Tag: Keystone XL

Nebraska farmer leaders in Keystone XL battle call for 100% clean energy for all

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 12, 2016 Contact: Jane Kleeb, Bold Nebraska 402-705-3622, jane@boldnebraska.org Nebraska farmer leaders in Keystone XL battle call for 100% clean energy for all Massive “crop art” installation carves clean energy message into 80-acre cornfield Neligh, Nebraska — Nebraska farmers and ranchers, who made international headlines standing up to the Keystone XL pipeline, joined […]
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Whistleblower: Bad Welds Will Cause More Tar Sands Pipeline Spills

For Immediate Release: April 18, 2016 Contact: Jane Kleeb, jane@boldnebraska.org, 402-705-3622 David Turnbull, david@priceofoil.org, 202-316-3499 Andy Pearson, andy@mn350.org, 612-600-5951 Winona LaDuke, winonaladuke@honorearth.org, 218-280-1720 Lindsay Meiman, lindsay@350.org, 347-460-9082 Jonathon Berman, jonathon.berman@sierraclub.org, 202-297-7533 Dallas Goldtooth, dallas@ienearth.org, 708-515-6158 Aldo Seoane, aldoseoane@gmail.com, 605-319-8151 Whistleblower: Bad Welds Will Cause More Tar Sands Pipeline Spills According to a TransCanada whistleblower, the […]
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TransCanada Fails the Safety Test Again: A Timeline of the South Dakota Keystone I Pipeline Spill

Amy Schaffer
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Sign the Petition Calling for TransCanada to Shut Down Keystone I and Investigate Pipeline Integrity As citizens have testified over the last decade, TransCanada’s leak detection system is not fool proof–this weekend when the pipeline spilled, a landowner called in the oil sheen. TransCanada’s leak detection system which they bragged about all the time failed. […]
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Eminent Domain for Private Gain: Democrats Take a Stand

Jane Kleeb
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Last week, InsideClimate News ran an in-depth piece on eminent domain for private gain. When the article ran, neither Bernie Sanders or Hillary Clinton stated a position on eminent domain for private gain. We decided to ask them about the issue, and we got an answer from both the Sanders and Clinton campaigns…this is a […]
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Bold Nebraska Joins Environmental, Landowner, Indigenous Groups to Urge Congress: Learn From Keystone XL, Oppose TPP Trade Deal

Bold Nebraska Joins Environmental, Landowner, Indigenous Groups to Urge Congress: Learn From Keystone XL, Oppose TPP Trade Deal  Lincoln — Today, 40 leading environmental groups including the Indigenous Environmental Network, Bold Nebraska, Friends of the Earth, 350.org, and the Sierra Club sent a letter urging Congress to oppose the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal. The letter, sent […]
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“Seal the Deal” on Keystone XL at the #NOKXL Clean Energy Barn

Mark Hefflinger
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Seal the Deal The contracts that TransCanada forces on landowners mandates there cannot be any trees or permanent structures on the pipeline route, so the #NOKXL Clean Energy Barn built by volunteers with donations on land directly inside the pipeline route — and the donated trees we are planting with landowners who live on the pipeline route […]
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Eminent Domain for Private Gain:
 The Sleeper Issue in the Presidential Race

Jane Kleeb
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Donald Trump stood on the debate stage, with all his famous gusto, and proclaimed he loves eminent domain. Trump continued to say, “Keystone XL could not be built without it.” Well Mr. Trump, that is the point—our founding fathers never intended private corporations to use eminent domain for their private gain. While hugging eminent domain […]
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Bold Nebraska Statement on TransCanada Suing U.S. Government Over Rejection of its Keystone XL Pipeline

Mark Hefflinger
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 6, 2016 Contact: Jane Kleeb, 402-705-3622, jane@boldnebraska.org Bold Nebraska Statement on TransCanada Suing U.S. Government Over Rejection of its Keystone XL Pipeline Lincoln — Bold Nebraska issued the following statements today in response to TransCanada’s announcement that it will file a claim under NAFTA to try to recoup a supposed $15 […]
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Native and Non-Native Coalition Responds to South Dakota Public Utilities Commission Decision to Approve KXL Permit Recertification

Mark Hefflinger
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For Immediate Release: January 5th, 2016 Press Contacts: Paula Antonie, wopila@gwtc.net, 605.747.4225 Faith Spotted Eagle, eagletrax@hotmail.com, (605) 481-0416 Lewis Grassrope, wisestar8@msn.com Joye Braun, jmbraun57625@gmail.com Aldo Seoane, aldoseoane@gmail.com, 605-319-8151 Cindy Meyers, csmyers77@hotmail.com, 402-709-2920 Gary Dorr, gfdorr@gmail.com Dallas Goldtooth, dallas@ienearth.org, 708-515-6158 Native and Non-Native Coalition Responds to South Dakota Public Utilities Commission Decision to Approve KXL Permit Recertification Pierre, […]
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