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The facts behind Obama’s decision to reject Keystone XL

The facts behind Obama’s decision to reject Keystone XL

Gasoline made from oil sands bitumen only 17% more GHG-intensive than average American gas Late last week, President Obama formally rejected Transcanda’s request to build its “Keystone XL” pipeline, which would have pumped oil derived from Canada’s tar sands to refineries on Texas’s gulf coast. The decision came after years of speculation as to whether the […]

By November 17, 2015 0 Comments Read More →