Category Archives: Tar Sands Info

Neb Gov asks State Sup Ct to overturn lower court on Keystone XL route

See this article from the Daily Kos re Nebraska governor asks state supreme court to overturn lower court ruling on Keystone XL route    by  Meteor BladesFollow  [and furnished to the SEA Change blog by Leonard.] In February, Lancaster County, Nebraska, Judge Stephanie … Continue reading

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More pipelines! After we stop KXL, we need to stop these too

This is discouraging! It’s like whack-a-mole. See “While America Spars Over Keystone XL, A Vast Network Of Pipelines Is Quietly Being Approved.”

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Pipeline Route Through Nebraska Decision by Governor Overruled by Court

A Judge in Nebraska has ruled that the Governor had no authority to approve eminent domaine authority for proposed Keystone XL Pipeline route.  See the Al Jazeera America article here.

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Hundreds of Keystone Protesters Arrested Outside of White House

This past weekend hundreds of mainly college students who had marched from Georgetown University protested at the White House against the proposed 1,700 mile crude oil pipeline from the Alberta Tar Sands in Canada across the border to refineries near … Continue reading

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The Whole History of the Keystone XL Pipeline

Macleans Magazine has a very thorough history of the Tar Sands Keystone XL Pipeline and how it led to the political and community activism in the States that we are now involved with.   It is a great reference.  The … Continue reading

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Ten Key Numbers In Keystone XL Pipeline Report

The Washington Post analysis of the EIS on the proposed Keystone XL Pipeline include: 1 million. That’s the number of barrels per day that western Canada could have the capacity to load and ship by the end of this year. … Continue reading

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Conflicts of Interest: EIS Contractor for Keystone XL Pipeline Exposed

From Friends of the Earth:  Politico just broke a big story. Environmental Resources Management, the firm hired by the State Department to do the environmental review of the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline, is a member of five oil industry … Continue reading

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