03 Oct '11, 3pm

E-mails reflect U.S. bias in favor of tar sands pipeline, group says #keystone #pipeline

03 Oct 2011: E-Mails Reflect U.S. Bias In Favor of Tar Sands Pipeline, Group Says Environmental groups say newly released e-mails between U.S. State Department officials and a lobbyist for the controversial Keystone XL pipeline reveal a disturbing level of “complicity ” and a bias by the As Alberta’s Tar Sands Boom, Foes Target Project’s Lifelines Exploiting North America’s largest oil deposit has destroyed vast stretches of Canadian forest. Now opponents are battling the Keystone XL pipeline, which would pass through environmentally sensitive lands as it moves the oil to market. READ THE e360 REPORT regulators who will soon decide the fate of the project. The e-mails, the second batch to be obtained by the group Friends of the Earth through a Freedom of Information Act request, reveal at times an almost collaborative relationship between Marja D. Verloop, an energy and en...

Full article: http://e360.yale.edu/digest/e-mails_reflect_us_bias_in_fa...

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