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The Administrative Procedure Act (APA),, is the United States federal statute that governs the way in which administrative agencies of the federal government of the United States may propose and establish regulations.
Alberta is a western province of Canada.
Alberta Clipper (also known as Enbridge's Line 67) is an oil pipeline in North America.
Amherst is an unincorporated community in Marshall County, South Dakota, United States.
The Arctic Ocean is the smallest and shallowest of the world's five major oceans.
The Associated Press (AP) is a U.S.-based not-for-profit news agency headquartered in New York City.
Attribution of recent climate change is the effort to scientifically ascertain mechanisms responsible for recent climate changes on Earth, commonly known as 'global warming'.
Baker is a city in and the county seat of Fallon County, Montana, United States.
The Bakken Formation is a rock unit from the Late Devonian to Early Mississippian age occupying about of the subsurface of the Williston Basin, underlying parts of Montana, North Dakota, Saskatchewan and Manitoba.
Barack Hussein Obama II (born August 4, 1961) is an American politician who served as the 44th President of the United States from January 20, 2009, to January 20, 2017.
The Beaver Lake Cree Nation is a First Nations band government located northeast of Edmonton, Alberta, representing people of the Cree ethno-linguistic group in the area around Lac La Biche, Alberta, which is the location of their band office.
Earl Benjamin Nelson (born May 17, 1941) is an American former politician, businessman, and lawyer.
William Ernest "Bill" McKibben (born December 8, 1960)"Bill Ernest McKibben." Environmental Encyclopedia.
Bloomberg Businessweek is an American weekly business magazine published by Bloomberg L.P. Businessweek was founded in 1929.
Bloomberg L.P. is a privately held financial, software, data, and media company headquartered in Midtown Manhattan, New York City.
Bobby Lee Rush (born November 23, 1946) is an American politician, civil rights leader and pastor.
The Taiga Biome extends in a broad band across North America, Europe, and Asia.
Brown County (county code BR) is a county located in the northeast portion of the U.S. state of Kansas.
Buchanan County is a county located in the U.S. state of Missouri.
The Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs (OES) is a bureau within the United States Department of State.
Caldwell County is a county located in the U.S. state of Missouri.
The Calgary Herald is a daily newspaper published in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Canada is a country located in the northern part of North America.
The Canadian dollar (symbol: $; code: CAD; dollar canadien) is the currency of Canada.
Cardno is a professional infrastructure and environmental services company listed on the Australian Securities Exchange.
Casus belli is a Latin expression meaning "an act or event that provokes or is used to justify war" (literally, "a case of war").
CBS News is the news division of American television and radio service CBS.
Clinton County is a county located in the U.S. state of Missouri.
The Columbia Journalism Review (CJR) is an American magazine for professional journalists that has been published by the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism since 1961.
Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union of Canada, abbreviated CEP in English and SCEP in French, was a largely private sector labour union with 150,000 members, active from 1992 to 2013.
The Congressional Research Service (CRS), known as Congress's think tank, is a public policy research arm of the United States Congress.
ConocoPhillips Company is an American multinational energy corporation with its headquarters located in the Energy Corridor district of Houston, Texas in the United States.
The New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell University (ILR) is an industrial relations school at Cornell University, located in Ithaca, New York, United States.
Cushing is a city in Payne County, Oklahoma, United States.
The Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) or Bakken pipeline is a underground oil pipeline in the United States.
Daryl Christine Hannah (born December 3, 1960) is an American film actress and an environmental activist.
David Eugene Heineman (born May 12, 1948) is an American politician who served as the 39th governor of Nebraska from 2005 to 2015.
The Deseret News is a newspaper published in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States.
Diane Francis is an American-Canadian journalist, author and editor-at-large for the National Post newspaper since 1998.
Dilbit (diluted bitumen) is a bitumen diluted with one or more lighter petroleum products, typically natural-gas condensates such as naphtha.
