Tar Sands Oil
The Keystone XL pipeline is too important to America’s economy not to approve, U.S. Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., told a Billings business group Tuesday.
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.
LINCOLN, Neb. — The chief executive of a company trying to build a pipeline to carry oil through six states from Canada to Texas said the national debate over the plan has "gone off on tangents" that touch on larger issues of U.S. energy and environmental policies.
BISMARCK, N.D. — A pipeline that carries tar sands oil from Canada through seven states was temporarily shut down for "mechanical issues," the pipeline's owner said Wednesday.