oil http://kios.org en Keystone XL opponents to march in Nebraska http://kios.org/post/keystone-xl-opponents-march-nebraska <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline will participate in a walk across the nation to draw attention to climate change. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:18:14 +0000 Associated Press 50294 at http://kios.org Democratic leader blocks Senate vote on Keystone http://kios.org/post/democratic-leader-blocks-senate-vote-keystone <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democrats are refusing to let supporters of the Keystone XL oil pipeline to use an energy efficiency bill as a vehicle to attempt winning congressional approval for the controversial project. Thu, 08 May 2014 13:04:13 +0000 Associated Press 46872 at http://kios.org Bipartisan bill approves pipeline construction http://kios.org/post/bipartisan-bill-approves-pipeline-construction <p>WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate supporters of the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline have introduced legislation authorizing its immediate construction and say they expect the measure will come to a vote in the coming days.</p><div> Thu, 01 May 2014 20:20:18 +0000 Associated Press 46550 at http://kios.org Keystone XL pipeline supporters seek Senate vote http://kios.org/post/keystone-xl-pipeline-supporters-seek-senate-vote <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">WASHINGTON (AP) — Supporters of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline are seeking a swift election-year Senate vote on legislation to approve the project that environmentalists oppose strongly and the Obama administration has delayed indefinitely. Tue, 29 Apr 2014 20:37:11 +0000 Associated Press 46435 at http://kios.org Gas prices up in Omaha compared to 2013 http://kios.org/post/gas-prices-omaha-compared-2013 <p>Gas prices are up 21 cents in Omaha compared to this time last year. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 19:30:00 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 46030 at http://kios.org US delays review of Keystone XL pipeline http://kios.org/post/us-delays-review-keystone-xl-pipeline <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department is giving federal agencies more time to review the Keystone XL pipeline before deciding whether to issue a permit. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:09:17 +0000 Associated Press 45918 at http://kios.org 29 Neb. senators lend support to Keystone XL http://kios.org/post/29-neb-senators-lend-support-keystone-xl <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A majority of Nebraska's state lawmakers have signed a letter in support of the Keystone XL oil pipeline. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 13:57:18 +0000 Associated Press 43846 at http://kios.org Nebraska oil production up to 2.8M barrels in 2013 http://kios.org/post/nebraska-oil-production-28m-barrels-2013 <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">(Information in the following story is from: Lincoln Journal Star, http://www.journalstar.com)</span></p><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Oil production grew again last year in southwest Nebraska thanks to new techniques, but state officials don't expect the boom to last long. Mon, 24 Feb 2014 14:28:09 +0000 Associated Press 43354 at http://kios.org Nebraska ruling mires Keystone XL in legal limbo http://kios.org/post/nebraska-ruling-mires-keystone-xl-legal-limbo <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Keystone XL oil pipeline's route through Nebraska will face months of additional delays now that a federal judge has invalidated the pipeline's path. Fri, 21 Feb 2014 14:08:19 +0000 Associated Press 43234 at http://kios.org UNO political scientist discusses Keystone XL court ruling http://kios.org/post/uno-political-scientist-discusses-keystone-xl-court-ruling <p>A UNO political scientist says even with a court ruling Wednesday on the Keystone XL pipeline, the project will likely be built. Fri, 21 Feb 2014 14:04:42 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 43233 at http://kios.org