E&ENews PM headlines —

SPOTLIGHT

1. KEYSTONE XL:

Neb. landowners sue to stop state from fast-tracking pipeline

Nebraska landowners and environmentalists seeking to stop the Keystone XL pipeline today filed a court challenge to a law enacted by their state Legislature to fast-track approval of a new route for the $5.3 billion Canada-to-U.S. project. The lawsuit filed in Nebraska's Supreme Court argues the pipeline statute violates the state constitution by giving the governor the power to greenlight a final route for Keystone XL and attendant eminent domain authority for TransCanada Corp. without due process or judicial review.

THIS AFTERNOON'S STORIES

E&ETV's OnPoint

Upcoming markups and hearings

E&E eBooks

Turning Carolina Red

Compiled coverage by issue

EPA vs Climate Change
Nuclear Crisis
Gulf Spill
Pipeline Politics
Global Climate Debate

E&E special reports

Danger Zone
Deep Underground
Islands
Shades of Green: A Movement at Midlife
Overflow

E&E Services

Learn More About E&E
Start a Trial
Receive Email Alerts
Staff Directory
Employment Opportunities
Announcements

Latest Selected Headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

Latest E&ETV Videos