28 Feb '13, 7pm

Green Blog: European Climate Official Urges Keystone XL Veto: Killing a 1,700-mile pipeline intensely opposed

President Obama would send the world an strong signal of his seriousness on climate change if he rejects the proposed Keystone XL pipeline from Canada, Europe’s top climate change official, Connie Hedegaard of Denmark, said Thursday. European Pressphoto Agency Connie Hedegaard Meeting with reporters during a two-day visit to Washington, Ms. Hedegaard, the European Union commissioner for climate action, said that Europeans and others concerned about addressing climate change were watching the pending decision on the pipeline closely. “If you had a U.S. administration that would avoid doing something that they could do, with the argument that in the time we are living in and with climate change we are faced with, we should not do everything we can do, then it would be a very, very interesting global signal,” she said. Although the State Department technically bears responsib...

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