Keystone XL: the final push

With regards to the Keystone XL pipeline project, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper has stated: "Mr Obama has indicated to me he will make that decision based on what he believes are the best interests of the United States." Obama is expected to reject the pipeline project due to environmental concerns.

After seven years of reviews and debates, President Obama is said to finally deny TransCanada’s pipeline a permit over the Labour Day weekend.

Edited from various sources by Stephanie Roker

Sources: The Huffington Post, Financial Post, Inforum

Published on 28/08/2015


Get your FREE Oilfield Technology magazine »

Get your FREE trial of Hydrocarbon Engineering magazine »

Get your FREE trial of World Pipelines magazine »


 
 

Related articles

Keystone XL decision still pending

The decision regarding TransCanada’s Keystone XL Pipeline is taking five times longer than usual.

TransCanada preparing for Keystone rejection

TransCanada is in preparation for Obama’s final act – rejecting its Keystone XL pipeline project.

Clinton refuses to comment on Keystone pipeline

US Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will not take a position on the proposed Keystone XL pipeline.

TransCanada files for US permit for Upland Pipeline project

TransCanada has filed an application with the State Department to receive a presidential permit to construct a 200 mile pipeline across the US-Canadian border.

Recommend magazines

  World Pipelines