Keystone XL Could Raise Gasoline Prices by 40 Cents Per Gallon, Report Finds

July 16, 2013 by  
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A Consumer Watchdog report released today has found that the Keystone XL pipeline will to hike gasoline prices in the Midwest and ultimately hurt the US economy. In addition to the overriding environmental and safety concerns that the 1,661 mile-long line—that would stretch from Alberta’s Tar Sands to the US Gulf Coast—brings, Consumer Watchdog finds that “US consumers and the overall economy would bear the substantial risks of the pipeline without measurable permanent benefit.” Read the rest of Keystone XL Could Raise Gasoline Prices by 40 Cents Per Gallon, Report Finds Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Chevron , conoco , consumer watchdog , crude oil , gas prices , gasoline prices , judy dugan , keystone , keystone xl , oil , oil refineries , oil spill , pipeline leak , Shell , tar sands , tim hamilton        

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Keystone XL Could Raise Gasoline Prices by 40 Cents Per Gallon, Report Finds

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