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Nicholas S. Johnson 4/9/15 Exam 2 extra credit CBE-217 Materials and Balances Keystone Pipeline Debate What is the Keystone Pipeline? The Keystone Pipeline System is an oil pipeline system, owned by TransCanada, running from Canada through the United States. Contrary to popular belief, the pipeline is already mostly operational and is used to transport hundreds of thousands of barrels of crude oil from the Canadian oil sands across the U.S. border into Illinois. The current proposal would run the pipeline through Montana, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas. The current standings of the Keystone Pipeline System can be seen below. There is much debate for the proposed section of the pipeline between its advocates and environmentalists.
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Why SHOULD the proposal be accepted? Oil The obvious reason for supporting the proposal of this pipeline would be for the hundreds of thousands of barrels of crude oil that would be shipped to U.S. oil refineries to be used across the country.
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