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32 Key Events That Led To Keystone XL's Rejection

CP | Posted 11.06.2016 | Canada Politics

The Obama administration has rejected TransCanada's application to build the Keystone XL pipeline that would connect Canada's oilsands to Gulf Coast r...

Harper Take Swipe At Obama Over Keystone XL Delays

CP | Alexander Panetta, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.29.2015 | Canada Politics

"I think there's very peculiar politics of this particular administration."

White House Confirms Keystone Veto Coming

CP | Alexander Panetta, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.25.2015 | Canada Politics

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama is about to make good on his oft-stated threat to veto legislation to build the Keystone XL pipeline, a spokesman ...

Prentice Unfazed By Obama's Keystone XL Comments

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.14.2015 | Canada Alberta

BANFF, Alta. - Alberta's premier isn't concerned about negative comments from U.S. President Barack Obama regarding the Keystone XL pipeline.Jim Prent...

Premier: If Obama Vetoes Keystone XL, He Will Hurt This

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.13.2015 | Canada Alberta

REGINA - Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says lobbying in the U.S. to approve the Keystone XL pipeline appears to be paying off.The U.S. House of Repre...

Obama Delays Keystone Decision, Again

CP | Josh Lederman And Dina Cappiello, The Associated Press | Posted 06.18.2014 | Canada Business

WASHINGTON - The Obama administration is putting off its decision on the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline, likely until after the November elect...

Obama Feeling Heat From Own Party Over Keystone

CP | Alexander Panetta, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.10.2014 | Canada Business

WASHINGTON - Barack Obama is being pressured by members of his own party to approve the Keystone XL pipeline by May 31, in a letter that pushes the pi...

No Keystone If It Increases Emissions: Obama

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 08.25.2013 | Canada Business

WASHINGTON — Authorities should only approve TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline if they're certain it won't "significantly exacerbate'' greenhouse g...

Keystone XL Makes TransCanada Rethink U.S. Forays: Exec

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.23.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - A senior TransCanada Corp. executive says the resistance to the approval of the proposed Keystone XL oilsands pipeline has made the company ...

Union Urges Obama To Approve Keystone XL

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.04.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - A union representing pipefitters and plumbers has written to U.S. President Barack Obama urging him to approve the Keystone XL pipeline.The ...

Back In The Spotlight Thanks To His Win

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.14.2013 | Canada Business

WASHINGTON - The re-election of President Barack Obama has put TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline back on the radar in the United States, particularly...

Dear John: My Letter From President Obama

John Brian Shannon | Posted 05.22.2012 | Canada
John Brian Shannon

In Thursday's announcement about his approval for a leg of the Keystone pipeline starting in Cushing, Oklahoma, the President spoke optimistically about America's energy future. A few weeks ago, I wrote to Obama urging him to make North America more energy self-sufficient. Here is his reply.

Canada Should Stop Panda-ring to China

Diane Francis | Posted 04.14.2012 | Canada Politics
Diane Francis

After Harper's China visit, Canada must be ruthless when it comes to its own interests and should visit other major Asia-Pacific nations. This is not about friendship, but about business. This country must realize that it can and should leverage its resources to get value-added and manufacturing export business.

Thinking Outside the Pipeline

Rachel Ryan | Posted 04.11.2012 | Canada Politics
Rachel Ryan

Neither opponents nor advocates of the Keystone XL pipeline have entertained auxiliary projects that would reconcile both concerns, such as hydropower. Given the undeniable environmental and economic benefits, it's difficult to understand why or how policy makers have failed to recognize it as a viable solution.