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Canada paid a high price for oil pipeline: budget watchdog

Ottawa - A watchdog said Thursday Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau paid more than he needed to for a controversial oil pipeline to the Pacific -- which could come back to haunt him in October elections.

Native Americans march on White House over Dakota pipeline

Washington - Native American groups staged a march to the White House Friday against the construction of a controversial oil pipeline which they fear could lead to the desecration of tribal lands.

US authorities to re-route controversial North Dakota pipeline

Cannon Ball - The US Army Corps of Engineers nixed plans for a controversial oil pipeline crossing in North Dakota, a major victory for Native Americans and environmentalists who had staged months of protests.

Largest US oil pipeline shut off after deadly blast

Washington - The largest gasoline pipeline in the United States remained shut off Tuesday in the southern state of Alabama following an explosion that killed one and injured five, as crews battled to control the resulting wildfire.

Hollywood star Ruffalo calls Obama 'immoral' at climate rally

Los Angeles - Hollywood star Mark Ruffalo accused US President Barack Obama of hypocrisy for allowing fracking and other fossil fuel extraction while presenting himself as a green president.

US govt again seeks to halt pipeline opposed by Native Americans

Chicago - The US government reiterated its request that construction of an oil pipeline in North Dakota be paused, while authorities consider the impacts of its route on a Native American tribe.

US seeks halt to work on pipeline opposed by Native Americans

Chicago - The US government on Friday sought to stop construction on a controversial oil pipeline in North Dakota that has angered Native Americans, blocking any work on federal land and asking the company to "voluntarily pause" work nearby.

US judge won't halt pipeline opposed by Native Americans

Chicago - A US federal judge on Friday denied a request by a Native American tribe to halt an oil pipeline in North Dakota over fears the project could endanger its drinking water.

Native Americans united by oil pipeline fight

Cannon Ball - Drive on a state highway along the Missouri River, amid the rolling hills and wide prairies of North Dakota, and you'll come across a makeshift camp of Native Americans -- united by a common cause.

Violence erupts as Native Americans resist oil pipeline

Cannon Ball - Protesters camping near Native American lands in North Dakota to protest the construction of an oil pipeline clashed late Saturday with construction company workers they blamed for destroying ancient sites.

Obama rejects Canada's Keystone XL pipeline to US

Washington - US President Barack Obama on Friday blocked the Keystone XL oil pipeline that Canada sought to build into the United States, ruling it would harm the fight against climate change.

Obama expected to reject disputed Canada-US pipeline

Washington - US President Barack Obama is expected Friday to block the construction of a controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline between Canada and the United States, ending years of bitter and politically charged debate.

Thousands rally in Georgia against Russian presence in breakaway regions

Tbili - Over 3,000 people took to the streets in Georgia on Saturday to protest what they called Moscow's occupation of the breakaway South Ossetia and Abkhazia regions.Carrying placards that read "Stop Russia!

Georgia accuses Russia of 'land grab' near breakaway region

Tbili - Georgia decried on Tuesday Moscow's "creeping annexation" of its territory after Russian border guards moved border markers further into Tbilisi-controlled area, leaving a portion of an international oil pipeline in territory under Russian control.

Over 105,000 gallons of crude oil spilled on California coast

Tuesday's pipeline rupture is now in its third day as cleanup crews work feverishly to contain what has turned into a major emergency. The original estimate of the numbers of gallons of oil released was far smaller than originally thought.

The Public, or the Utilities: Florida PSC’s True Customer Commissioned

Inside the story of when Florida Power & Light announced its selection of Sabal Trail Transmission, LLC. to build a $3 billion, 500-mile natural gas pipeline through three states.

NEB begins talks with First Nations over controversial pipeline

Edmonton - Canada's National Energy Board began hearings today in Edmonton with First Nations groups as part of its review process regarding Kinder Morgan's proposed Alberta to B.C. coast pipeline expansion project.

Blast hits key Ukraine gas pipeline

Kiev - A blast hit a major Ukrainian pipeline on Tuesday, but did not appear to affect the transport of Russian gas to European clients, Ukrainian officials said.

California utility faces new criminal charges from 2010 explosion

San Bruno - A California utility company indicted over a 2010 pipeline explosion that killed eight and destroyed dozens of homes in the city of San Bruno is facing even more charges.

L.A. oil pipeline bursts, spilling 10K gallons into the streets

Los Angeles - An oil pipeline in the Atwater Village area of Los Angeles has burst, causing 10,000 gallons of oil to flood the streets.

