Author: Mark Hefflinger

Camping and Hotel Accommodations in Lincoln, NE

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The Nebraska Public Service Commission’s formal intervenor hearings on the proposed Keystone XL pipeline will run Aug. 7-11 at the Cornhusker Marriott Hotel in downtown Lincoln, NE. (The Cornhusker is sold out for the week.) Camping: Camp Away  ($35 tent camping, also RVs) Branched Oak State Recreation Area ($20 tent camping) Blue Valley Campground (Seward, NE) […]
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Groups Launch Campaign to Build Solar Inside the Keystone XL Pipeline Route

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 06, 2017 Contacts: Jane Kleeb, Bold Nebraska, 402-705-3622, jane@boldnebraska.org Mark Hefflinger, Bold Nebraska, mark@boldnebraska.org Dani Heffernan, 350.org, 305-992-1544, dani@350.org Groups Launch Campaign to Build Solar Inside the Keystone XL Pipeline Route Crowdfunding will support solar panel installations in the path of the pipeline Omaha, NE — Today, Bold Nebraska, 350.org, Indigenous […]
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SOLAR XL: Resisting Keystone XL by Building Clean Energy in the Pipeline’s Path

Thanks for your contribution to the SOLAR XL project! You’ll be receiving an email receipt for your records. Now, help spread the word: Click to tweet: “Donate to #SolarXL and help build #solar in the path of #KeystoneXL: bit.ly/solarxl #NoKXL #ActOnClimate via @BoldNebraska” Click here to share the image below on Facebook: TransCanada’s proposed Keystone […]
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SOLAR XL: Resisting Keystone XL by Building Clean Energy in the Pipeline’s Path

Donate $25 to build solar in the path of Keystone XL (UPDATE: June 12, 2018) NEW SOLAR XL FUNDRAISING GOAL: $60,000 We are deeply grateful to everyone who contributed to reach our first fundraising goal of $50,000 to build three Solar XL installations in the path of the pipeline! With the prospect of Keystone XL […]
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Holt County Submits Resolution Opposing Keystone XL to Public Service Commission

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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 […]
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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 […]
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ACTION: Submit a Comment on Keystone XL to the Public Service Commission

TransCanada has submitted a new application for a permit to build the Keystone XL pipeline with the Nebraska Public Service Commission (PSC). The permit application process at the Public Service Commission typically takes from eight months to a year, and includes public hearings, and opportunities for public comment and for citizens to apply as official […]
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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 […]
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Landowners, Pipeline Fighters to Testify Keystone XL is Not in Public Interest at Hearing in O’Neill on June 7

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 5, 2017 Contact: Jane Kleeb, Bold Alliance, 402-705-3622, jane@boldnebraska.org Landowners, Pipeline Fighters to Testify Keystone XL is Not in Public Interest at Hearing in O’Neill on June 7 Press conference to precede Public Service Commission public meeting scheduled for 12:00 – 8:00 p.m. at O’Neill Community Center O’Neill, NE — Landowners […]
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