Showing: 1-20 of 7

Trans-alaska Pipeline System

Obama links Keystone approval to carbon emissions

Obama links Keystone approval to carbon emissions

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama said Tuesday that the proposed Keystone XL pipeline project from Canada to Texas should only be approved if it doesn't worsen carbon pollution.

June 25, 2013 5:42 pmLoading…
53 senators urge approval of Keystone XL pipeline

53 senators urge approval of Keystone XL pipeline

WASHINGTON — More than half the Senate on Wednesday urged quick approval of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, ramping up pressure on President Barack Obama to move ahead with the project just days after he promised in his inaugural address to respond vigorously to the threat of climate change.

January 23, 2013 4:40 pm Photos

Photos

Loading…

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…

Oil industry chief warns Obama on Canada pipeline

WASHINGTON — The oil industry's top lobbyist warned the Obama administration Wednesday to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline or face "huge political consequences" in an election year.

January 04, 2012 3:10 pmLoading…

House backs bill to speed oil pipeline from Canada

WASHINGTON — Sensing a political opening, House Republicans on Tuesday approved a plan that links speedy approval of an oil pipeline from Canada to a measure renewing a payroll tax cut.

December 13, 2011 5:30 pmLoading…
Nebraska governor signs oil pipeline regulation bills

Nebraska governor signs oil pipeline regulation bills

LINCOLN, Neb. — Fresh off a major victory in Nebraska, opponents of the Keystone XL oil pipeline promised a renewed effort Tuesday to kill the contentious project that would pump Canadian crude from tar sands deposits in Alberta to Texas Gulf Coast refineries.

November 22, 2011 5:00 pm Related Loading…
Bill would give Nebraska governor pipeline routing power

Bill would give Nebraska governor pipeline routing power

LINCOLN, Neb. — Nebraska lawmakers should hand pipeline-routing authority to Gov. Dave Heineman to address concerns over the proposed Keystone XL and other major oil pipelines, a key state senator said Tuesday.

November 08, 2011 5:00 pmLoading…

Top headlines delivered to your inbox daily.

Follow The Billings Gazette

Activate Full Access RED

Popular Stories

Deals & Offers

Featured Businesses