Donald John Trump (born June 14, 1946) is the 45th and current President of the United States, in office since January 20, 2017.
Doniphan County (county code DP) is a county located in the U.S. state of Kansas.
Dow Jones & Company is an American publishing and financial information firm that has been owned by News Corp. since 2007.
Drinking water, also known as potable water, is water that is safe to drink or to use for food preparation.
An earthquake (also known as a quake, tremor or temblor) is the shaking of the surface of the Earth, resulting from the sudden release of energy in the Earth's lithosphere that creates seismic waves.
Edward John Markey (born July 11, 1946) is an American politician of the Democratic Party serving as the junior United States Senator from Massachusetts since 2013.
Wayne Edward Whitfield (born May 25, 1943) is an American politician who served as the U.S. Representative of from January 1995, until his resignation in September 2016.
Eminent domain (United States, Philippines), land acquisition (Singapore), compulsory purchase (United Kingdom, New Zealand, Ireland), resumption (Hong Kong, Uganda), resumption/compulsory acquisition (Australia), or expropriation (France, Italy, Mexico, South Africa, Canada, Brazil, Portugal, Spain, Chile, Denmark, Sweden) is the power of a state, provincial, or national government to take private property for public use.
Enbridge Inc. is a Canadian multinational energy transportation company based in Calgary, Alberta.
The Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipelines was a project to build a twin pipeline from Bruderheim, Alberta to Kitimat, British Columbia.
The Energy East pipeline was a proposed oil pipeline in Canada.
Energy independence is independence or autarky regarding energy resources, energy supply and/or energy generation by the energy industry.
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) is a principal agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System responsible for collecting, analyzing, and disseminating energy information to promote sound policymaking, efficient markets, and public understanding of energy and its interaction with the economy and the environment.
In physics, energy economics, and ecological energetics, energy returned on energy invested (EROEI or ERoEI); or energy return on investment (EROI), is the ratio of the amount of usable energy (the exergy) delivered from a particular energy resource to the amount of exergy used to obtain that energy resource.
Enterprise Products Partners L.P. is an American natural gas and crude oil pipeline company with headquarters in Houston, Texas.
An environmentalist is a supporter of the goals of the environmental movement, "a political and ethical movement that seeks to improve and protect the quality of the natural environment through changes to environmentally harmful human activities".
Fairness and Accuracy In Reporting (FAIR) is a media criticism organization based in New York City.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) is the United States federal agency that regulates the transmission and wholesale sale of electricity and natural gas in interstate commerce and regulates the transportation of oil by pipeline in interstate commerce.
Fox News (officially known as the Fox News Channel, commonly abbreviated to FNC) is an American basic cable and satellite television news channel owned by the Fox Entertainment Group, a subsidiary of 21st Century Fox.
Fresh water (or freshwater) is any naturally occurring water except seawater and brackish water.
Friends of the Earth International (FoEI) is an international network of environmental organizations in 74 countries.
Gary Albert Doer, (born March 31, 1948) is a former Canadian diplomat and politician from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
A geographic information system (GIS) is a system designed to capture, store, manipulate, analyze, manage, and present spatial or geographic data.
Global warming, also referred to as climate change, is the observed century-scale rise in the average temperature of the Earth's climate system and its related effects.
The Gordie Howe International Bridge (Pont International Gordie-Howe), previously known during development as the Detroit River International Crossing and the New International Trade Crossing, is a planned bridge and border crossing to be constructed across the Detroit River.
The Green Party of the United States (GPUS) is a green federation of political parties in the United States.
A greenhouse gas is a gas in an atmosphere that absorbs and emits radiant energy within the thermal infrared range.
Greenpeace is a non-governmental environmental organization with offices in over 39 countries and with an international coordinating body in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Hardisty is a town in Flagstaff County in Alberta, Canada.
Henry Arnold Waxman (born September 12, 1939) is an American politician who served as the U.S. Representative for from 1975 until 2015.
Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton (born October 26, 1947) is an American politician and diplomat who served as the First Lady of the United States from 1993 to 2001, U.S. Senator from New York from 2001 to 2009, 67th United States Secretary of State from 2009 to 2013, and the Democratic Party's nominee for President of the United States in the 2016 election.
The Hip Hop Caucus (HHC) is a national, non-profit organization in the United States, which aims to promote political activism for young U.S. voters using hip-hop music and culture.
Houston is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Texas and the fourth most populous city in the United States, with a census-estimated 2017 population of 2.312 million within a land area of.
HuffPost (formerly The Huffington Post and sometimes abbreviated HuffPo) is a liberal American news and opinion website and blog that has both localized and international editions.
Hutchinson County is a county located in the U.S. state of South Dakota.
Illinois is a state in the Midwestern region of the United States.
Investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS) or investment court system (ICS) is a system through which investors can sue countries for alleged discriminatory practices.
James Edward Hansen (born 29 March 1941) is an American adjunct professor directing the Program on Climate Science, Awareness and Solutions of the Earth Institute at Columbia University.
Jill Ellen Stein (born May 14, 1950) is an American physician, activist, and politician.
Joseph "Joe" Oliver (born May 20, 1940) is a Canadian politician and the former Minister of Finance.
John Forbes Kerry (born December 11, 1943) is an American politician who served as the 68th United States Secretary of State from 2013 to 2017.
The Kalamazoo River is a river in the U.S. state of Michigan.
The Kalamazoo River oil spill occurred in July 2010 when a pipeline operated by Enbridge (Line 6B) burst and flowed into Talmadge Creek, a tributary of the Kalamazoo River.
Kansas is a U.S. state in the Midwestern United States.
Kinder Morgan, Inc. is one of the largest energy infrastructure companies in North America.
Koch Industries, Inc. is an American multinational corporation based in Wichita, Kansas.
The Lac-Mégantic rail disaster occurred in the town of Lac-Mégantic, in the Eastern Townships region of Quebec, Canada, at approximately 01:15 EDT, on July 6, 2013, when an unattended 74-car freight train carrying Bakken Formation crude oil rolled down a 1.2% grade from Nantes and derailed downtown, resulting in the fire and explosion of multiple tank cars.
The Lakota (pronounced, Lakota language: Lakȟóta) are a Native American tribe.
Lennox Yearwood, Jr. is a minister and community activist who is also an influential member of political hip hop.
Liberty County is a county in the U.S. state of Texas.
Light crude oil is liquid petroleum that has a low density and flows freely at room temperature.
Lincoln County is a county in the eastern part of the U.S. state of Missouri.
This is a list of articles related to Canadian oil sands.
A Presidential proclamation is a statement issued by a president on a matter of public policy.
This is a list of oil pipelines.
This is a list of oil refineries.
The following is a list of pipeline accidents in the United States in the 21st century.
The Los Angeles Times is a daily newspaper which has been published in Los Angeles, California since 1881.
Maclean's is a Canadian news magazine that was founded in 1905, reporting on Canadian issues such as politics, pop culture, and current events.
Madison County is a county in the U.S. state of Illinois.
MarketWatch operates a financial information website that provides business news, analysis, and stock market data.
Marshall County is a county located in the U.S. state of South Dakota.
Media are the collective communication outlets or tools used to store and deliver information or data.
Michael Brune is the executive director of the Sierra Club, an American environmental organization founded by preservationist John Muir in 1892.
The Midwestern United States, also referred to as the American Midwest, Middle West, or simply the Midwest, is one of four census regions of the United States Census Bureau (also known as "Region 2").
Michael Owen Johanns (born June 18, 1950) is an American attorney and politician who served as a United States Senator from Nebraska, from 2009 to 2015.
The Minister of Natural Resources is the Minister of the Crown in the Canadian Cabinet who is responsible for Natural Resources Canada.
