TransCanada Boss Says Keystone XL Pipeline Will Have ‘No Impact On Climate Change’

February 20, 2013 by  
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We have heard some tall tales in our time, but this one reaches the stratosphere. On Tuesday, Alex Pourbaix, TransCanada’s president for energy and oil pipelines, said that “You could shut down oil sands production tomorrow and it would have absolutely no measurable impact on climate change.” He stated that opponents of the pipeline have grossly inflated its significance on the issue of global warming. His claim came after a rally on Sunday in Washington by climate activists that drew upwards of 50,000 people. The quote was taken during a forum sponsored by a manufacturing group that supports the tar sands project. Read the rest of TransCanada Boss Says Keystone XL Pipeline Will Have ‘No Impact On Climate Change’ Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 350.org , alex pourbaix , canada , Climate Change , congress , global warming , greenhouse gasses , Keystone XL Pipeline , national association of manufacturers , president obama , Sierra Club , state department , state of the union , tar sands , transcanada , US

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Keystone XL Pipeline Will "Comfort Our Enemies", US Brigadier General Says

October 26, 2011 by  
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sbamueller / CC BY-SA 2.0 Some opposition to the proposed and increasingly controversial Keystone XL tar sands pipeline coming from a novel, but ultimately not surprising, source: Writing in The Hill , retired US Army brigadier general

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Smart Kitchen Space-Saver: Dish Drying Closet Above The Sink

October 26, 2011 by  
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Dornob /via For those of us who find conventional dish-drying racks take up too much space and keep dish clutter in full view on the counter, this old Finnish invention may just do the trick. It’s a dish rack that’s integrated into a bottomless cabinet above the sink, so that the step of drying wet dishes is skipped completely, and are placed there to dry, out of view. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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