Keystone XL

Government, Business, Fuel

Judge Orders New Federal Review of Keystone XL Pipeline

Keystone XL Pipeline The Keystone Steele City pumping station, into which the planned Keystone XL pipeline is to connect to, is seen in Steele City, Neb. (Nati Harnik/Associated Press)

LINCOLN, Neb. — A federal judge has ordered the U.S. State Department to conduct a more thorough review of the Keystone XL pipeline’s proposed pathway after Nebraska state regulators changed the route, raising the possibility of further delays to a project first proposed in 2008.

Grant Schulte | Associated Press
August 16, 2018
Government, Business, Fuel

Keystone Foes Prepare Fight as Trump Issues Pipeline Permit

Pete Marovich/Bloomberg News

President Trump is making good on his promise to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline — but the fight is far from over.

Jennifer A. Dlouhy | Bloomberg News
Meenal Vamburkar and Andrew M. Harris
March 24, 2017

Trump Pins Keystone and Dakota Pipeline Fate on Renegotiation

Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News

President Trump took steps to advance construction of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines while foreshadowing a renegotiation of terms and insisting that developers use U.S. steel.

Jennifer Jacobs | Bloomberg News
Jennifer A Dlouhy and Meenal Vamburkar
January 24, 2017

TransCanada Appeals Obama Administration Rejection of Keystone XL Pipeline

Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News

TransCanada Corp. opened one of the largest trade appeals ever brought against the United States, seeking to recoup $15 billion tied to the Obama administration’s rejection of the Keystone XL oil pipeline.

Rebecca Penty | Bloomberg News
January 7, 2016

TransCanada Pulls Back Keystone XL Pipeline Application

TransCanada Corp. is withdrawing its application with Nebraska regulators for approval of the Keystone XL pipeline, less than two weeks after President Obama rejected the project.

Bloomberg News
November 18, 2015
Government, Business, Fuel

Obama Rejects Keystone Pipeline in Win for Environmentalists

Pete Marovich/Bloomberg News

President Obama rejected TransCanada Corp.’s bid to build the Keystone XL pipeline, ending seven years of debate over an infrastructure project that swelled into one of the most contentious environmental issues of his presidency.

Margaret Talev | Bloomberg News
Mike Dorning | Bloomberg News
Mark Drajem | Bloomberg News
November 6, 2015

TransCanada Keystone Pause Seen Giving Obama, Trudeau New Start

Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

TransCanada Corp.’s request to pause a U.S. review of its Keystone XL oil pipeline gives President Obama a way to ease a political headache at home and help him repair frayed relations with Canada.

Rebecca Penty | Bloomberg News
Robert Tuttle | Bloomberg News
Justin Sink | Bloomberg News
November 3, 2015
Government, Business, Fuel

Hillary Clinton Declines to Say Where She Stands on Keystone XL

Hillary Clinton declined to weigh in on the Obama administration’s ongoing deliberations over the Keystone XL oil pipeline July 27, avoiding an issue that has become a litmus test for climate activists.

Jennifer Epstein | Bloomberg News
July 27, 2015

Senate Fails to Override Obama's Keystone Veto

The U.S. Senate failed to override President Obama’s veto of a bill forcing approval of the Keystone XL pipeline, a setback for Republicans who have made building the $8 billion U.S.-Canada oil link a legislative priority.

Jim Snyder and Kathleen Hunter | Bloomberg News
March 4, 2015

President Obama Vetoes Keystone Pipeline Bill

Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News

President Barack Obama issued the third veto of his presidency Feb. 24 to reject legislation that would allow the Keystone XL pipeline to be built, escalating a battle over the project between the White House and Republicans in Congress.

Angela Greiling Keane | Bloomberg News
February 24, 2015