Montana Judge Blocks Keystone Xl Pipeline

In a blow to the Trump administration’s fossil fuel agenda, a federal judge in Montana has blocked completion of the Keystone Xl pipeline, ruling that the administration was “arbitrary and capricious” in ignoring climate impacts cited by the Obama State Department when it halted the pipeline in 2015.

The pipeline — a flashpoint in the global fight over climate change for nearly a decade — would carry more than 800,000 barrels a day of tar-sands crude oil from Alberta, Canada, to refineries and export terminals on the Gulf of Mexico. This crude is
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