Trump Support Spurs TransCanada to Refile Keystone XL

Only two days after President Donald Trump signed an executive order inviting the revival, TransCanada Corp. submitted a fresh application late Thursday to construct the hotly contested Keystone XL pipeline for Alberta oilsands exports.

January 27, 2017

Trump Ascendancy Triggers Potential Keystone XL Comeback

TransCanada Corp. vowed Wednesday to try reviving the hotly contested Keystone XL oil export pipeline when U.S. President-elect Donald Trump moves into the White House.

November 10, 2016

BLM Postpones Second Oil, Gas Lease Sale

For the second time in less than a month, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has postponed an oil and gas lease sale, this time for parcels in Arkansas and Michigan.

December 7, 2015

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TransCanada Corp. on Wednesday pulled its Keystone XL crude oil pipeline application pending before Nebraska regulators for a proposed route through the state following the Obama administration’s decision to reject its request for a Presidential permit earlier this month (see Shale Daily, Nov. 6).

November 18, 2015

Experts Don’t Expect Keystone XL Decision to Impact Natural Gas Pipeline Buildout

Though it had become a lightning rod in the debate over the nation’s use of fossil fuels, the rejection of TransCanada Corp.’s Keystone XL is unlikely to have any meaningful impact on the nation’s natural gas infrastructure buildout, according to industry officials.

November 13, 2015

Rex Energy Sells Appalachian Water Subsidiary

Rex Energy Corp. has agreed to sell its 60% stake in water distribution subsidiary Keystone Clearwater Solutions LLC in a deal expected to net the company $66 million.

June 22, 2015

Obama Vetoes Keystone XL Bill; Senate May Try Override by March 3

President Obama vetoed a bill authorizing construction of the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline on Tuesday, following through on his threat to do so shortly after Republicans secured control of both chambers of Congress.

February 24, 2015

Nebraska Supreme Court Ruling Removes Keystone XL Roadblock

Developments over the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline continued on Friday, after the Nebraska Supreme Court ruled that a law granting Gov. Dave Heineman the power to approve the pipeline’s route through the state could stand.

January 9, 2015

GOP-Led Senate Moves Toward Keystone XL Approval; Obama Threatens Veto

The first day of GOP control of the U.S. Senate started off on a testy note Tuesday after a pair of lawmakers introduced a bill to approve construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline and President Obama promised to veto it.

January 6, 2015

Senate Vote ‘Positive Signal’ For Keystone, Says TransCanada CEO

Following the one-vote failure of the Keystone XL Pipeline in the U.S. Senate, TransCanada Corp. CEO Russ Girling said Wednesday his company is in for the duration to overcome the high hurdles that still exist for the proposed $7 billion, 1,700-mile pipeline project from Alberta to the Gulf of Mexico.

November 20, 2014