U.S. and Canada Oil Pipeline
Juliet Eilperin talked about the proposed expansion of TransCanada’s Keystone pipeline to Texas. Currently the pipeline carries… read more
Juliet Eilperin talked about the proposed expansion of TransCanada’s Keystone pipeline to Texas. Currently the pipeline carries tar sands oil from Canada to refineries in the Midwest. She also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the controversy surrounding the proposed extension, the differences between tar sand oil and oil extracted from the ocean, and the economic impact of building the pipeline.
John McArdle of Greenwire was the guest host.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Calo, Nancy Producer C-SPAN->Radio
- Eilperin, Juliet National Correspondent Washington Post->Environmental Issues
- McArdle, John Guest Host C-SPAN
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