beginning some preliminary work, according to Clearview Energy Partners. The Keystone XL is an $8 billion project. The pipeline, proposed more than a decade ago, would carry crude

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