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President Barack Obama arrives to speak on March 22, 2012 at the TransCanada Stillwater pipe yard in Cushing, Oklahoma. (AFP PHOTO/Mandel Ngan)

After Keystone victory, environmentalists pushing Obama on Atlantic drilling

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Activists on Wednesday delivered 2 million petitions to the White House opposing the proposed sale of drilling rights from Virginia to South Carolina.
President Barack Obama arrives to speak on March 22, 2012 at the TransCanada Stillwater pipe yard in Cushing, Oklahoma. (AFP PHOTO/Mandel Ngan)

Gray Matters: Obama’s “keep-it-in-the-ground” logic fueled Keystone decision

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Rice University professor Daniel Cohan says the Obama administration is playing a bigger game than the particulars surrounding the Keystone pipeline.
(Daniel Acker/Bloomberg)

Moody’s: TransCanada’s $15 billion NAFTA claim a slight credit positive

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Neither an unlikely quick victory nor a protracted court battle are likely to have a major effect on TransCanada’s business or its ability to pay its debt, Moody’s said.
(Scott Dalton/Bloomberg)

TransCanada launches legal battle over Keystone XL rejection

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The Calgary, Alberta-based company said it had filed a lawsuit in Houston’s Federal Court.
In this April 24, 2015 photo, pumpjacks work in a field near Lovington, N.M. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

House backs sweeping energy bill to boost oil, natural gas

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The first major energy legislation in nearly a decade, the bill would also speed natural gas exports and hasten approval of natural gas pipelines across public lands.
Russ Girling, President and CEO of TransCanada Corp., during CERA Week at the Hilton Americas on March 4, 2014, in Houston. (Mayra Beltran/Houston Chronicle)

TransCanada ups stake in Canadian electricity generator

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TransCanada, best known in the U.S. for the now-shelved Keystone XL pipeline, is the largest independent power generator in Ontario.
(AP Photo/The Tyler Morning Telegraph, Sarah A. Miller)

Keystone XL developer withdraws Nebraska route application

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TransCanada made the announcement Wednesday, a day before it was scheduled to appear before the Nebraska Public Service Commission for a planning conference.
Russ Girling, President and CEO of TransCanada Corp., during CERA Week at the Hilton Americas on March 4, 2014, in Houston. (Mayra Beltran/Houston Chronicle)

TransCanada plans dividend growth with $36.7 billion in projects

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TransCanada is pursuing bite-sized projects as it seeks to win approval for large-scale pipelines held up by environmental opposition and regulatory scrutiny, including the Keystone XL project rejected this month by U.S. President Barack Obama.
U.S. President Barack Obama, flanked by Vice President Joe Biden (L) and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (R), at the White House November 6, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Obama rejects Keystone XL, saying pipeline wouldn’t create many jobs, lower gas prices or boost U.S. energy security

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The move ends — for now — a seven-year saga over the proposed pipeline.

Obama’s State Department rejects request to halt Keystone XL review

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Although the move stopped short of a final decision on the $8 billion project, it was seen as paving the way for an eventual rejection of the proposed pipeline.