SOLAR XL: Resisting Keystone XL by Building Clean Energy in the Pipeline’s Path

TransCanada’s proposed Keystone XL pipeline would carry 830,000 barrels per day of dirty tarsands oil from Canada through hundreds of American homes, farms and ranches, crossing the delicate Sandhills in Nebraska and putting at risk the critical Ogallala Aquifer and sacred Indigenous sites like the Ponca Trail of Tears. Farmers, ranchers and Indigenous peoples are […]
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Holt County Submits Resolution Opposing Keystone XL to Public Service Commission

Citizens in Holt County, Nebraska petitioned the county board to voice opposition to TransCanada’s proposed Keystone XL pipeline — in response to the Nebraska Public Service Commission’s public solicitation of opinions from counties where the pipeline would pass. The Holt County board originally passed the resolution below on April 30, 2013, and on June 23 […]

See Bold Nebraska’s Ad at the State Fair

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Check out the Bold Nebraska ad that’s in this year’s State Fair Gatebook! The deadline for members of the public to submit comments on TransCanada’s permit application to build Keystone XL in Nebraska is August 11, 2017.  Check out our KXL Fact Sheet for help with composing your comment.  Submit an online comment with your […]

August 6: March to Give Keystone XL the Boot in Lincoln

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Save the date: Join us on Sunday, Aug. 6 at 3:00 p.m. in Lincoln, Nebraska for the March to Give Keystone XL the Boot. Meet on the North Steps of the Nebraska State Capitol (1445 K St., Lincoln, NE)  Hundreds of Nebraskans, along with Water Protectors and Pipeline Fighters from states near and far, will […]

Experts Submit Testimony Confirming That Keystone XL Pipeline Would Be a Disaster for Nebraska

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, June 8, 2017 Contact: Gabby Brown, gabby.brown@sierraclub.org Mark Hefflinger, mark@boldnebraska.org Experts Submit Testimony Confirming That Keystone XL Pipeline Would Be a Disaster for Nebraska Testimony Highlights Threats to Water Resources, Endangered Species O’Neill, NE — Expert witnesses filed testimony Wednesday with the Nebraska Public Service Commission detailing the threats the Keystone […]

Sacred Ponca Corn Planted in Path of Keystone XL for Fourth Consecutive Year

Mother Nature gave us an awesomely bountiful day on May 21st for the fourth year of planting the Sacred Ponca Corn on Art and Helen Tanderup’s farm near the Ponca Trail of Tears and in the path of the proposed Keystone XL tarsands pipeline. Click here to view all photos from the Ponca corn planting […]

Bold Alliance Argues Keystone XL is All Risk, No Reward in Filings with Public Service Commission

Bold Alliance has filed its Requests for Admission, Interrogatories and Requests for Production with the Nebraska Public Service Commission, as an official intervenor in the PSC’s review of TransCanada’s application for a permit to build the proposed Keystone XL pipeline through Nebraska. The main arguments in Bold Alliance’s filings with the PSC (embedded below): Keystone XL isn’t […]

July 26: Keystone XL Public Hearing in Omaha (Ralston Arena)

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The Nebraska Public Service Commission has announced a fourth “public meeting” to hear public comments on TransCanada’s application for a permit to build the Keystone XL pipeline through Nebraska. Doors for the hearing on July 26th in Ralston will open at 9:00 a.m. The hearing will run from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Speakers will […]

Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska Passes Resolution Opposing Keystone XL

The Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska passed a tribal resolution in opposition to TransCanada’s proposed Keystone XL pipeline in an unanimous vote on April 6 — and has submitted the resolution to the Nebraska Public Service Commission that is currently reviewing TransCanada’s pipeline permit application. In its resolution, the Winnebago Tribe notes that the PSC “has not […]

Send a #NoKXL Comment to the Nebraska Public Service Commission

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While President Trump just rubber-stamped his approval of a federal permit for TransCanada’s proposed Keystone XL pipeline — he doesn’t get the final word on KXL — Nebraska does. TransCanada still needs a permit for a route through Nebraska, and has filed with the Nebraska Public Service Commission (PSC), which just launched an 8-12 month review of […]

Speak Out Against Keystone XL at Nebraska County Board Meetings

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The Nebraska Public Service Commission has reached out to local Nebraska county boards along the proposed Keystone XL pipeline route, to solicit their views regarding the proposed route — and whether they believe Keystone XL is in the public interest. Bold is encouraging Pipeline Fighters to attend your next County Board meeting to find out […]

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