Canada Keystone Pipeline

Keystone Oil Ready To Move

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.16.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - The southern portion of TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone XL pipeline is nearing startup, with oil shipments between Cushing, Okla., and Gulf Coa...

Enviros To Obama: Ignore Canada's Vows

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.24.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - American environmentalists are urging the White House not to make any deals with Canada that would green-light TransCanada's Keystone XL pipe...

Harper To America: Let's Do This Thing

CBC | Posted 07.16.2013 | Canada Politics

Prime Minister Stephen Harper told an American audience today that the Keystone XL pipeline "absolutely needs to go ahead." Harper made th...

Obama Will High-Five Keystone -- and Flip Environmentalists the Bird

Mitch Wolfe | Posted 04.17.2013 | Canada Business
Mitch Wolfe

I do not think Obama will impose a carbon tax. That would require Congressional consent. And he will never get that. But he will not kibosh the Keystone pipeline either. There are too many jobs on the line. If Obama nixed Keystone, he would lose the Senate.

Harper's Keystone Lobbying Is Tarring Canada's Good Name

Yves Engler | Posted 04.17.2013 | Canada Politics
Yves Engler

The Conservatives have lobbied vigorously in support of Calgary-based TransCanada's plan to build a $7-billion pipeline to take up to 800,000 barrels of oil a day from Alberta to refineries on the Gulf Coast. As a result, environmentalists have used social media and traditional protests to heap scorn on Canada.

Obama Under Pressure Over Keystone

AP | Josh Lederman | Posted 01.31.2013 | Canada Business

WASHINGTON -- It's a decision President Barack Obama put off during the 2012 campaign, but now that he's won a second term, his next move on a propose...

How Harper Controlled Message On Keystone

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.20.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Building a storyline that sticks helped the Conservatives sink two successive Liberal leaders and they are using the same strategy early in 2...

Fine. We'll Play With China Then.

Christopher Sands | Posted 03.20.2012 | Canada Politics
Christopher Sands

The only certain winner in the Keystone decision is China, which is now one step closer to being able to access Canadian oil at no cost to them. Stephen Harper will now use his visit to China in February to promote Canadian oil.

Obama Pressured To Approve Keystone Pipeline

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 02.16.2012 | Canada Politics

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Senate has approved a budget legislation that contains a provision demanded by the Republicans to pressure President Barack Obam...

Canada Delivers Keystone XL Pipes To U.S.

CBC | Posted 01.08.2012 | Canada Politics

As the U.S. State Department proceeds with a special review of the Obama administration's handling of TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline ...