Keystone oil pipeline

  • US President Vetoes Keystone XL Pipeline Bill

    US President Vetoes Keystone XL Pipeline Bill

    Wednesday, 25th February 2015
    Defying the Republican-run Congress, President Barack Obama rejected a bill Tuesday to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, wielding his veto power for only the third time in his presidency.
  • “No drama” for Keystone XL Pipeline Veto

    “No drama” for Keystone XL Pipeline Veto

    Tuesday, 24th February 2015
    The White House said Monday that President Obama doesn't plan on drumming up "a lot of drama or fanfare" when he vetoes legislation that would approve the Keystone XL pipeline.
  • TransCanada Halts Efforts to Acquire Land for Keystone Pipeline

    TransCanada Halts Efforts to Acquire Land for Keystone Pipeline

    Sunday, 15th February 2015
    TransCanada Corp. will temporarily suspend efforts to seize Nebraska land for its much-delayed Keystone XL oil pipeline after landowners sued, in what is one obstacle the Canadian company still faces in the 1,179-mile project.
  • US Senate Approves Keystone XL Pipeline

    US Senate Approves Keystone XL Pipeline

    Sunday, 1st February 2015
    The US Senate has passed a bill approving construction of the proposed Keystone XL crude oil pipeline by a 62-36 vote after 3 weeks of debate.
  • Keystone XL Pipeline Bill Passes US House

    Keystone XL Pipeline Bill Passes US House

    Tuesday, 13th January 2015
    The U.S. House overwhelmingly passed a bill Friday authorizing a major oil pipeline, despite a renewed pledge by the White House to veto the legislation after a state court removed a major obstacle.
  • White House Threatens Veto Over Keystone Pipeline Bill

    White House Threatens Veto Over Keystone Pipeline Bill

    Wednesday, 7th January 2015
    The White House on Tuesday threatened to veto the first piece of legislation introduced in the Republican-controlled Senate, a bill approving the much-delayed Keystone XL oil pipeline, in what was expected to the first in many confrontations over energy and environmental policy.
  • Obama administration rejects Keystone oil pipeline

    Obama administration rejects Keystone oil pipeline

    Thursday, 19th January 2012
    The Obama administration on Wednesday rejected the Keystone crude oil pipeline project, a decision welcomed by environmental groups but blasted by the domestic energy industry.