TransCanada, greens up with competing ads
Supporters and opponents of TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada are airing new competing ads as permitting actions are pending in Nebraska, in South Dakota and at the federal level.
House lawmakers slam White House for pipeline delay
Approving the Keystone XL pipeline and lifting the decades-old ban on crude oil exports would boost domestic energy security and increase fossil fuel production in neighboring countries, several House lawmakers said yesterday.
Refiners see a silver lining in otherwise gloomy Alberta elections
Two years ago, Thomas Homer-Dixon, a scholar at the Balsillie School of International Affairs in Waterloo, Ontario, published an essay in The New York Times decrying the political-economic drift he saw underway in Canada. He put blame squarely on the Canadian oil sands.
Pipeline dogs president on South Dakota trip
President Obama's first visit as president to South Dakota today will take him into one of the emerging battlegrounds in the debate over the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada.
Alberta voters throw out pro-oil leader and may change Canada's stance on climate
Stunning provincial election results Tuesday in Alberta -- home to Canada's vast oil sands region and fossil energy reserves -- upended the nation's political landscape, rattling the stock market and establishing a leader who is lukewarm on pipeline projects.