Tag: Keystone

Section of Keystone oil pipeline remains closed due to potential leak

Section of Keystone oil pipeline remains closed due to potential leak

Sections of the TransCanada Corp Keystone oil pipeline remains closed, awaiting investigation, following a potential leak near Louis, Missouri. Crews were sent to assess the suspected leak, located between Steele City, Nebraska and Patoka, Illinois, where the pipeline had been closed. The pipeline that carries 590,000 barrels per day, is […]

Nebraska approves Keystone XL pipeline

Nebraska approves Keystone XL pipeline

Last week the Nebraska Public Service Commission approved the construction of an oil pipeline that will provide an alternative route for Keystone XL. The 1,900km pipeline that was first proposed by Canadian energy giant, TransCanada Corp, could carry up to 830,000 barrels of oil each day from the Alberta tar […]

Trans-Alaska pipeline

Is Keystone really needed?

Canada’s oil industry has started an intense debate over the need for pipeline expansion as investors rush to get the Keystone XL project off the ground. “Canada’s energy future relies on our ability to get Canadian oil and gas to the people who need it,” Tim McMillan, president and CEO […]

FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012 file photo, miles of pipe ready to become part of the Keystone Pipeline are stacked in a field near Ripley, Okla. The controversy over the pipeline in the hub of Oklahoma's oil activity, was voted the number nine story of the state for 2012. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File)

Canadian investors eye oil boon after Trump victory

Investors in Canadian oil have been buoyed by the election of Donald Trump over his support for the Keystone pipeline between Canada and America. TransCanada the firm who is behind the Keystone project saw their shares rise 2.2 per cent on Mr Trump’s election. But analysts in Canada’s energy capital […]