Obama Administration Rejects The Keystone XL Pipeline
Follows TransCanada calling for pause in government review
The U.S. government will formally reject granting permission to complete the Keystone XL pipeline across the U.S.-Canada border, according to The Wall Street Journal.
CNN further confirmed that U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has come out against the project:
The move follows on the heels of the announcement earlier this week that the principal company behind the pipeline, TransCanada, that it was requesting a pause in the U.S. State Department’s review of the project, citing ongoing legal disputes over it in the state of Nebraska.