Alberta tar sands

February 1, 2014, 5am PST
The environmental impact statement on the Keystone XL oil pipeline released Friday by the U.S. State Department delivered news that environmentalists will not be happy to hear. The study finds that the project will not exacerbate oil extraction.
The New York Times
September 30, 2013, 11am PDT
In an editorial for The New York Times, Verlyn Klinkenborg bemoans the Harper administration's silencing of scientists in favor of political ideology, resource extraction, and public ignorance.
The New York Times
August 12, 2013, 11am PDT
As the Keystone XL pipeline project remains mired in political muck, a second pipeline project is quietly moving toward approval.
Grist