Keystone XL Pipeline

KNSS News
October 09, 2019 - 6:47 pm
A Montana judge must decide whether to once again block the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline or side with U.S. government attorneys who want him to uphold President Donald Trump's permit to cross the U.S.-Canada border. U.S. District Judge Brian Morris hears arguments Wednesday by environmental...
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August 02, 2019 - 1:16 pm
The Trump administration and a Canadian energy company are asking a Montana judge to dismiss environmental groups' legal challenge of a new presidential permit allowing construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline across the U.S.-Canada border. Attorneys for the U.S. Department of Justice and TC...
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June 07, 2019 - 7:51 pm
An appeals court has lifted a judge's injunction that blocked construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada. But it's not clear whether the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals' ruling Thursday will have any immediate effect. TC Energy, the company that wants to build the line, previously...
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April 05, 2019 - 6:53 pm
Opponents of the long-stalled Keystone XL oil pipeline asked a federal court Friday in a lawsuit to declare President Donald Trump acted illegally when he issued a new permit for the project in a bid to get around an earlier court ruling. In November, U.S. District Judge Brian Morris ruled that the...
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January 08, 2019 - 6:35 pm
Justice Department attorneys and the Canadian company behind the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline say the U.S. government shutdown shouldn't delay a court hearing on a judge's decision to halt construction. Justice Department attorney Bridget McNeil said in a court filing Monday that government...
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August 16, 2018 - 7:23 pm
A federal judge has ordered the U.S. State Department to conduct a more thorough review of the Keystone XL oil pipeline's proposed pathway after Nebraska state regulators changed the route, raising the possibility of further delays to a project first proposed in 2008. U.S. District Judge Brian...
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Dreamstime
November 16, 2017 - 8:54 pm
AMHERST, S.D. (AP) — The Sierra Club is urging Nebraska regulators to reject the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline after TransCanada Corp.'s existing Keystone pipeline leaked an estimated 210,000 gallons of oil in South Dakota. Sierra Club Beyond Dirty Fuels campaign director Kelly Martin said...
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Dreamstime
May 15, 2017 - 7:59 pm
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — TransCanada Corp. is reassessing whether oil producers in North Dakota and Montana are still interested in shipping crude through its long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline now that they have other new options to ship their product, including the Dakota Access pipeline. The Calgary...
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Dreamstime
March 30, 2017 - 9:06 pm
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A coalition of environmental groups is challenging the federal permit for the Keystone XL oil pipeline in court because they say additional environmental scrutiny is needed. The Sierra Club joined with several other environmental groups to file the federal lawsuit Thursday in...
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