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Trump greenlights Keystone XL pipeline, but obstacles loom

Added: 25.03.2017 20:52 | 3 views | 0 comments

WASHINGTON/CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's administration approved TransCanada Corp's Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, cheering the oil industry and angering environmentalists even as further hurdles for the controversial project loom.

Estúdio Casa G overhauls open-sided concrete villa in the Amazon

Added: 25.03.2017 0:00 | 1 views | 0 comments

Estúdio Casa G has completed a residence in the Brazilian rainforest, creating a home within the concrete shell of an existing structure and building a new pavilion for social spaces. The project is located in the vicinity of Belém, in the north of Brazil. It was built as a natural retreat for its owners to escape

An increasing proportion of women who are 60 years of age and older are drinking

Added: 24.03.2017 23:23 | 1 views | 0 comments

Most older Americans drink alcohol. Given that this segment of the population is projected to almost double by 2050, reaching 112 million, in the future, there will likely be many more older drinkers in the United States than currently. Importantly, older individuals are more sensitive to alcohol’s effects than their younger counterparts, and are also more likely to take prescription medications that can interact negatively with alcohol, potentially leading to falls and other injuries. This study examined trends in drinking status among U.S. adults 60 years of age and older.

Trump administration approves Keystone XL pipeline

Added: 24.03.2017 18:05 | 0 views | 0 comments

The State Department says the project, blocked by Barack Obama, is in the national interest.

Norway planning massive shipping tunnel through Stad peninsula

Added: 24.03.2017 18:01 | 1 views | 0 comments

The Stad Ship Tunnel Project could save lots of time (and headaches).


Company, US want Dakota Access pipeline lake crossing upheld

Added: 24.03.2017 17:38 | 0 views | 0 comments

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The company building the $3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline and the Army Corps of Engineers want a judge to reject a request by American Indian tribes to revoke permission for the project to cross a Missouri River reservoir in North Dakota.

Trump says Keystone XL will bring thousands of jobs. Promise or pipe dream?

Added: 24.03.2017 17:26 | 1 views | 0 comments

President Trump formally revived the Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, signing the presidential permit that granted TransCanada Corp. the right to cross-border construction on a project with symbolic weight for the future of US climate policy. At a White House event attended by TransCanada chief executive officer Russell Girling and Sean McGarvey, president of North America's Building Trades Unions, Mr. Trump heralded what he called “a new era of American energy policy” that he said would lower costs for US consumers, reduce reliance on foreign oil sources, and create thousands of jobs.

Reversing Obama, Trump Approves Construction Of Keystone XL Pipeline

Added: 24.03.2017 17:10 | 1 views | 0 comments

Reversing a decision by former President Barack Obama, the Trump administration gave the go-ahead for construction to continue on the embattled Keystone XL pipeline Friday, a project that will eventually connect the tar sands in Canada to the Gulf Coast, US News reported. The U.S. State Department announced its approval after a review it reportedly “considered a range of factors, including but not limited to foreign policy; energy security; environmental, cultural, and economic impacts; and compliance with applicable law and policy," the department said in a statement, the report said. The deadline for its decision was March 27. State Department approval was required because the project by...

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