To hear the other side, you’d think the Keystone XL pipeline project would be nearly 1,200 miles of all pain, no gain for the United States. No rewards? The U.S. State Department has reviewed the Keystone XL four times now and finds rewards aplenty. While Keystone XL opponents don’t like…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/keystone-xl-rewards-jobs-energy-prosperity-u-s-state-department-reviewed-keystone-xl-four-times-now-finds-rewards-aplenty/ Energy, Energy and Economy, energy jobs, Environment, Environmental Policy, Jobs, Keystone XL Pipeline, Keystone XL Rewards, Obama energy policy, Oil, Politics & Legislation, Prosperity, Risk Management, U.S. economy, United States
Canadian politicians are betting a large chunk of the country’s economic future and national security on marine operations that will be ten times riskier in the future due to climate change.
As of 2011 the export of mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation accounted for…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/loading-the-climate-change-dice-stacking-the-odds-against-canadas-long-term-interests-countrys-economic-future-and-national-security-on-marine-operations/
In a refreshing break from the polarizing debates of recent years, President Obama’s science and technology advisors have released a new set of recommendations on climate policy that are indicative of a growing consensus around pragmatic, commonsense actions that may offer great prospects…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/climate-change-pragmatism-in-the-white-house/
Before digging into some new misinformation about the job and economic impacts of the Keystone XL pipeline, let’s underscore a figure: 58 percent. That’s the share of likely U.S. voters who favor building the full Keystone XL, according to a new Rasmussen Reports poll this week.
Environmentalists opposed to the Keystone XL pipeline say it would transport dirty Canadian crude through the heartland of America, only so it can be refined on the Gulf Coast.
But that’s not a bad thing, according to a new study from the energy analysts at IHS CERA.
In a report released…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/gulf-coast-refineries-good-place-for-canadian-crude-ihs-analysts-say-environmentalists-opposed-to-the-keystone-xl-pipeline/
Pipeline lies near a trench this month during construction of the Gulf Coast Project pipeline near Ada, Okla. The Gulf Coast Project, a 485-mile section being built by TransCanada Corp., is part of the Keystone XL pipeline project that has won approval. It will run from Cushing, Okla., to…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/jobs-energy/energy-security-and-american-jobs-construction-of-the-gulf-coast-project-pipeline-near-ada/
For the past several years, a debate has occurred about the construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline — a project that would transport more than 800,000 barrels of crude oil a day from Alberta, Canada, (and North Dakota) through the Plains states to the U.S. Gulf Coast.
Since the proposed…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/two-reasons-illinois-should-support-about-the-construction-of-the-keystone-xl-pipeline/