by Ryan Koronowski Posted on February 3, 2015
The EPA told the State Department approving Keystone would risk potential spills, a "significant increase in greenhouse gas emissions," and due to global oil price volatility, an increased likelihood that much more tar sands oil would get burned.
by Katie Valentine Posted on January 13, 2015
Rallies against the pipeline were held in nearly every state.
by Ari Phillips Posted on January 6, 2015
On Tuesday, the White House stated the President Obama would veto legislation approving construction of the Keystone XL pipeline.
by Katie Valentine Posted on December 2, 2014
The beluga whales have put a snag in TransCanada's plans to build the Energy East pipeline.
by Jeff Spross Posted on December 2, 2014
Between 2009 and 2013, employment in Canada's clean energy sector increased by 37 percent, meaning it now supplies more jobs than the country's infamous oil sands.
by Ari Phillips Posted on November 25, 2014
"At this time, in Quebec, there are very, very powerful interests that wish to transform our country into a highway for the export of oil from Alberta's tar sands."
by Katie Valentine Posted on November 20, 2014
The protesters are trying to stop the pipeline, which would carry tar sands crude from Edmonton, Alberta to Burnaby, British Columbia.
by Katie Valentine Posted on November 10, 2014
Critics have accused the Canadian Prime Minister's government of "muzzling" its climate and environmental scientists.
by Katie Valentine Posted on November 6, 2014
Despite the use of cannons, noise machines and scarecrows, tar sands tailings ponds are still killing birds in Canada.
by Jeff Spross Posted on November 4, 2014
Delays, canceled projects and lost sales as public opposition has cost oil producers in the tar sands $17 billion from 2010 to 2013, thanks to bottlenecks in transportation and access to markets.