Missouri is a state in the Midwestern United States.
Montana is a state in the Northwestern United States.
Montgomery County is a county in the east central part of the U.S. state of Missouri.
Morgan is an unincorporated community in Phillips County, Montana, United States.
Mother Jones (abbreviated MoJo) is a progressive American magazine that focuses on news, commentary, and investigative reporting on topics including politics, the environment, human rights, and culture.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is an independent agency of the executive branch of the United States federal government responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research.
The National Energy Board (Office national de l'énergie) is an independent economic regulatory agency created in 1959 by the Government of Canada to oversee "international and inter-provincial aspects of the oil, gas and electric utility industries".
The National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) is a United States environmental law that promotes the enhancement of the environment and established the President's Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ).
The national interest, often referred to by the French expression raison d'État ("reason of State"), is a country's goals and ambitions, whether economic, military, cultural or otherwise.
The National Wildlife Federation (NWF) is the United States' largest private, nonprofit conservation education and advocacy organization, with over six million members and supporters, and 51 state and territorial affiliated organizations (including Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands).
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is a United States-based, non-profit international environmental advocacy group, with its headquarters in New York City and offices in Washington, D.C.; San Francisco; Los Angeles; New Delhi, India; Chicago; Bozeman, Montana; and Beijing, China.
NBC News is the news division of the American broadcast television network NBC, formerly known as the National Broadcasting Company when it was founded on radio.
Nebraska is a state that lies in both the Great Plains and the Midwestern United States.
The Nebraska Public Service Commission regulates railroads, household goods and passenger carriers, telephone companies, grain warehouses and construction of manufactured housing (mobile homes).
The Nebraska Supreme Court is the highest court in the U.S. state of Nebraska.
Nederland is a city in Jefferson County, Texas, United States.
Nemaha County (standard abbreviation: NM) is a county located in the northeastern part of the U.S. state of Kansas.
Nigeria, officially the Federal Republic of Nigeria is a federal republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north.
The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA; Spanish: Tratado de Libre Comercio de América del Norte, TLCAN; French: Accord de libre-échange nord-américain, ALÉNA) is an agreement signed by Canada, Mexico, and the United States, creating a trilateral trade bloc in North America.
North Dakota is a U.S. state in the midwestern and northern regions of the United States.
The Ogallala Aquifer is a shallow water table aquifer surrounded by sand, silt, clay and gravel located beneath the Great Plains in the United States.
Oil sands, also known as tar sands or crude bitumen, or more technically bituminous sands, are a type of unconventional petroleum deposit.
An oil depot (sometimes called a tank farm, installation or oil terminal) is an industrial facility for the storage of oil and/or petrochemical products and from which these products are usually transported to end users or further storage facilities.
The Orinoco Belt is a territory in the southern strip of the eastern Orinoco River Basin in Venezuela which overlies the world's largest deposits of petroleum.
Patoka is a village in Marion County, Illinois, United States.
Petrodollar recycling is the international spending or investment of a country's revenues from petroleum exports ("petrodollars").
Petroleum is a naturally occurring, yellow-to-black liquid found in geological formations beneath the Earth's surface.
Philip David Radford (born January 2, 1976) is an American environmental, clean energy and democracy leader who served as the youngest executive director of Greenpeace USA.
The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) is a United States Department of Transportation agency created in 2004, responsible for developing and enforcing regulations for the safe, reliable, and environmentally sound operation of the US' 2.6 million mile pipeline transportation.
Pipeline transport is the transportation of goods or material through a pipe.
Port Arthur is a city in Jefferson County within the Beaumont−Port Arthur Metropolitan Statistical Area of the U.S. state of Texas.
The presidency of Barack Obama began at noon EST on January 20, 2009, when Barack Obama was inaugurated as 44th President of the United States, and ended on January 20, 2017.
