Keystone Permit Suit by GOP Gets Backing From Alberta, Canada

Sept. 16, 2021, 5:12 PM

Alberta, Canada, supported Republican-led states challenging the Biden administration’s decision to cancel the Keystone XL pipeline, telling a Texas federal court Thursday that the decision cost the province more than $1 billion Canadian dollars—about $790 million.

President Joe Biden’s executive order revoked a Trump administration permit that allowed TransCanada Keystone Pipeline LP to build and operate pipeline facilities at the border. Texas, Florida, Alaska, and 20 other states say they face “millions of dollars” in lost tax revenue, and they urged the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas to block the decision.

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