Tag: Keystone XL

Update: Randy Testifies Before House Committee on Pipeline

News
Share
Update 11:00am: Randy Thompson will not be able to testify before the subcommittee due to a family emergency.  Representatives from NWF will still share parts of Randy’s story with the representatives.  His written testimony will also be part of the official record. Update 2:10pm: Rep. Lee Terry said in his opening statement that he supports […]
Read Post

Pipeline Updates

News
Share
We have lots of updates on the pipeline.  If you are new to this issue or want some more background, please check out our Resource Page or Action Page.  You can also stay up to date with links to LTEs, articles and more by following us on Facebook and Twitter. Below are updates on the Citizen […]
Read Post

Langemeier Says Citizens Have No Relevance

News
Share
Thank you to every citizen and landowner that continues to stand up for our land and water. Yesterday’s Citizen Hearing was another great event where Nebraskans from all over the state came together and told our state elected officials and Sec. Clinton that they each have a key role in protecting our land and water […]
Read Post

Massive Oil Spill in Alberta, Nebraska Groups Respond

News
Share
One of the largest oil spills in Alberta, Canada occurred this week, reinforcing Nebraskans’ concerns that our state is not prepared for the massive tarsands oil pipeline planned by TransCanada.  The full amount of the Alberta spill is not yet confirmed, but early estimates have the spill at 1,176,000 gallons of oil.  Nebraska groups working on […]
Read Post

Dear Sec. Clinton and Gov. Heineman, Stand Up for Nebraska

News
Share
Dear Sec. Clinton, We urge you to deny the permit request from TransCanada to build a risky tarsands oil pipeline across the Sandhills and through the Ogallala Aquifer. Click here to sign our petition urging the Department of State to deny TransCanada’s request to cross the US/Canadian border with their risky tarsands pipeline. Dear Gov. Heineman, […]
Read Post

Dirty Business: A New Report Documents TransCanada’s Transgressions

News
Share
Nebraska advocates and landowners are already familiar with some of the deceptive and outright outrageous tactics of TransCanada Pipelines.  We know landowners have been lied to by land agents and threatened with eminent domain when they refuse to sign agreements with TransCanada.  We know TransCanada plays with their tax revenue and job numbers to try […]
Read Post

Help build a Bold Nebraska

Join our email list to get the latest updates on key issues, online actions and events to attend.