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
4.10.18
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
Fossil Fuels

TransCanada’s Keystone Pipeline Leaked 210,000 Gallons of Oil in South Dakota

It comes just days before an effort to halt the Keystone XL expansion.
Jason Koebler
11.16.17
Keystone XL

Keystone XL Is Back From the Dead, And Environmentalists Are Ready to Fight

The Trump administration has issued a presidential permit for construction to begin.
Farnia Fekri
3.24.17
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
Trump

How Pipelines Carrying Bitumen From The Oilsands Could Threaten Sea Life

Bitumen from the oilsands could impact marine ecosystems in 15 ways, scientists say.
Bryson Masse
12.22.16
News

The Climate Apocalypse Has Already Arrived for People Living in the Arctic

The 60,000 Inuit people living in 53 communities throughout the Arctic are already seeing immediate concerns.
VICE Staff
11.21.16
Canada

How Trump Could Screw Up Justin Trudeau’s Climate Plans

Trudeau’s digging in his heels on his environmental policies, but his opponents have been given some powerful ammunition by Trump’s election to the White House.
Bryson Masse
11.11.16
Canada

Controversial Keystone XL Pipeline Comes Back to Life With News of Trump Win

Facing protests over the environment, Obama killed the Keystone XL pipeline. Now it could be back.
Bryson Masse
11.10.16
Trump

Trump vs. Clinton: Who's Better on the Environment?

A Motherboard report card.
Sarah Emerson
9.26.16
News

One Hundred 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
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