Shaun Polczer, CALGARY: A long-awaited US State Department
report has concluded the controversial Keystone XL pipeline is
'unlikely to have a substantial impact' on the environment or
the US' appetite for Canadian heavy crude. The report's
findings appear to pave the way for approval of the $7 billion
pipeline, which would carry 830,000 barrels a day (b/d) of
oil-sands crude from Canada to US refineries on the Gulf Coast.
The report, though, did not call for the pipeline's...