The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers will focus on winning support from moderate Democrats for the Keystone XL pipeline to pressure the Obama administration to approve the project, Bloomberg reports.
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Even before the first drops flow, Uganda's oil sector is beset by bribery allegations against officials, tax-related cases abroad that cost the government millions in legal fees, and the alleged interference of a president whose firm control of the sector worries transparency campaigners.
NEW YORK (AP) — A controversial oil pipeline to the U.S. Gulf Coast "absolutely needs to go ahead," Canada's prime minister said Thursday, and he warned that the oil will be transported through America one way or another.
A conference of union representatives, industry leaders and elected officials called for expanded energy infrastructure investment and approval of the Keystone XL pipeline, the Detroit Free Press reports.
Liberal watchdog group Checks and Balances Project said the State Department inspector general is investigating potential conflicts of interests in the department's environmental review of the Keystone XL pipeline, The Hill reports.