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Court Affirms Alternative Keystone XL Oil Pipeline Route Through Nebraska

From Reuters


A court in Nebraska on Friday affirmed an alternative route through the Midwest state for TC Energy Corp’s Keystone XL oil pipeline in the latest chapter in the nearly 10-year legal fight over the Canada to Texas pipeline.…

August 23, 2019 - 6:03 am
TransCanada Reports Record Q1, has $30 Billion in Growth Projects Underway, Including Keystone XL

TransCanada Reports Record Q1, has $30 Billion in Growth Projects Underway, Including Keystone XL

TransCanada Reports Record First Quarter Financial Results

May 3, 2019 - 7:30 am
Keystone XL: Canada’s NEB has Approved Site Work on North Portion Near Hardisty

Keystone XL: Canada’s NEB has Approved Site Work on North Portion Near Hardisty

Canadian energy regulator the National Energy Board (NEB) has approved TransCanada's Keystone Pipeline GP Ltd.’s request to begin winter clearing work on the North Spread of its Keystone XL Project.

“Further pipeline construction would be subject to NEB approval of

January 21, 2019 - 5:57 pm
Pipe destined for TransCanada’s Keystone XL pipeline is stockpiled near Gascoyne, N.D. (CBC)

Federal Judge Blocks Keystone XL Pipeline Permit

From The Wall Street Journal

A federal judge in Montana on Thursday blocked the Trump administration’s permit allowing the Keystone XL pipeline and barred any construction of the long-delayed project until completion of a supplemental environmental review.

Siding with environmentalists …

November 9, 2018 - 1:04 pm
TransCanada’s Keystone XL Peaks Oil Shipper Interest

TransCanada’s Keystone XL Peaks Oil Shipper Interest

From Reuters

Pipeline operator TransCanada Corp is seeing strong interest from oil shippers in locking up the remaining space on Keystone XL and expects it to be fully subscribed, its chief executive said on Thursday.

TransCanada has not yet made …

August 3, 2018 - 12:10 pm
Source: Transcanada

Keystone Pipeline Ruling Likely to Help Reduce Heavy Oil Discount

From The Canadian Press 
CALGARY – A regulator’s lifting of pressure restrictions on the Keystone oil pipeline in the United States earlier this week is expected to help reduce discounts being paid for Western Canadian heavy crude.

Matthew John, spokesman …

May 4, 2018 - 1:52 pm
Alberta Premiere Notley Guarantees 20 Years of Oil for Keystone XL

Alberta Premiere Notley Guarantees 20 Years of Oil for Keystone XL

From Post Media/Fort McMurray Today

Premier Rachel Notley — once notably cool to Keystone XL — has stepped in to provide key support for the controversial pipeline.

TransCanada Corp. announced Thursday it had won a commitment of 500,000 barrels of …

January 19, 2018 - 11:02 am
Source: Enbridge

Keystone XL Pipeline on Track to Begin Primary Construction in 2019

Open season for Keystone’s additional capacity from Canadian oil producers to U.S. refineries secures 500,000 BOPD 20-year commitments

The Keystone XL open season has concluded with 500,000 BOPD 20-year commitments secured. This allows the proposed project to proceed.

TransCanada Corporation …

January 18, 2018 - 2:44 pm
TransCanada Investor Day Foresees a 2018 Construction Start for Keystone XL, Pending FID

TransCanada Investor Day Foresees a 2018 Construction Start for Keystone XL, Pending FID

  • Advancing $24 billion in commercially secured near-term growth projects
  • $20 billion in projects in development including Keystone XL, the Bruce Power life extension program, and Coastal GasLink
  • Expectations to grow common share dividend at an average annual rate at the
November 29, 2017 - 3:24 pm
Hard to Permit Pipelines are at the Crux of U.S. Energy Development

Hard to Permit Pipelines are at the Crux of U.S. Energy Development

Oil, gas pipelines are different animals

You don’t need to do a lengthy search to find a dozen media stories about a proposed energy pipeline, especially now that pipelines have become a favorite tool for the environmental movement to protest …

April 6, 2017 - 4:35 pm
After 8 1/2 Years, the Keystone XL Finally Gets the Green Light

