EPA and State Department Square Off On Tar Sands Pipeline

Water use and greenhouse gas emissions are major concerns with oil interests plays.

Pipeline Ties Detroit Refinery to “Dirtiest Source of Fossil Fuels”

State department says oil is needed; Congress leader joins activists in raising concerns.

Cleanup Under Way on Major Midwest Oil Spill

A Canadian company caused several previous spills and was cited for violations for a leaking pipe.