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Crude, Dirty and Dangerous

Published: 
Tue, 08/21/2012 (All day)
Category: 
Energy

EVERY day more than one million barrels of oil flow to refineries in the United States from western Canada’s oil sands region. Producers hope to quadruple that amount in the next decade, arguing that oil from a friendly neighbor will deliver an extra degree of national security.

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Keystone XL's foes plan online blackout to protest Canada bill

Published: 
Mon, 06/04/2012 - 10:43am

Opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline say a Canadian bill would gut environmental laws and curb activist groups. Their websites will go dark in protest.