After 8 1/2 Years, the Keystone XL Finally Gets the Green Light

Mar. 24, 2017:  TransCanada receives Presidential Permit to move forward with Keystone XL pipeline construction

After enduring more than eight years of permitting hell, topped at the seven-year mark with a flat rejection by President Obama’s State Department, today TransCanada …

March 24, 2017 - 5:38 pm
Canada’s Pipeline Approval Process is Approaching FUBAR Status

Canada’s Pipeline Approval Process is Approaching FUBAR Status

Politics + Energy Logistics = Bad Combination

When the politics of one kind of energy vs. another overtake the reality of needing to move energy from the source location to the customer’s location, things can get out of whack fast. …

October 4, 2016 - 6:09 pm
Keystone XL: The Saga Continues

Keystone XL: The Saga Continues

TransCanada seeks US$15 Billion from the U.S. government for breaches of NAFTA – following President Obama’s decision to nix the Keystone XL pipeline

The next chapter in the Keystone XL pipeline saga is officially underway.

On Friday, June 24, 2016, …

June 27, 2016 - 6:27 pm
Pipe destined for TransCanada’s Keystone XL pipeline is stockpiled near Gascoyne, N.D. (CBC)

Does TransCanada’s Keystone XL Pipeline Stand a Snowball’s Chance in Court?

Oil & Gas 360® polled three international law experts to gauge the viability of the $15 billion Keystone XL legal action by TransCanada

The saga that started back in 2008 continues.

The Keystone XL oil pipeline did not die with …

January 15, 2016 - 4:35 pm
Denial of Keystone XL Leads to More Rail Capacity for Canada’s Crude Oil

Denial of Keystone XL Leads to More Rail Capacity for Canada’s Crude Oil

Houston-based USD Group looks to double capacity at its Hardisty, AB rail terminal

Canadian crude oil is still making its way south into the U.S. despite the decision by the Obama administration to reject the project plan for TransCanada’s (ticker:

January 11, 2016 - 6:30 pm
Pipe destined for TransCanada’s Keystone XL pipeline is stockpiled near Gascoyne, N.D. (CBC)

TransCanada Sues U.S. Government over Keystone XL, Seeks $15 Billion for Breach of NAFTA

TransCanada says Pres. Obama’s denial of the Keystone XL application was unlawful

Calgary-based TransCanada Corp. (ticker: TRP) announced today that it will sue the U.S. government, alleging President Barack Obama exceed his power under the U.S. Constitution when he rejected …

January 6, 2016 - 6:43 pm
Trans-Alaska oil pipeline

With Keystone XL Dead, Environmental Groups Turn to Obama to Kill Alberta Clipper Expansion

Following judge’s confirmation of Enbridge’s legal authority to carry out 430 MMBOPD Alberta Clipper expansion

U.S. District Judge Michael Davis in Minnesota rejected key parts of a lawsuit brought against Enbridge Inc. (ticker: ENB) over the expansion of the company’s …

December 11, 2015 - 4:26 pm
Trans-Alaska oil pipeline

45% of U.S. Crude Oil Imports Come from Canada

The U.S. imports almost three times as much crude from Canada than it does from the Persian Gulf

Even without the 800 MBOPD capacity of TransCanada’s Keystone XL pipeline, crude oil imports from Canada make up 45% of crude shipped …

November 12, 2015 - 6:16 pm
Keystone XL Rejection: The Canadian Perspective

Keystone XL Rejection: The Canadian Perspective

Exclusive Interview: what does the U.S. rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline mean for future cross-border projects?

In this exclusive interview with Oil & Gas 360®, Tim McMillan, President and CEO of the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP), discusses …

November 11, 2015 - 12:14 pm
Pipe destined for TransCanada’s Keystone XL pipeline is stockpiled near Gascoyne, N.D. (CBC)

U.S. Rejects Keystone XL Pipeline

After seven years of regulatory limbo, Obama administration says “no” to TransCanada application

President Obama announced today that he has rejected TransCanada’s (ticker: TRP) Keystone XL pipeline project after seven years of regulatory holdup. The decision comes as the president …

November 6, 2015 - 1:20 pm
What’s Next for Keystone XL?  TransCanada’s Keystone Chief Spells it Out

What’s Next for Keystone XL? TransCanada’s Keystone Chief Spells it Out

 An interview with Corey Goulet, President of Keystone projects for TransCanada.


