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Energy In Canada

Guest opinion: Canada will pursue trade with China regardless of U.S. energy policies

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Let’s be clear at the outset, the Obama administration’s decision to delay building part of the Keystone XL pipeline has contributed to Canadian public dialogue about the need to seek alternative markets for its oil reserves.

June 08, 2012 12:05 amLoading…

EPA has concerns for Keystone pipeline near coast

HOUSTON — A Canadian company seeking to build a pipeline to transport crude oil from Canada to Gulf Coast refineries has submitted a new application for the southern segment of the project that avoids sensitive wetlands in Texas.

May 31, 2012 3:02 pm Related Loading…
Lawsuit challenges Nebraska's pipeline review law

Lawsuit challenges Nebraska's pipeline review law

OMAHA, Neb. — Opponents of a proposed pipeline designed to carry crude oil from Canada under the Great Plains filed a lawsuit Wednesday challenging Nebraska's new oil pipeline review law.

May 23, 2012 5:45 pmLoading…
TransCanada reapplies for Keystone XL oil pipeline in U.S.

TransCanada reapplies for Keystone XL oil pipeline in U.S.

WASHINGTON — The Canadian company trying to build the disputed Keystone XL pipeline in the U.S. submitted a new application for the project Friday after changing the route to avoid environmentally sensitive land in Nebraska.

May 04, 2012 8:55 amLoading…

Northern leg is key say Canada pipeline proponents

TORONTO  - Canadian proponents of TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline applauded Barack Obama's directive on Thursday to expedite the approval process for the southern leg of the pipeline. They also urged the U.S. president to approve the northern leg.

March 22, 2012 1:34 pmLoading…

Senate blocks bid to speed Keystone XL pipeline from Canada

WASHINGTON — Under pressure from the White House, the Democratic-controlled Senate on Thursday blocked a Republican bid to speed approval of an oil pipeline from Canada to Texas.

March 08, 2012 4:20 pmLoading…
Obama, GOP back in tussle over oil pipeline

Obama, GOP back in tussle over oil pipeline

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama and Congress are back where they were before Christmas, locked in an election-season tussle over a proposed 1,700-mile oil pipeline from Canada to Texas.

January 19, 2012 7:55 am Related Loading…
Business leaders urge area to prep for Bakken boom

Business leaders urge area to prep for Bakken boom

The Bakken oil boom that has turned Williston, N.D., into a chaotic circus offers Billings and Eastern Montana both opportunity and challenges, said business and community leaders who gathered Friday in Billings for an energy forum.

January 06, 2012 5:30 pm Related Loading…

Guest opinion: Obama throws blue-collar workers under Keystone XL bus

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The Obama administration’s decision that it would not decide until after the 2012 election whether to allow construction of the Keystone Canada-U.S. pipeline is a cynical effort to preserve support by environmentalists for the president’s re-election — even at the price of…

November 27, 2011 12:05 amLoading…

Guest Opinion: Pipeline delay a short-term win for environment

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — President Barack Obama’s decision to delay a decision on the Keystone pipeline is a short-term victory for environmentalists. The long-term prospects are murkier.

November 27, 2011 12:05 amLoading…
Gazette opinion: Build pipeline to supply U.S. with friendly fuel

Gazette opinion: Build pipeline to supply U.S. with friendly fuel

The proposed Keystone XL pipeline is not a risk-free project. However, there are risks in not building this oil pipeline from Alberta to Texas.

October 02, 2011 12:10 amLoading…

House votes to speed decision on oil pipeline

WASHINGTON  - The House voted Tuesday to speed up a decision by the Obama administration on a contentious plan to send oil from western Canada to the Texas Gulf Coast.

July 26, 2011 5:32 pmLoading…

Guest opinion: New Montana pipeline safety depends on Schweitzer

The Exxon pipeline rupture shows that pipeline leaks can and do happen, and that it is a disaster when landowners, emergency responders, and community officials are not adequately prepared for such an occurrence. We are landowners along the proposed Keystone XL pipeline route and downstream …

July 12, 2011 12:00 amLoading…

Fight over Canadian oil pipeline moves to Congress

WASHINGTON - A dispute over a plan to send oil from western Canada to the Texas Gulf Coast moved to Capitol Hill on Monday, where a House panel debated whether to speed a decision by the Obama administration.

May 23, 2011 5:56 pmLoading…

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