Keystone pipeline is cleared for construction in Oklahoma

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in Tulsa has signed off on construction of the Keystone XL pipeline through 10 counties: eight in Oklahoma and two in Texas.

BY JAY F. MARKS Modified: June 28, 2012 at 12:00 am •  Published: June 29, 2012
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TransCanada has gotten the green light to begin construction of the southern segment of its Keystone XL pipeline through Oklahoma.

The company received a letter Thursday from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in Tulsa indicating construction can begin in eight Oklahoma counties and two in Texas, project spokesman Jim Prescott said.

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