Editor’s Note: In March 2015, Oil & Gas 360® interviewed Corey Goulet, boss of the Keystone XL pipeline project. Today (Nov. 6, 2015), the U.S. State Department and the

November 6, 2015 - 11:35 am
TransCanada Asks for Pause on Keystone XL Decision

TransCanada Asks for Pause on Keystone XL Decision

Pause on TransCanada’s Keystone XL project comes as company waits Nebraska decision

Alberta-based TransCanada (ticker: TRP) announced yesterday that it sent a letter to the U.S. State Department requesting a pause on the decision making process for its Keystone XL …

November 3, 2015 - 11:47 am
TransCanada Will Vacate Courts in Favor of a Nebraska Public Service Commission Approval for Keystone XL Pipeline

TransCanada Will Vacate Courts in Favor of a Nebraska Public Service Commission Approval for Keystone XL Pipeline

Five independent reviews say pipeline could be constructed and operated safely

Calgary-based TransCanada (ticker: TRP) announced today that it will file an application with the Nebraska Public Service Commission (PSC) to seek approval for the Keystone XL route through the …

September 30, 2015 - 4:39 pm
Michael Teague, Energy Secretary of Oklahoma, Speaks with OAG360 about Regulations and State Energy Programs

Michael Teague, Energy Secretary of Oklahoma, Speaks with OAG360 about Regulations and State Energy Programs

The United States technological revolution has made rock stars out of flashy, emerging new plays like the Bakken, Niobrara and Utica. And everybody wants to get in on the next hot area.

OKrigsOklahoma, on the other hand, is old school. …

September 24, 2015 - 6:55 pm
Hillary Clinton Opposes Keystone XL

Hillary Clinton Opposes Keystone XL

Presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton believes Keystone is a distraction from climate change, fellow Dems weigh inHillary Clinton

After choosing to remain silent on her official stance regarding the Keystone XL pipeline, Hillary Clinton said today that she opposes the completion of …

September 22, 2015 - 6:43 pm
Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper

Hickenlooper: We Need One Set of Regional Oil & Gas Regulations for the Western States

An OAG360® Exclusive: Interview with John Hickenlooper, Governor of Colorado

Listen to the interview

Colorado enjoys robust energy development as an integral piece of its economy. It’s the seventh most productive oil state, sixth in natural gas production and …

April 15, 2015 - 1:42 pm
Wyoming Governor Matt Mead

An OAG360® Exclusive: Interview with Matt Mead, Governor of Wyoming

“Energy prices touch everything we do.”

Listen to the interview

Wyoming is the most energy intensive state. It’s the largest U.S. coal producer, producing about 40% of total coal mined per year in the U.S. It’s the country’s eighth most …

April 10, 2015 - 4:39 pm
Keystone XL:  Obama Veto Override Fails by 5 Votes

Keystone XL: Obama Veto Override Fails by 5 Votes

The Senate is unable to override the president’s veto of TransCanada’s (ticker: TRP) Keystone XL pipeline

The Senate was unable today to override President Obama’s veto of a bill that would have allowed for the construction of the Keystone XL …

March 4, 2015 - 5:06 pm
TransCanada CEO Speaks Out about Keystone XL

TransCanada CEO Speaks Out about Keystone XL

White House Statements “Factually Incorrect”

UPDATE: Senate bill fails to pass by one vote, 59-41

TransCanada Corp.’s (ticker: TRP) president and CEO Russ Girling today provided a comment in advance of the debate and vote on U.S. Senate bill 2280:…

November 18, 2014 - 3:22 pm
Alberta Clipper Pipeline Faces Opposition; Keystone XL Vote on Horizon

Alberta Clipper Pipeline Faces Opposition; Keystone XL Vote on Horizon

Enbridge Energy’s (ticker: ENB) Alberta Clipper pipeline (Line 67) is the focus of a new federal lawsuit, filed Tuesday. The pipeline, which runs from Edmonton, Alberta, to Superior, Minnesota, currently carries 450,000 BOD across the U.S.-Canadian border, but Enbridge would …

November 13, 2014 - 3:58 pm