Nov. 1: Nebraska Supreme Court Hears Landowners’ Appeal of KXL Route Approval

Stand with us in Lincoln on Thursday, Nov. 1st as the Nebraska Supreme Court hears landowners’ appeal of the Public Service Commission’s approval of the “Mainline Alternative” route for the proposed Keystone XL pipeline in November 2017. (More background on the case here). If the Justices side with landowners’ arguments, TransCanada will be forced to […]

Oct. 28: GOTV to #FlipThePSC: Rally and Voter Outreach


Join our dream team of volunteers on Sunday, October 28th working to stop Keystone XL by getting-out-the-vote for Christa Yoakum for Nebraska Public Service Commissioner. In addition to the candidate Christa herself, joining us to knock on doors and write postcards to voters will be Nebraska landowners who live on the proposed KXL pipeline route […]

#FlipThePSC: One Election Can Stop the Keystone XL Pipeline

We can stop Keystone XL and #FlipThePSC by electing Christa Yoakum to the Nebraska Public Service Commission.  ACTION: Volunteer to make calls or knock doors to #FlipThePSC In 2017, the Nebraska Public Service Commission (PSC) reached a contested 3-2 decision to approve a “Mainline Alternative Route” for TransCanada’s Keystone XL pipeline.  Two of the seats […]

Tell the Trump Administration: No Keystone XL. Submit a Public Comment.


Comments deadline: Nov. 8th The Trump Administration’s State Department just published another hastily-produced draft “Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS)” that concludes the proposed Keystone XL pipeline would produce only “minor” impacts to our land, water, endangered species and Native American sacred sites in Nebraska like the Ponca Trail of Tears. A new 45-day public comment […]

Only 62% of Nebraska Landowners Have Signed With TransCanada’s Keystone XL Pipeline, Down from 88% in 2015


A very interesting but little-noticed fact emerged during Canadian pipeline operator and proposed Keystone XL pipeline builder TransCanada’s second quarter earnings call with reporters and analysts on August 2nd, when company CEO Russ Girling relayed that the company had obtained easements from 62% of landowners in Nebraska on the proposed Keystone XL “Mainline Alternative” route: […]

Federal Court Rules State Dept. Must Conduct Full Environmental Review of Keystone XL in Nebraska

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 15, 2018 Contact: NRDC: Jake Thompson, (202) 289-2387, Bold Alliance: Mark Hefflinger, (323) 972-5192, Sierra Club: Gabby Brown, (914) 261-4626, Center for Biological Diversity: Jared Margolis, (802) 310-4054, Friends of the Earth: Patrick Davis, (202) 222-0744, Northern Plains Resource Council: Dustin Ogdin, (406) 228-1154, Federal […]

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