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President Obama Lighting Fuse to Tar Sands 'Carbon Bomb' in Texas and Oklahoma Right Now

Tom Weis | Posted 04.22.2013 | Green
Tom Weis

Ending TransCanada's assault on Texas and Oklahoma is the first and easiest thing the president can do to show America he is serious about addressing a climate crisis spiraling out of control on his watch.

Keystone XL Pipeline Work Delayed, Nebraska Utility Says

AP | Posted 04.19.2013 | Green

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska utility says the new route for a proposed oil pipeline that would carry Canadian crude oil through the state will d...

Why the Southern Leg of Keystone XL Must Be Stopped

Tom Weis | Posted 04.13.2013 | Green
Tom Weis

If the southern leg of TransCanada's pipeline is allowed to be completed, the fuse to the tar sands "carbon bomb" will be lit.

Obama and Keystone XL: The Moment of Truth?

Bill Chameides | Posted 04.01.2013 | Green
Bill Chameides

President Obama will soon have to decide whether he will be the "all of the above" president or the "respond to climate change" president.

Keystone XL North: TransCanada's Controversial Shale Gas Export Pipeline Plan

Steve Horn | Posted 03.27.2013 | Green
Steve Horn

On top of its looming decision on the Keystone XL, it's likely that the Obama administration will make a final decision on whether or not to greenlight shale gas exports sometime in 2013. The policy agenda is about to heat up in the energy and environment policy arenas inside the Beltway.

The President's Keystone XL Puzzle

Tom Zeller Jr. | Posted 03.27.2013 | Green
Tom Zeller Jr.

For opponents, rejection of the pipeline would represent a vital and historic break with the era of fossil fuels. But for supporters of the pipeline, denying the permit would run counter to Obama's stated commitment to job creation and an "all of the above" energy policy that includes continued development of oil, gas and even coal resources.

The Pipeline President: Obama's Keystone XL

Tom Weis | Posted 03.13.2013 | Green
Tom Weis

The minute we see President Obama use the powers of his presidency to end this immoral assault on America is the day we'll know he is ready to deal with a climate spiraling out of control on his watch.

Climate Protests Erupt Across the Nation -- Expect More

Adam Greenberg | Posted 03.12.2013 | Green
Adam Greenberg

Over the past months, the youth climate movement and its allies have been raising the stakes. In its first month alone, the fossil fuel divestment movement reached 192 campuses, and even spread to the city of Seattle. But we're not going to stop there.

Another Looming Cliff of Grave Consequence

Robert Redford | Posted 03.06.2013 | Green
Robert Redford

This is a time for climate leadership. So, instead of a shoddy Keystone XL environmental review, the first major climate action for this Administration's second term should be to set limits on climate change pollution from power plants. That is the kind of action that makes sense.

TransCanada CEO: Secretary Of State Pick Shouldn't Affect Keystone XL

Reuters | Posted 02.17.2013 | Green

CALGARY, Alberta, Dec 17 (Reuters) - The prospect of a new U.S. secretary of state favoring tougher carbon policy should not worsen the odds of the ...

Brigadier General: Keystone Pipeline Will Harm National Security, 'All Americans Should Be Outraged'

The Huffington Post | Megan Robertson | Posted 12.14.2012 | Green

In an interview with HuffPost Live Thursday, former U.S. Army Brigadier General Steven M. Anderson spoke out against the building of the Keystone XL p...

Five Ingredients for a Complete Environmental Review of Keystone XL: One Is Climate

Anthony Swift | Posted 02.12.2013 | Green
Anthony Swift

While TransCanada has asked for a rubber stamp process than only evaluates a minor route change in Nebraska, concerned Americans and the environment community have made their expectations of the environmental review process clear.

Judge Allows Keystone Construction To Resume

AP | By RAMIT PLUSHNICK-MASTI | Posted 02.12.2013 | Green

HOUSTON (AP) — TransCanada can resume oil pipeline work on a private Texas property for now, a judge said Thursday, at least until a hearing next we...

Join the Fight Against TransCanada Now

Tom Weis | Posted 02.09.2013 | Green
Tom Weis

TransCanada doesn't seem to understand that brutalizing and bullying great-grandmothers is not an American value.

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.

Where Susan Rice Stands On The Environment

Posted 12.05.2012 | Green

Susan Rice, rumored to be a top candidate to replace Hillary Clinton as secretary of state, has received mixed reviews from environmentalists. The...

Joshua Hersh

Susan Rice Keystone XL Attacks Put White House In A Bind

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 12.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When Susan Rice's potential nomination to the post of secretary of state hit another snag this past week, the White House found itself i...

Texas Landowner Sues State Over Pipeline

AP | Posted 01.29.2013 | Green

HOUSTON (AP) — A Texas landowner is asking a court to overturn a permit granted by a state agency to a Canadian company to build a pipeline meant to...

Keystone XL vs. Green New Deal

Dennis Trainor | Posted 11.24.2012 | Green
Dennis Trainor

Bill McKibben calls it the fuse to the biggest carbon bomb on the planet. James Hanson says that if tapped, the Tar Sands spell game over for any hope...

Obama's Keystone Test

Tom Weis | Posted 01.21.2013 | Green
Tom Weis

The president will soon have a chance to show his climate mettle by denying TransCanada a permit to build the northern leg of its Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. But this is not Obama's Keystone test.

Keystone Pipeline Back Up And Running

AP | HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTH | Posted 10.22.2012 | Green

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Oil resumed flowing Monday afternoon through the Keystone oil pipeline that carries about 590,000 barrels of crude per day from Ca...

Keystone XL PSA (Planetary Service Announcement)

Tom Weis | Posted 12.19.2012 | Green
Tom Weis

In case you missed it Tuesday night, both candidates doubled down on their support for Keystone XL during the second presidential debate, with Governo...

Matt Sledge

Dangerous Keystone XL Incident Caught On Video

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 09.28.2012 | Politics

NEW YORK -- A new video released by Keystone XL pipeline opponents shows a powerful logging machine dropping a tree perilously close to a protester in...

Pipeline Leak-Detection Systems Miss 19 Out of 20 spills

Anthony Swift | Posted 11.27.2012 | Green
Anthony Swift

What does that mean for tar sands pipelines like Keystone XL and Northern Gateway?

TransCanada Turns Sadistic in Texas: Keystone XL Protestors Tased and Pepper Sprayed

Bill McKibben | Posted 11.26.2012 | Green
Bill McKibben

Watching from a distance is hard. I'm on the move setting up our big roadshow assault on the fossil fuel industry, but the real action is in Texas, where a growing number of blockaders are trying to shut down work on the southern section of the Keystone Pipeline.