Keystone XL

Keystone XL

The Keystone Pipeline oil spill was nearly twice as big as TransCanada said

Over 400,000 gallons according to a federal investigation of the spill in South Dakota farmland.
Sarah Sax
4.11.18
pipelines

Final Keystone XL pipeline approved just days after massive oil spill

Officials did not consider last week’s spill in their decision on $8 billion project
Hilary Beaumont
11.20.17
Keystone XL

How Trump's trade plans could spell trouble for Canadian oil

The Canadian oil industry celebrated Donald Trump's approval of the Keystone XL pipeline. But there are lots of reasons it should be worried.
Justin Ling
Chris Adams
2.15.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Has Barred EPA Staff from Talking to the Press

The new president also reportedly placed a freeze on all new contracts and the agency's current work assignments.
Justin Caffier
1.24.17
EXECUTIVE ORDERS

Trump issues executive order to move Dakota Access Pipeline forward

Donald Trump signed two executive orders advancing two controversial oil pipelines, the Dakota Access and Keystone XL.
Justin Ling
1.24.17
Drill Baby Drill

Trump stacks his cabinet with pro-Keystone XL picks

Meet the men in Trump's cabinet who are very excited to get Alberta oil to America
Hilary Beaumont
12.14.16
News

Here Are the Next '20 Standing Rocks' According to Frontline Activists

In the wake of an unprecedented win in North Dakota, we asked Indigenous and environmental groups what they see as the next key energy battlegrounds.
Sarah Berman
12.6.16
climate

Canada approves two massive oil pipeline projects

While the Northern Gateway pipeline was rejected, there's still a long fight ahead
Dylan Robertson
11.29.16
News

The Arctic Is Melting and Little Is Being Done to Stop It

For the 60,000 Inuit people living there, the climate apocalypse is all too real.
VICE Staff
11.21.16
News

100 Indigenous Nations in US and Canada Join Forces in Opposition of Pipeline Expansion

Standing Rock's Sioux Tribe, the Union of BC Chiefs, and many more Indigenous leaders signed a treaty to prevent expansion of the tar sands.
Hilary Beaumont
9.23.16
News

​Justin Trudeau’s Climate Change Policy Leans Towards ‘Realistic’ Rather Than ‘Ambitious’

From ambiguity on pipelines to carbon emissions, the Trudeau government is gearing up to disappoint a lot of people hoping for a massive shift in environmental policy.
Jake Kivanc
9.19.16
politics

The Year in the Environment or How We Fucked Up the World in 2015

Canada started 2015 as pretty much just the worst and ended the year, not quite the worst.
James Wilt
12.15.15
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