Posted August 15, 2014
Recycled Keystone XL Report Doesn't Add Up
Forbes: The U.S. arm of the Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) has been making news this week with a ‘new’ report claiming the Obama Administration drastically underestimated carbon emissions of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline. The report seeks to make the case as to why the final portion of the Keystone pipeline system should not be built.
As tantalizing as the report sounds, supporters of the pipeline have been quick to point out the report is actually a recycled 2013 SEI report which the State Department took into account, and largely dismissed.
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More industry news:
Letter: Keystone XL or Not, the Oil Will Flow from Canada: http://lat.ms/1pxxSC0
Opinion: Oil Sands Help Meet Energy Demand, Not Create it: http://bit.ly/1pgWiiN
Editorial: Gov. Cuomo Bets Against Fracking: http://bit.ly/1oM9LdM
Sen. Heitkamp: North Dakota Should Be a Key Part to National Energy Strategy: http://bit.ly/1pRn7JD
Shale Academy to Operate Out of Ohio High School: http://bit.ly/1yFE4bR
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Mary Schaper is a Digital Communications Manager for the American Petroleum Institute. She previously worked on Capitol Hill for the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee as Digital Director and for Senator Lisa Murkowski. Before coming to D.C., she spearheaded digital strategy for Murkowski's successful Senate write-in campaign in 2010. Schaper enjoys traveling and taking in the local culture alongside her husband, their son and loyal springer spaniel.