Obama Administration Rejects The Keystone XL Pipeline. (Popsci).
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.
President Obama will address the nation on the decision at 11:45 a.m. ET today (Friday, November 6) according to Climate Central.#BREAKING: Secetary of State John Kerry has recommended against the Keystone XL pipeline, sr administration officials tell @eliselabottcnn— CNN NationalSecurity (@NatSecCNN) November 6, 2015
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.