Pipeline pulls plug on project
June 17, 2021
TC Energy terminated its project along the proposed 1,200-mile Keystone XL route, last Wednesday.
The company suspended construction in January after President Biden revoked a presidential permit to cross the US - Canada border.
Approximately 300 miles of the $8 billion project was completed.
The pipeline would have carried tarsands from Alberta to refineries along the Gulf Coast in Texas.
Pipeline opponents in the Cornhusker state expressed concerns that any leak along the route would damage the Ogallala aquifer.
“On behalf of our Ponca Nation we welcome this long overdue news and thank...