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Palmetto Pipeline route might swing away from Richmond County

It remains unclear whether a controversial oil pipeline project has changed its route to avoid Richmond County.Last week, a spokesman for Kinder Morgan told an Augusta television station...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-24/palmetto-pipeline-route-migh
Keystone XL: US review taking 5 times longer than average

WASHINGTON - The federal review of the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada to Texas has dragged on for nearly seven years, more than five times the average for such applications.The White...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-08-12/keystone-xl-us-review-taking-5-
Guidance sought on oil pipeline in SC

...unconstitutional for a for-profit company to seize private land from residents through eminent domain in order to build an oil pipeline.Their question comes as North America's largest energy infrastructure company, Kinder Morgan, is attempting to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-21/guidance-sought-oil-pipe
SC now pushing back on proposed Palmetto Pipeline

...companies' conveys such power to an oil pipeline company," he wrote. Noting that...contest in court the right of the oil pipeline company to condemn property in...legal arguments to challenge the oil pipeline company's right of condemnation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-15/sc-now-pushing-back-prop
As US oil production soars, so do pipeline accidents

The oil pipeline leak that fouled a stretch of California coastline last week reflects a troubling trend in the nation's infrastructure: As U...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-24/us-oil-production-soars-so
Defiant Obama vetoes Keystone XL oil pipeline bill

...Defying the Republican-run Congress, President Obama rejected a bill Tuesday to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, wielding his veto power for only the third time in his presidency.Obama offered no indication of whether he'll...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-02-24/defiant-obama-vetoes-keystone-xl-oi
Kinder Morgan appeals Georgia DOT decision against the Palmetto Pipeline in its certificate of need request

...denying them a certificate of need to build a tri-state oil pipeline that would cut through 210 miles of Georgia, according...residents through eminent domain in order to build an oil pipeline. Attorney General Alan Wilson has not yet issued an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-17/kinder-morgan-appeals-georgi
Democrats, Republicans face off in Senate debates

...debate Sunday, defending her support for the Keystone XL oil pipeline and the Second Amendment.Meanwhile, Republican candidates...checks to gun shows and Internet sales.On the Keystone oil pipeline, Nunn said a federal study had concluded the "environmental...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-11/democrats-republicans-face-se
Questions in the pipeline

...should, too:Why can't the company follow existing rights of way instead of chewing up more virgin land?Why does an oil pipeline have to parallel the ecologically sensitive Savannah River?How is a pipeline that ends in north Florida supposed to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-04/questions-pipeline
Route unclear as May 19 deadline nears for DOT to decide whether to grant OK for Palmetto Pipeline

...structure is at this time," he said. Hill said he plans to introduce legislation next year to tighten the requirements on oil pipeline companies seeking eminent domain. As the pipeline law stands, it requires "a showing that the public necessity for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-04/many-question-pipeline-p