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Political stumbles, savvy activists knock Canada's oil sector to its knees

Activists 'kicked the snot out of Corporate Canada'

Activists "kicked the snot out of Corporate Canada."

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Keystone XL pipeline could raise Midwest gas prices by $.40 a gallon

The idea behind the politically contentious Keystone XL pipeline is to bring oil from Canada through the Midwestern US and then on to Texas for export throughout the world, mostly Europe and Latin America. A January 2012 report by NRDC and Oil Change International pointed out that the pipeline "will not increase America's oil supply (PDF

Tesla stock breaks $83; CEO Elon Musk steps way from Facebook founder's immigration group

As A. Whitney Brown once said, "There's really no use in beating a dead horse. I mean, except for the pure joy of it." Well, if Tesla's recent string of successes is said horse, then we hope you enjoy the rest of t

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True cost of oil: ExxonMobil pipeline spills in Arkansas

The controversial Keystone XL pipeline that would deliver tar sands oil mined in Alberta, Canada to Texas for cleanup and then return it to Canada has a number of serious issues and points of contention. Among the debates going on in Washington are which route would be us

Keystone XL Pipeline decision pushed back to 2013

After spending several years carefully reviewing the application from TransCanada for the permit necessary to run its Keystone XL pipeline from the tar sands of Alberta, Canada to the refineries and ports along the Gulf of Mexico, the U.S. Department of State has finally announced a decision. It has decided not to decide right now, saying it will wait until 2013 to decide, so it can spend more quality time examining routing options around certain environmentally sensitive parts of the S