LONG OVERDUE: Regulators Should Clarify Keystone XL Approval

op-ed | Craig Stevens
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Hopefully, the Keystone XL Pipeline won’t experience senseless chaos

South Dakota Mulls Shutting Down Keystone Pipeline After Oil Leaks

Energy | Chris White
FILE PHOTO - A TransCanada Keystone Pipeline pump station operates outside Steele City, Nebraska, U.S. on March 10, 2014. REUTERS/Lane Hickenbottom/File Photo

‘So far it’s not going well’

Judge Allows Lawsuit Against Keystone XL To Go Forward Over Trump's Objections

Energy | Chris White
Protesters of the Keystone XL Pipeline hold a banner in front of the White House before the sixth day of arrests on August 25, 2011 in Washington. (Shutterstock/Rena Schild)

Opponents of the project celebrated the decision

Regulators Prepare Final Decision On Keystone XL Pipeline

Energy | Chris White
Protesters of the Keystone XL Pipeline hold a banner in front of the White House before the sixth day of arrests on August 25, 2011 in Washington. (Shutterstock/Rena Schild)

‘The fight’s not over yet’

Officials Shut Down Keystone Pipeline After Oil Leak Discovered In South Dakota

Energy | Chris White
FILE PHOTO - A TransCanada Keystone Pipeline pump station operates outside Steele City, Nebraska, U.S. on March 10, 2014. REUTERS/Lane Hickenbottom/File Photo

The leak was contained within minutes

Anti-Pipeline Academic Develops How-To Video Game Promoting Eco-Terrorism

Energy | Chris White
MARRAKESH, MOROCCO - NOVEMBER 9: International youth climate justice activists at the COP22 UN climate conference in Marrakesh, Morocco, react to the U.S. presidential election, November 9, 2016. (Editorial credit: Ryan Rodrick Beiler / Shutterstock.com)

Brings ‘awareness to pipeline issues’

Judge Allows Eco-Terrorists To Use Necessity Defense In Pipeline Sabotage Case

Energy | Chris White
Protesters of the Keystone XL Pipeline hold a banner in front of the White House before the sixth day of arrests on August 25, 2011 in Washington. (Shutterstock/Rena Schild)

‘It’s a disaster happening right now all over the world’

Activists Chain Themselves To Equipment To Protest Construction

Energy | Chris White
Jody Gaskin from Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, takes part in a protest rally at the White House against the Dakota Access and Keystone XL pipelines. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘An abomination and a threat’

Keystone Developer Will Decide Shortly Whether To Go Forward On Pipeline

Energy | Chris White
A protestor holds a Resist sign as indigenous activists and supporters hold a protest march and rally in opposition to the Dakota Access and Keystone XL pipelines in Washington, U.S., March 10, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘Our assessment … will drive our investment decision’

Enviros Think Solar Panels Along Keystone Pipeline Route Will Shame Developers Into Giving Up

Energy | Chris White
Jody Gaskin from Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, takes part in a protest rally at the White House against the Dakota Access and Keystone XL pipelines. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘tear down a safe, clean energy system to build … a dirty pipeline’

Enviros Say It Would Be 'An Unacceptable Risk' If Keystone XL Kills Even One Whooping Crane

Energy | Chris White
Jody Gaskin from Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, takes part in a protest rally at the White House against the Dakota Access and Keystone XL pipelines. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘Reduce the threats to this magnificent bird’

[VIDEO] Colorado Dem Says Anti-Pipeline Protests Hurt The Enviro Movement

Energy | Chris White
Civil rights activist Julian Bond (top row, 3rd L), Sierra Club Executive Director Michael Brune (top row, 4th L), and activists opposed to the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline project tie themselves to the White House fence during an environmental protest in Washington, DC, United States on February 13, 2013. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/File Photo

‘It did nothing to persuade people’

Obscure GOP-Based Regulatory Commission Might Determine Keystone's Fate

Energy | Chris White
A protestor holds a Resist sign as indigenous activists and supporters hold a protest march and rally in opposition to the Dakota Access and Keystone XL pipelines. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘This will be a test’

Trudeau Says Trump Is Willing To Change his Mind, 'Unlike Many Politicians'

Energy | Chris White
DAY 25 / FEBRUARY 13: President Donald Trump said the United States would be "tweaking" its trade relationship with Canada, stopping short of calling for a major realignment in a development likely to please visiting Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

‘I’ve learned that he listens’