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Nebraska Pipeline

Despite Keystone XL Opposition, Some Landowners Grow Apathetic

AP | GRANT SCHULTE | Posted 03.19.2014 | Green

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — If the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline ever gains approval, Ronald Weber will watch from his farmhouse as workers lay the lin...

Keystone Conflict: Nebraska Firm Reviewing Tar Sands Project Has Ties to Pipeline Builder

OnEarth | Posted 02.06.2013 | Green
OnEarth

Conflict-of-interest concerns have plagued the Keystone project from the beginning. Now it turns out that HDR, the engineering and consulting firm hired by Nebraska to conduct an environmental impact assessment of the project, has a cozy relationship with the company it was supposed to evaluate.

New Keystone XL Route Still Crosses Fragile Areas

AP | Posted 09.17.2012 | Green

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska environmental regulators say a new proposed corridor for TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone XL pipeline still crosses areas ...

Nebraska Lawmakers Approve Keystone XL Bill

AP | GRANT SCHULTE | Posted 06.12.2012 | Green

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A bill that would relaunch a state review of the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline won final approval from Nebraska lawmakers Wedn...

Nebraska Lawmakers Advance Keystone XL Bill

AP | GRANT SCHULTE | Posted 05.30.2012 | Green

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A bill that would let Nebraska resume its environmental study of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline won first-round approval fro...

Pipeline Debate Pits Neighbors Against One Another In Small Nebraska Town

AP | By GRANT SCHULTE | Posted 11.30.2011 | Green

ATKINSON, Neb. -- Bruce Boettcher strolls over a hilltop in desolate Nebraska ranching country, stares down at the tightly packed sand around his boot...

State Department Could Face 'Fiercer Resistance' During Nebraska Pipeline Hearing

AP | GRANT SCHULTE | Posted 11.27.2011 | Green

LINCOLN, Neb. — Dueling protesters tangled during a raucous hearing in Nebraska on Tuesday over a proposed Canadian oil pipeline that opponents ...