The President of the United States (POTUS) is the head of state and head of government of the United States of America.
A presidential memorandum is a type of executive action issued by the President of the United States to manage and govern the actions, practices, and policies of the various departments and agencies found under the executive branch of the United States government.
Rainforest Action Network (RAN) is an environmental organization based in San Francisco, California, United States.
Regina is the capital city of the Canadian province of Saskatchewan.
Reuters is an international news agency headquartered in London, United Kingdom.
The Rosebud Indian Reservation (RIR) is an Indian reservation in South Dakota, United States.
Roxana is a village in Madison County, Illinois, United States.
Russ Girling is a Canadian businessman.
Saik'uz First Nation (translated as "on the sand") or Stoney Creek is a Dakelh nation whose main community is located on a reserve south-east of Vanderhoof, British Columbia along Kenney Dam road.
Saint John is the port city of the Bay of Fundy in the Canadian province of New Brunswick.
San Francisco (initials SF;, Spanish for 'Saint Francis'), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California.
The Sandhills, often written Sand Hills, is a region of mixed-grass prairie on grass-stabilized sand dunes in north-central Nebraska, covering just over one quarter of the state.
Scientific American (informally abbreviated SciAm) is an American popular science magazine.
The Seaway Crude Pipeline System (SCPS), commonly known as the Seaway Pipeline, is an oil pipeline system which transports crude oil between Cushing, Oklahoma and Freeport, Texas, and through the Texas City, Texas Terminal and Distribution System on the Gulf Coast of the United States.
In seismology, a seismic zone is an area of seismicity potentially sharing a common cause.
Sheldon Whitehouse (born October 20, 1955) is an American lawyer and politician serving as the junior United States Senator from Rhode Island since 2007.
The Sierra Club is an environmental organization in the United States.
The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) regulates the energy, Telecommunications and grain warehouse companies located in South Dakota.
Steele City is a village in Jefferson County, Nebraska, United States.
Sun News Network (commonly shortened to Sun News) was a Canadian English language Category C news channel owned by Québecor Média through a partnership between two of its subsidiaries, TVA Group (which maintained 51% majority ownership of the company) and Sun Media Corporation (which held the remaining 49% interest).
Susie Tompkins Buell (née Russell, born 1943) is an American entrepreneur, businesswoman and a donor to progressive causes.
Sustainable energy is energy that is consumed at insignificant rates compared to its supply and with manageable collateral effects, especially environmental effects.
Synthetic crude is the output from a bitumen/extra heavy oil upgrader facility used in connection with oil sand production.
Texas (Texas or Tejas) is the second largest state in the United States by both area and population.
The Globe and Mail is a Canadian newspaper printed in five cities in western and central Canada.
The Guardian is a British daily newspaper.
The McClatchy Company is a publicly traded American publishing company based in Sacramento, California.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The New Yorker is an American magazine of reportage, commentary, criticism, essays, fiction, satire, cartoons, and poetry.
The Salt Lake Tribune is a daily newspaper published in the city of Salt Lake City, Utah, with the largest weekday circulation but second largest Sunday circulation behind the Deseret News.
The Wall Street Journal is a U.S. business-focused, English-language international daily newspaper based in New York City.
The Washington Post is a major American daily newspaper founded on December 6, 1877.
Tidewater is a term used by industries and governments to refer to access to ocean ports with international marine services for import and export of commodities.
TransCanada Corporation is a major North American energy company, based in Calgary, Alberta in Canada, that develops and operates energy infrastructure in North America.
Tree sitting is a form of environmentalist civil disobedience in which a protester sits in a tree, usually on a small platform built for the purpose, to protect it from being cut down (speculating that loggers will not endanger human lives by cutting an occupied tree).
Trespass is an area of criminal law or tort law broadly divided into three groups: trespass to the person, trespass to chattels and trespass to land.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is an independent agency of the United States federal government.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
The United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is a U.S. federal agency under the Department of Defense and a major Army command made up of some 37,000 civilian and military personnel, making it one of the world's largest public engineering, design, and construction management agencies.
