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Without KXL, tar sands are a bad investment. By fighting the pipeline, activists have disrupted the industry’s bottom line.
Our top picks: today's environmental news and best #greenreads.
Our top picks: today's environmental news and best #greenreads.
Emergency workers race to clean up the nation's pipeline spills (nearly one every other day!), but don't always know what toxic substances might await them.
Local communities tend to get rattled when big energy shows up in small places—especially when the places are as beautiful as Montana's Rocky Mountain Front.
A Canadian pipeline company asks the EPA for more time to dredge a Michigan river where it spilled tar sands oil more than three years ago. Request: denied.
Our top picks: today's environmental news and best #greenreads
Our top picks: today's environmental news and best #greenreads.
Our top picks: the best environmental news and #greenreads from around the web.
Despite government budget cuts, Canada's Banff National Park is still a magical place in springtime.
Our top picks: the best environmental news and #greenreads from around the web
Nebraska officials hired a company to review Keystone XL that has done business with TransCanada and touts itself as helping energy companies overcome government regulation to do “what they do best -- delivering oil.”
Susan Rice holds significant investments in the Canadian oil companies and banks that would stand to benefit from State Department approval of the Keystone XL pipeline and related energy projects.
Shoring up cynicism: Even though a state-appointed science panel found that North Carolina can expect to see a 1-meter rise in sea level by the year 2100, leaders of coastal communities have succeeded in getting the panel to... read more >
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Bombings, gas leaks, suspicious deaths, and disease: Wiebo Ludwig’s family struggle in northern Canada made for a very dramatic story. So David York turned it into a documentary.
When we think of our northern neighbor, what comes to mind is a nation of enlightened, outdoorsy people who love hockey. Try thinking instead of a rapacious behemoth run amok.