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Keystone XL Oil Pipeline Owner Wins Climate Leadership Award
Environment  (tags: TransCanada, Keystone XL pipeline, #NoKXL, Tar Sands Oil, #DirtyOil, Climate Change, Emissions, Climate Leadership Award, Outrage )

Brian
- 3 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
TransCanada, "the company that wants to build the Keystone XL pipeline was recognized this week for leadership on climate change -- to the shock of environmental activists. "
U.S. Accused of Forcing EU to Accept Tar Sands Oil
Environment  (tags: tar sands oil, US, EU, dirty energy diplomacy, environment, ecosystems, energy, conservation, government )

Cal
- 98 days ago - ipsnews.net
Newly publicised internal documents suggest that U.S. negotiators are working to permanently block a landmark regulatory proposal in the European Union aimed at addressing climate change, and instead to force European countries to import particularly dirt
First Major Shipment of Dirty Canadian Tar Sands Oil Arrives In Europe
Environment  (tags: Tar Sands oil, Canada, Oil Tanker, European Union, Arrival in Spain, ecosystem destruction, environment, nature, oceans, pollution, world )

Betsy
- 142 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
According to a news report by EurActiv.com, an online news service focused on EU affairs, 600,000 barrels of Western Canada Select (WCS) crude were delivered at the port of Bilbao, Spain, on May 29, imported by the Spanish oil company Repsol.
Arctic Ho! Canadian Official Proposes Yet Another Tar Sands Pipeline
Environment  (tags: Canada, tar sands oil, pipelines, Alberta energy minster, Ken Hughes, feasibility study, Northwest territories, Tuktoyaktuk or Inuvik, Beaufort Sea, Canatec Associates International Ltd )

Judy
- 544 days ago - commondreams.org
Because of massive opposition to recent pipeline schemes, the Canadian energy minister is exploring a northern option for transporting 500,000 gallons a day of tar sands oil to Arctic ports.
Massive Spill From Train Derailment in MN Confirmed as Carrying Toxic Tar Sands
Environment  (tags: massive oil spill, tar sands oil, Parkers Prairie MN, 94 car train, 14 cars derailed )

Judy
- 573 days ago - tarsandsblockade.org
14 cars on a 94-car train derailed, near Parkers Prairie, MN, 150 miles northwest of Minneapolis, spilling their contents. Yesterday's reports from mainstream media were ambiguous as to whether the contents carried by the train was tar sands.
Video: Texas Landowner Defends Her Home From the Keystone XL
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, tar sands oil, protection, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, healthconditions, wolves, Texas )

Nancy
- 817 days ago - wearepowershift.org
A brave Texas Landowner turned away TransCanada surveyors as they tried to enter her property. Stand in solidarity with this sweet and courageous woman by continuing to share this video. Unbelievable...MID PAGE
45 Days to Stop Keystone XL ACTION
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, tar sands oil, protection, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, healthconditions )

Nancy
- 901 days ago - credoaction.com
News broke Thursday that TransCanada has secretly submitted its permit application for the Southern portion of the Keystone XL Pipeline to the Army Corps of Engineers. The Army Corps, which has an abysmal environmental track record, could approve the...
TransCanada's Relentless Push to Get Tar Sands Pipeline Continues
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, latest schemes, TransCanada, tar sands oil, bypass Obama's denial, breakup into shorter 'legs' environmenta, spills on Keystone 1 )

Judy
- 902 days ago - commondreams.org
New Keystone XL route an environmental disaster, say green groups. Latest scheme: break up route, reapply.
Stop the New England Tar Sands Safety Cover-Up - Urgent Action!
Environment  (tags: petition, Enbridge, Canada, tar sands oil, Ontario, pipeline reversal project, secrecy, New England, water jeopardized )

Judy
- 918 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
A Canadian pipeline company may be planning to funnel toxic tar sands oil through New England -- and trying to get out of telling the public what will happen to the drinking water when there is a spill.
'It's Going to Be War': First Nations Battle Canadian Tar Sands
Environment  (tags: Canada, First Nations, local municipalities, opposition to Northern Gateway pipelne, Harper, Enbridge, Northern Gateway Pipeline, Alberta Tar Sands, tar sands oil, Keystone XL Pipeline, TransCanada, British Columbia, environmental concerns, China )

Judy
- 975 days ago - commondreams.org
Canada's Harper-run government has lobbied hard on behalf of both the Keystone XL pipeline and Northern Gatway. First Nations and local municipalities, however, have refused to back down from their opposition.
Let's Keep the Pressure on to Stop Keystone! ACTION
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, tar sands oil, protection, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, healthconditions )

Nancy
- 978 days ago - action.priceofoil.org
Over 800,000 of us recently urged our Senators to reject Keystone XL. The vote has been delayed, but we must keep the pressure on! Write your Senators right now and remind them that they work for you, not the oil industry.
Tell President Obama "Keep Your Promise: Reject Keystone XL" ACTION
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, tar sands oil, protection, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, healthconditions )

Nancy
- 1017 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
At the bidding of deep-pocketed oil and gas interests, congressional Republicans attached a rider to must-pass safety-net legislation that forces the president to make a decision on the Keystone XL pipeline by Feb. 21.
President Obama: Stand Strong on Keystone XL ACTION
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, tar sands oil, protection, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, healthconditions )

Nancy
- 1018 days ago - act.350.org
The White House has promised to reject the rushed Keystone XL pipeline permit, but Big Oil is responding by threatening 'huge political consequences.Let the president know you've got his back when he rejects the pipeline. Tell him that addressing climate
Tell Congress: Reject Any Back-Door Attempt to Advance the Keystone XL Pipeline.ACTION
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, tar sands oil, protection, ecosystems )

Nancy
- 1051 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Last month President Obama prudently delayed the tar sands Keystone XL pipeline pending a new environmental review. But now Big Oil's allies in both the Senate and House are attempting to push through a back-door effort to advance the dangerous pipeline.
Draw the Line ! Moving Beyond Tar Sands Oil ! ADD YOUR VOICE ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, Canada, tar sands oil, protection )

Cher
- 1053 days ago - drawthelineattarsands.com
Whether you define yourself as First Nations, Quebecois, Canadian, American, or a citizen of the world, the time has come to take a stand and draw the line on tar sands.
 

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