U.S. delays Keystone pipeline decision until next year

Washington - Approval of a new pipeline to bring controversial fracked crude oil from Canada to Texas for refining has been delayed for at least a year, U.S. officials announced last week.

Shell shuts Nigeria export terminal because of leak

Lagos - Anglo-Dutch oil giant Shell said on Monday that it had halted crude exports from a key terminal in southern Nigeria because of a leak in a supply pipeline.

TransCanada says no issue with Keystone pipeline

TransCanada Corp <TRP.TO> said on Thursday there was no issue with the 590,000-barrel-per-day Hardisty, Alberta, to Steele City, Nebraska, leg of its Keystone XL crude oil pipeline system, but it is dealing with a power outage at a th...

Shell's Ho-Ho pipeline still shut after leak

Royal Dutch Shell's <RDSa.L> entire Houston-to-Houma crude oil pipeline remained shut on Monday, following a reported leak late last week, the company said.

Shell says Ho-Ho pipeline shut after leak in Texas

Royal Dutch Shell <RDSA.L> on Friday said construction crew members punctured its Houston-to-Houma (Ho-Ho) pipeline near Port Neches, Texas, on Thursday afternoon, releasing 364 barrels of crude oil.

Canadian regulators approve Enbridge's Line 9 plan

Canadian regulators on Thursday approved Enbridge Inc's Line 9 oil pipeline reversal and expansion, conditional on the country's largest pipeline company undertaking additional work on consultation and...

US leg of controversial Canadian oil pipeline opens

Montreal - Oil started to flow on Wednesday through the southern US leg of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, its Canadian operator said, while Washington mulls whether on not to approve its northern half.Calgary-based firm TransCanada said the US$2.

EU and Russia fail to bridge Gazprom gap

Moscow - Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak and EU Energy Commissioner Gunther Oettinger reported no progress on Friday at tense talks over state-run Gazprom's stranglehold on the European natural gas market.

Canadian regulators OK pipeline through native lands amid protest

Toronto - A regulatory panel recommended the government approve pipeline construction through lands held by native peoples. Canada’s three-person panel said the potential $6.5 billion revenue outweighed environmental concerns and native property rights.

Environmentalists renew civil disobedience to stop pipeline

The Michigan Coalition Against Tar Sands (MI-CATS) began a campaign designed to disrupt the expansion of Enbridge’s tar sands pipeline in July. Monday, activists staged a “tree sit” in the area under construction.
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A picture of Calgary in the evening.
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Pipeline pigging  shown here at TransCanada’s Maple Compressor Station  in Ontario  Canada  is an ...
Pipeline pigging, shown here at TransCanada’s Maple Compressor Station, in Ontario, Canada, is an in-line inspection procedure we undertake to check the internal condition of our pipelines.
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In a brochure issued by Enbridge detailing the Line 5 pipeline, they say: "The twin pipelines under the Straits have not experienced any leaks in six decades of operation—a testament to their design, construction, and maintenance regimen."
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Protesters opposed to the proposed Keystone XL demonstrate outside the White House in 2011.
Protesters opposed to the proposed Keystone XL demonstrate outside the White House in 2011.
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The ship POLAR ADVENTURE (IMO: 9244063  MMSI: 303031000) is a Oil tanker registered in Alaska (US).
The ship POLAR ADVENTURE (IMO: 9244063, MMSI: 303031000) is a Oil tanker registered in Alaska (US).
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Uncontacted Indians  territory in Peru is being
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Uncontacted Indians' territory in Peru is being invaded by oil companies. ©Anon/ Survival
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The worst Alberta oil spill in 35 years dumped about 4.5 million litres of oil into a wetland area a...
The worst Alberta oil spill in 35 years dumped about 4.5 million litres of oil into a wetland area at Evi, Alberta, on May 5, 2011.
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ExxonMobile Offices in downtown Houston  Texas.
ExxonMobile Offices in downtown Houston, Texas.
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LOCATION; Photo/Graphic shows approximate location of the May 19th oil spill from the Plains All American Pipeline near Refugio Beach in Santa Barbara, Calif.
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A map showing the route of the Keystone project in relation to water resources.
A map showing the route of the Keystone project in relation to water resources.
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A gas pipeline explosion
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An example of a natural gas pipeline
An example of a natural gas pipeline
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Crossed spears left by uncontacted Indians threatened by an oil pipeline
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Crossed spears left by uncontacted Indians threatened by an oil pipeline © Marek Wolodzko/AIDESEP
Map of the Colonial Pipeline.
Map of the Colonial Pipeline.
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