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Hoeven, Canadian ambassador Doer stress need for Keystone XL, energy independence: Hoeven says energy ‘juggernaut’ could help in situations like Ukraine’s

March 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Canada’s ambassador to the United States joined U.S. Sen. John Hoeven here Wednesday in making a renewed push for the Keystone XL pipeline that awaits President Barack Obama’s approval, promoting it as key to achieving energy indepen…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hoeven, Canadian ambassador Doer stress need for Keystone XL, energy independence: Hoeven says energy ‘juggernaut’ could help in situations like Ukraine’s

March 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Canada’s ambassador to the United States joined U.S. Sen. John Hoeven here Wednesday in making a renewed push for the Keystone XL pipeline that awaits President Barack Obama’s approval, promoting it as key to achieving energy indepen…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Trees planted to hush pipeline pump noise in ND

June 7, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK A Canadian pipeline company is planting more than 100 trees around a pump station in southeastern North Dakota to help hush noise at the facility and quiet complaints from nearby residents. Continue Reading

‘Serious’ questions on GOP pipeline bill

January 25, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

WASHINGTON (AP) A Republican bill that would strip President Barack Obama of his authority to decide on a Canada-to-Texas oil pipeline raises “serious” legal questions, the State Department said Wednesday in objecting to the bill.
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Obama rejects Canada-Texas oil pipeline for now

January 18, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

WASHINGTON (AP) In a politically explosive decision, President Barack Obama on Wednesday rejected plans for a massive oil pipeline through the heart of the United States, ruling there was not enough time for a fair review before a looming deadline forced on him by Republicans. His move did not kill the project but could delay a tough choice for him until after the November elections.
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Sen. Hoeven uses address to promote Keystone XL

January 14, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) A proposed pipeline to carry oil from Canada to Texas Gulf Coast refineries is the “largest shovel-ready project in the country” with the potential to create thousands of jobs and reduce American dependence on oil from the Middle East, US Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., said Saturday.
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GOP bill would force action on Canada oil pipeline

November 30, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

WASHINGTON Angered by President Barack Obama’s delay of a proposed oil pipeline from Canada, Senate Republicans are moving to force him to act.
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Oil pipeline regulation bills signed

November 23, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Fresh off a major victory in Nebraska, opponents of the Keystone XL oil pipeline promised a renewed effort Tuesday to kill the contentious project that would pump Canadian crude from tar sands deposits in Alberta, Canada, to Texas Gulf Coast refineries.
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Oil pipeline regulation bills signed

November 23, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Fresh off a major victory in Nebraska, opponents of the Keystone XL oil pipeline promised a renewed effort Tuesday to kill the contentious project that would pump Canadian crude from tar sands deposits in Alberta, Canada, to Texas Gulf Coast refineries.
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Oil pipeline regulation bills signed

November 23, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Fresh off a major victory in Nebraska, opponents of the Keystone XL oil pipeline promised a renewed effort Tuesday to kill the contentious project that would pump Canadian crude from tar sands deposits in Alberta, Canada, to Texas Gulf Coast refineries.
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