Canada steps up US pipeline lobbying efforts (AP) – 1448th Edition

15 11 2011

FILE - This Sept. 19, 2011, aerial photo shows a tar sands mine facility near Fort McMurray, in Alberta, Canada. The White House plan to seek alternate routes for a Canada-to-Texas oil pipeline presents a tangle of new problems for the project's backers, and any of those obstacles could still sink the proposal before the first spade of dirt is turned. Shifting the path to avoid a major aquifer could increase the number of perilous stream crossings and put the line closer to populated areas.(AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jeff McIntosh, File)AP – Canada has stepped up its lobbying after the Obama administration delayed a decision on an oil pipeline critical to the country’s economic future.

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