The United States Congress is the bicameral legislature of the Federal government of the United States.
The United States Department of State (DOS), often referred to as the State Department, is the United States federal executive department that advises the President and represents the country in international affairs and foreign policy issues.
The United States District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma (in case citations, W.D. Okla. or W.D. Ok.) is a federal court in the Tenth Circuit (except for patent claims and claims against the U.S. government under the Tucker Act, which are appealed to the Federal Circuit).
The United States dollar (sign: $; code: USD; also abbreviated US$ and referred to as the dollar, U.S. dollar, or American dollar) is the official currency of the United States and its insular territories per the United States Constitution since 1792.
The Environmental Protection Agency is an independent agency of the United States federal government for environmental protection.
United States gubernatorial elections were held on November 4, 2014 in 36 states and three territories, concurrent with other elections during the 2014 United States elections.
The Committee on Energy and Commerce is one of the oldest standing committees of the United States House of Representatives.
The United States House of Representatives is the lower chamber of the United States Congress, the Senate being the upper chamber.
The 2014 United States House of Representatives elections were held on November 4, 2014, in the middle of President Barack Obama's second term in office.
The Secretary of State is a senior official of the federal government of the United States of America, and as head of the U.S. Department of State, is principally concerned with foreign policy and is considered to be the U.S. government's equivalent of a Minister for Foreign Affairs.
The United States Senate is the upper chamber of the United States Congress, which along with the United States House of Representatives—the lower chamber—comprise the legislature of the United States.
The University of Toronto (U of T, UToronto, or Toronto) is a public research university in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on the grounds that surround Queen's Park.
Upstream is an independent oil and gas industry upstream sector weekly newspaper and a daily internet news site.
Valero Energy Corporation is a Fortune 500 international manufacturer and marketer of transportation fuels, other petrochemical products, and power.
Anthony Kapel Jones (born September 20, 1968) is an American news commentator, author, and non-practicing attorney.
Venezuela, officially denominated Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (República Bolivariana de Venezuela),Previously, the official name was Estado de Venezuela (1830–1856), República de Venezuela (1856–1864), Estados Unidos de Venezuela (1864–1953), and again República de Venezuela (1953–1999).
Vice News (stylized as VICE News) is Vice Media, Inc.'s current affairs channel, producing daily documentary essays and video through its website and YouTube channel.
The Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin (WCSB) is a vast sedimentary basin underlying of Western Canada including southwestern Manitoba, southern Saskatchewan, Alberta, northeastern British Columbia and the southwest corner of the Northwest Territories.
Western Canadian Select is one of North America’s largest heavy crude oil streams.
Westphalian sovereignty, or state sovereignty, is the principle of international law that each nation-state has exclusive sovereignty over its territory.
Whistler (Squamish language: Sḵwiḵw) is a resort town in the southern Pacific Ranges of the Coast Mountains in the province of British Columbia, Canada, approximately north of Vancouver and south of the town of Pemberton.
The White House is the official residence and workplace of the President of the United States.
The Williston Basin is a large intracratonic sedimentary basin in eastern Montana, western North Dakota, South Dakota, and southern Saskatchewan, that is known for its rich deposits of petroleum and potash.
Winnsboro is a city in Franklin and Wood Counties in the U.S. state of Texas, located north of Tyler.
The Wood River Refinery is an oil refinery located in Roxana, Illinois, approximately north of St. Louis, Missouri, on the east side of the Mississippi River.
Wood River is a city in Madison County, Illinois, United States.
WorleyParsons Limited is a professional services company based in Australia.
350.org is an international environmental organization encouraging citizens to action with the belief that publicizing the increasing levels of carbon dioxide will pressure world leaders to address climate change and to reduce levels from 400 parts per million to 350 parts per million.
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