Company received permit from Army Corps of Engineers to begin building southern portion of its Keystone XL pipeline
The Obama administration gave TransCanada the OK to build the southern portion of its Keystone XL tar sands pipeline on Tuesday.
The company still needs two other permits to build the other portions of the Keystone XL, which will bring tar sands crude from Albert to Texas’ Gulf coast.
Environmental activists have slammed the decision and vowed to continue fighting the pipeline.
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