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After the Minnesota Court of Appeals gave the go-ahead on Enbridge Energy's Line 3 oil pipeline, opponents of the project have pledged to fight the decision. This comes after 250 pipeline protestors were arrested last week at construction sites in northern Minnesota calling for Presidentto cancel the project.
"If the Biden administration is under any illusions, this is now very much a national fight that people are going to be knowing more and more about," said Bill McKibben, founder of the climate change group 350.org. "People are already flooding in from all parts of the country."
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Tribal and climate change organizations, as well as the Minnesota Department of Commerce, had asked the court to reject key approvals for the pipeline on the grounds that Enbridge's oil demand projections did not meet legal requirements. However, the three-judge panel decided 2-1 to affirm the approvals, the Associated Press reported.
The pipeline's challengers can appeal the ruling with the state supreme court.
For more reporting from the Associated Press, see below.
The Line 3 replacement would carry Canadian tar sands oil and regular crude from Alberta to Enbridge's terminal in Superior, Wisconsin. The project is nearly done except for the Minnesota leg, which is about 60 percent complete.
Germany working with US on Russia pipeline worries: Blinken
Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Tuesday that Germany was cooperating to mitigate effects of major pipeline from Russia after a US decision to waive sanctions drew wide criticism. President Joe Biden's administration last month decided not to enforce sanctions against the builder of Nord Stream 2, which will supply energy-hungry Germany, drawing praise from Moscow ahead of his summit with President Vladimir Putin on June 16. Blinken,President Joe Biden's administration last month decided not to enforce sanctions against the builder of Nord Stream 2, which will supply energy-hungry Germany, drawing praise from Moscow ahead of his summit with President Vladimir Putin on June 16.
Opponents of the more than $7 billion project say the heavy oil would accelerate climate change and risk spills in sensitive areas where Native Americans harvest wild rice, hunt, fish, gather medicinal plants and claim treaty rights.
Calgary-based Enbridge says the replacement Line 3 will be made of stronger steel and will better protect the environment while restoring its capacity to carry oil and ensure reliable deliveries to U.S. refineries. It underwent a rigorous environmental permitting process. The old line currently runs at about half its capacity because it's increasingly subject to corrosion and cracking.
Activists are vowing to keep up a summer of resistance against the project amid the escalating battle over energy projects and rising awareness that racial minorities suffer disproportionate harm from environmental damage. And they're drawing parallels with the fight over the Dakota Access pipeline, which was the subject of major protests near the Standing Rock Reservation in the Dakotas in 2016 and 2017.
Joe Biden's Energy Policy Will Strengthen Autocrats and Islamic Terrorists, Says Polish PM
Mateusz Morawiecki told Newsweek the U.S. president's pivot away from fossil fuels will leave producers from Russia and the Arab world in the driving seat.Speaking with Newsweek during an interview in Warsaw, Morawiecki suggested that Biden's pivot away from fossil fuels risks empowering dictatorships like Russia and Saudi Arabia, from which money could flow to terrorist groups in the Middle East and beyond.
"Minnesota does not need this conflict. Minnesota has already had enough police problems, and we are very upset at the level of private security and police forces that are all over the north right now," Winona LaDuke, executive director of the Indigenous-based environmental group Honor the Earth, told reporters on a conference call Friday. "For a Canadian corporation. So we'll stand our ground ... and more will be coming. Guaranteed."
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Biden is going to have a chat with Putin about the cyberattacks.President Joe Biden’s much-anticipated first meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin will take place on June 16 in Geneva, Switzerland. There, he’s expected to discuss the recent flurry of cyberattacks on some of the United States’ most crucial systems and infrastructure, many of which have been traced to Russia.