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TransCanada Reapplies for Keystone XL Pipeline Permit

TransCanada Corp is taking its second shot at asking Washington to approve the contentious Keystone XL oil pipeline, betting that a new route through Nebraska and post-U.S. election time frame for a decision will push the project forward.The reapplication to the U.S. State Department on Friday comes after Canada's largest pipeline company carved the proposal into two parts.U.S. President Barack Obama rejected the full $7.6 billion project early this year due to concerns about the proposed northern portion of the route near an aquifer in Nebraska. Obama has expressed support for the southern portion.TransCanada has been negotiating with Nebraska state officials over a new route and hopes to have the northern part of the pipeline in service by the end of 2014 or early 2015, assuming it wins State Department approval by the first quarter of next year. That portion would cost $5.3 billion.The move angered environmentalists, who had claimed the last rejection as a victory in their battle ag...

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  2. TransCanada reapplies for oil pipeline

    The Canadian company trying to build the disputed Keystone XL pipeline in the U.S. submitted a new application for the project Friday after changing the route to avo...

  3. Keystone XL delayed

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  4. GOP senators urge Obama to make decision on Keystone XL

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  5. TransCanada says Keystone XL likely won't be operating until second half of 2015 if approved

    TransCanada Corp. says the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline will be in service months later than expected and cost more than its current US$5.3 billion price-tag as...

  6. U.S. government shutdown could delay Keystone XL pipeline review

    The U.S. government shutdown could delay President Barack Obama's decision on the Keystone XL pipeline that would help link Canada's oil sands to refineries in Texas...

  7. Energy in America: Keystone XL's Oil Sands Pipeline Up in the Air

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  8. TransCanada begins Keystone pipeline in Texas

    A Canadian company on Wednesday started delivering oil through the Texas portion of a proposed cross-border pipeline that has stirred controversy and tension between...

  9. New proposed Keystone XL pipeline route unveiled

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  10. Krauthammer: Building the Keystone XL pipeline an 'open and shut case'

    Charles Krauthammer said Friday on "Special Report with Bret Baier" that the latest delay of the Keystone XL is not about the oil or the environment, saying there is...

  11. State Dept. Blocks Keystone Pipeline Project

    The Obama Administration rejected the controversial Keystone XL pipeline project on Wednesday, scuttling a key energy initiative that would have created an influx of...

  12. Keystone XL proponents to flood feds with show of support

    Saying it has the power of the American people on its side, proponents of the long-embattled Keystone XL Pipeline planned to deliver more than a half-million comment...

  1. TransCanada will look to rail if controversial Keystone XL pipeline not approved

    The chief executive of TransCanada says If the Obama administration doesn't approve the controversial Keystone XL pipeline his company will look to build rail termin...

  2. Canada loses patience on Keystone XL , tells U.S. to decide

    Canada bluntly told the United States on Thursday to settle the fate of TransCanada Corp's proposed Keystone XL pipeline, saying the drawn-out process on whether to ...

  3. TransCanada submits new Keystone XL pipeline plan

    For the first time since President Obama issued a controversial order halting its progress, the proposed Keystone XL Pipeline is once again on track for bureaucratic...

  4. Union warns House Democrats of retaliation for opposing Keystone XL

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  5. Lawmaker Introduces Bill to Approve Keystone XL Pipeline

    A Republican Congressman on Friday introduced a bill that would give Congress the power to approve TransCanada Corp's  Keystone XL pipeline and said he hopes to have...

  6. TransCanada CEO: Need for Keystone Pipeline Greater Than Ever

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  7. Neb. ruling mires Keystone XL in legal limbo

    The Keystone XL pipeline route through Nebraska faces months of legal delays as an obscure state commission now tasked with reviewing the project said Thursday it wo...

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