Keystone XL Pipeline

environment

Why a massive oil spill couldn't stop the Keystone XL pipeline

Despite their costly environmental impacts, oil spills like the recent one in South Dakota weren’t a factor in the decision to approve the Keystone XL.
Sarah Sax
11.21.17
environment

Keystone Pipeline oil spill could be worse than we thought

An oil spill in South Dakota that leaked thousands of gallons of highly polluting oil could damage the environment more than the company has let on.
Sarah Sax
11.18.17
Doin' Work

These Photos Capture the Power of Political Resistance

Photographer Alex Matzke has been on the front lines of some of America's most exciting political movements.
Tara Wray
8.10.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Is Expected to Advance the Keystone XL and Dakota Access Pipelines

The president is slated to sign two executive actions Tuesday that will advance construction on the controversial pipelines, despite outcry from various environmental groups.
Lauren Messman
1.24.17
Impact

There Is a New Climate Change Disaster Looming in Northern Canada

The thawing of the permafrost in Northern Canada could be the "carbon bomb" that does us in.
James Wilt
1.12.16
environment

Bernie Sanders Has a Plan to Take on the Fossil Fuel Industry

The Vermont Senator unveiled his ambitious plan to tackle global warming as leaders in Paris make final pushes to secure a global climate deal.
Liz Fields
12.7.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Obama Has Officially Axed the Keystone XL Pipeline Plan

On Friday, the president said "shipping dirtier crude oil into our country would not increase America's energy security."
Helen Donahue
11.6.15
environment

Breaking: President Obama Rejects Keystone XL Pipeline

The pipeline would have transported 830,000 barrels of oil a day from Alberta, Canada to Gulf Coast refineries and was one of the hardest-fought environmental battles in recent history.
VICE News
11.6.15
environment

The Battle Over Keystone XL Is Far From Finished. Here's What Comes Next.

Following TransCanada's request for a delay in a US State Department decision over the fate of the Keystone XL pipeline, environmental groups are pushing the Obama administration to deny the request — and the pipeline altogether.
Eva Hershaw
11.3.15
News

Is the Keystone Pipeline Irrelevant?

Sneaky moves by the oil industry have probably made the contentious pipeline superfluous.
Eric Holthaus
12.11.14
News

Native American Tribes Are Ready to Go to War over the Keystone Pipeline

Opponents of the Keystone XL have managed to stall construction of the pipeline again on Tuesday, but their fight isn't over yet.
Allie Conti
11.19.14
politics

The Republican Triumph in the 2014 Midterms Is Bad News for the Environment

After sweeping GOP victories in elections across the country, the coming Congress is likely to be less environmentally friendly than any in recent memory.
Ari Ratner
11.5.14
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