Thursday, January 15, 2015

Pipeline to Nowhere

There are many good arguments against the $8-billion pipeline on environmental and labor grounds. People like 350.org founder Bill McKibben and groups like Media Matters need no help explaining them...

Here's another reason why the pipeline shouldn't be built: It's a waste of money...

Researchers of a new study predict that virtually all Canadian tar sands oil production will stop by 2020. If Keystone XL is built by then, there would be nothing for the pipeline to transport, and it would become a monument to wasting colossal sums of money on dirty-energy infrastructure...

More:  http://truth-out.org/opinion/item/28553-pipeline-to-nowhere

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