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About a dozen members of the environmental group Forecast the Facts showed up to the state
capitol building in Tallahassee Friday to deliver more than 40,000 electronically signed petitions asking for the probe, the Tallahassee Democrat ...
A Florida Department
of Environmental Protection land manager says he was sent home and formally reprimanded for speaking about climate change and the Keystone
at an inter-agency meeting last month.
The Tallahassee Democrat ...
In a far corner of North Dakota, just a few hundred miles from the proposed path of the Keystone
, 84,000 barrels of crude oil per day recently began flowing through a new line that connects the state
's sprawling oilfields to an oil ...
Secretary of State
John Kerry railed against climate change skeptics on Thursday, saying that "future generations will not and should not forgive those who ignore this moment, no matter their reasoning,' though he offered no direct clues on ...
No one told Bart Bibler not to use the terms “climate change” and “global warming” during his six months on the job at the Florida Department
of Environmental Protection.
Then, on March 4, he walked into a Florida Coastal Managers Forum, ...
Since President Barack Obama’s veto of the legislation approving construction of the Keystone
that Congress passed, there has been limited coverage and discussion by the Bangor Daily News and in the opinion pages.There was a ...
Fourteen months after the world watched in astonishment as poorly regulated coal-washing chemicals contaminated the Elk River in West Virginia, coal country residents and supporters are gearing up for an epic showdown on March 16 with the state
The Senate on Wednesday failed to override President Obama’s veto of a bill that would have approved construction of the controversial Keystone
XL oil pipeline
A bipartisan majority of senators were unable to reach the two-thirds vote ...
The U.S. Senate today attempted to override President Obama’s veto of legislation that would force approval of the controversial Keystone
, but fell short with a vote of 62-37. To override the President’s veto it would have required 67 ...
The U.S. Senate failed on Wednesday to override President Barack Obama’s veto of legislation approving the Keystone
XL oil pipeline
, leaving the controversial project to await an administration decision on whether to permit or deny it.The ...
For Julia Trigg Crawford, watching TransCanada construct the southern leg of the Keystone
on a corner of her 600-acre farm was “gut-wrenching.”
Crawford, who lives in Direct, Texas, had been trying since 2011 to keep the ...
Most environmentalists say construction of the Keystone
would be "game over" for the climate, but former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says there's an upside--if President Obama can trade it for a climate deal with ...
U.S. climate negotiators have told their Canadian counterparts that Canada’s plan to cut carbon emissions could be one of the factors that President Barack Obama weighs as he considers whether to approve the Keystone
, a U.S. official ...
President Obama on Tuesday vetoed the bill Congress passed this month forcing approval of the proposed Keystone
. But the project isn't dead yet, and the U.S. State Department
's long approval process for the Keystone
Barack Obama has blocked a Republican bill that would allow a contentious extension of the Keystone
, in a rare veto that arrived in low-key fashion but leaves open a long road to the end of his presidency.
Though long ...
Derailment and fires of two oil trains last week, in a remote region of Ontario and a populated West Virginia river shore, have intensified opposition here even as oil refiners step up shipments along waterfronts of Puget Sound population ...
Congress plans to send the Keystone
bill to President Obama’s desk today. The president is “poised to reject” the GOP-backed legislation “with a swift veto,” according to The Hill.
“I would anticipate, as we’ve been saying ...
TransCanada, the company pushing the Keystone
XL plan, is cooking up some new projects. Watch out.
First: A pipeline
going in the other direction. This one would move oil from North Dakota, where drilling is booming, up to Canada. The ...
The Canadian company behind the long-delayed Keystone
XL oil pipeline
will seek U.S. government approval for another pipeline
-- this one going north.
Industry officials in North Dakota say the proposed Upland Pipeline
could reduce ...
A Canadian government agency lobbying for the construction of the Keystone
XL oil pipeline
contributed nearly half a million dollars to the Bill, Hillary & Chelsea Clinton Foundation last year, part of a surge in foreign donations ahead of ...
Yesterday, 95 scientists and economists released a letter urging President Obama and Secretary Kerry to reject the Keystone
XL tar sands pipeline
, calling it a “step in the wrong direction” if the Obama administration is serious about addressing ...
An Environmental Protection Agency review of the Keystone
emphasized that the recent drop in global oil prices might mean that construction of the pipeline
could spur increased development of the Canadian oil sands — and thus increase ...
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has handed new ammunition to President Barack Obama in his battle against Congress over the proposed Keystone
from Canada.In a letter released Tuesday, the EPA disputed a key contention ...
In June 1975, a Yale economist named William Nordhaus published a paper for the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, an Austrian think tank. In the paper, he put forward a theory about a potentially globe-altering climate-change ...
For as long as 400-ton dump trucks have been rumbling around the open pit mines of Canada’s oil sands, crews from Kal Tire have been on hand to replace and repair their $70,000, 13-foot diameter tires.But the relationship, going back over ...