Dirty Oil Sands

Keystone XL SEIS sparks outrage

Keystone XL SEIS sparks outrage

The top story this week was the release of the draft Supplementary Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS) for the Keystone XL pipeline proposal, which the U.S. State Department made public late on Friday afternoon, a...


Canadian Conservatives Shill for Big Oil

It’s one thing for Big Oil to spend big bucks on advertising to promote big projects, but should Canadian governments be spending taxpayer dollars to promote a controversial pipeline in a foreign country? Alberta’s...


More lessons from Arkansas tar sands spill

All eyes are now on Mayflower, a quaint little suburban town in rural Arkansas surrounded by streams, lakes and wetlands. And now, tar sands crude. On March 29, Exxon’s underground Pegasus Pipeline ruptured, spilling...