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STURGIS | Meade County commissioners want to make sure rural roads will be promptly repaired from damage from heavy truck traffic expected during the upcoming construction of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline as it bisects the northeast corner of the county on a route through South Dakota.
TransCanada is now acquiring land in Nebraska for its planned Keystone XL oil pipeline, aimed at shipping incremental volumes of Western ... The Nebraska regulators approved the 'mainline alternative,' which heads east sooner towards the existing Keystone pipeline and parallels it for 96 miles.

TransCanada will offer landowners along the route of the Nebraska section of its Keystone XL pipeline “incentive payments” in a bid to secure their quick agreement to the right-of-way acquisitions, Nebraskan media report, quoting company representatives as saying the bonus payments will be available to ...
LINCOLN — Landowners opposed to the controversial Keystone XL pipeline raised a new legal argument Monday, claiming that a Canadian pipeline firm failed to take a required “first step” before ... He said it was not surprising that a group opposing the Keystone XL was raising new arguments to stop it.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The developer of the Keystone XL pipeline plans to meet with landowners along its planned route through Nebraska, South Dakota and Montana this week and will start aerial surveying of the route in all three states, a company spokesman said Monday. TransCanada Inc.
Back in November, our old friend, the Keystone XL pipeline, the continent-spanning death funnel meant to transport the world's dirtiest fossil fuel from the environmental moonscape of northern Alberta to the refineries of Texas and, thence, to the world, and current conservative fetish object, sprang a leak.

ABERDEEN, S.D. — A crude oil spill from the Keystone Pipeline in South Dakota last November has turned out to be nearly twice as big as first reported. Around 407,000 gallons spilled onto farmland when the pipeline broke near Amherst in Marshall County on Nov. 16, a spokeswoman for pipeline owner ...
The spill occurred just days before Nebraska's Public Service Commission was due to decide whether it would grant the final permit needed to begin construction on a sister pipeline, the controversial Keystone XL. Though supporters of the pipeline said that the project would bolster job development in the ...
Not only that, but the groups have adequately alleged their interest in wildlife and wildlife habitat that could potentially be harmed by the Keystone XL pipeline, and a more thorough analysis of the pipeline and its impact on protected species and habitats would redress their injuries, according to the judge.
Save for this notch around the town, the southern half of the alternate route in Nebraska would run parallel to the existing Keystone pipeline, all the way to its southern terminus in Steele City. It's this slight deviation that could ruin the pipeline's future, because while TransCanada insists that the Keystone XL ...

Koch Industries has a business interest in both pipelines, though their approval has not been something its funded network has widely discussed. Quietly, though, Koch has advocated for the pair of pipelines in regulatory hearings in both Iowa for Dakota Access — as previously reported by DeSmog — as ...
For those keeping track at home, TransCanada, the company behind the proposed Keystone XL tar sands pipeline, has now missed its target for committing to building the project by more than two months. Meanwhile, in federal court, the government and TransCanada faced another loss in their attempt to ...
A federal judge in Montana has ordered the Trump administration to release documents it relied on to approve construction of the Keystone XL pipeline last year, a development that pipeline opponents believe could stymie the controversial project. Last March, the State Department approved construction of ...
6, 2017, file photo, demonstrators against the Keystone XL pipeline march in Lincoln, Neb. Opponents of the proposed oil pipeline from Canada are asking a federal judge to force the U.S. government to turn over emails and other documents related to President Donald Trump's approval of the project.
AMHERST, S.D. -- TransCanada Corp. says cleanup of a massive on-shore oil spill from Keystone Pipeline in South Dakota is halfway finished. Last November, the pipeline leaked 210,000 gallons of crude oil onto agricultural land in Marshall County, one of the largest on-shore oil spills in the U.S. since ...
Gwen Graham's vote for the Keystone pipeline not likely to dissuade billionaire Tom Steyer ... WASHINGTON – Gwen Graham's Democratic opponents have attacked her 2015 vote in Congress for the Keystone pipeline, but one of the biggest ... He called the Keystone pipeline a "dramatically stupid idea.".


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