24 Jul '11, 2pm

US State Department to issue Final EIS on Keystone XL pipeline in August; additional meetings in affected states

US State Department to issue Final EIS on Keystone XL pipeline in August; additional meetings in affected states 24 July 2011 The US Department of State plans to issue a Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed Keystone XL pipeline (earlier post ) in mid-August. Following the issuance of a Final EIS, the next step is a 90-day review period where interested federal agencies, such as the Department of Energy and the Environmental Protection Agency, will provide their views on whether issuance of a Presidential Permit would be in the national interest. When released, the Final EIS and related documents will be available through the State Department’s website: http://www.keystonepipeline-xl.state.gov . During September, the State Department will also host public meetings in the capitals of each of the six states through which the proposed pipeline would pass...

Full article: http://www.greencarcongress.com/2011/07/kyestonexl-201107...

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