The oil will flow from the Bakken/Three Forks production areas in North Dakota to a storage and terminal hub outside Patoka, IL and/or down to additional terminals in Nederland, TX, the firm said.
This comes just a week after documents were leaked by a TigerSwan contractor revealing that Energy Transfer Partners was involved in using counterterrorist tactics on non-violent Water Protectors.
The AP reported that "North Dakota's Public Service Commission is looking into whether Texas-based Energy Transfer Partners removed too many trees and shrubs, and whether it improperly reported the discovery of Native American artifacts". Crude oil transported through the pipeline is sourced from six terminal locations in the North Dakota counties of Mountrail, McKenzie and Williams.
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The annual budget for Netflix originals is already $6 billion for 2017; the idea that it will grow even more is pretty wonderful . The controversy drew attention and may mean that people will know about a movie that they may never have discovered or watched.
Audit: Millions of Trump's Twitter followers are fake
Only Trump and perhaps some collection of his advisors know for certain if this president bought any of his 31 million followers. The president experienced an increase of 2.3 million followers in May, adding approximately 573,000 followers each week.
The Standing Rock Sioux tribe had also asked protesters to leave, saying the fight over the pipeline belongs in court.
The Standing Rock Sioux tribe and its allies said then that the easement shouldn't have been granted without an environmental impact statement to identify risks to its treaty rights, including the water supply and sacred places.
The project caught global attention in the latter half of 2016 due to large protests against it by American Indian and environmental activists at a spot near the Standing Rock Sioux reservation and the North Dakota lake.
In February, the US Army Corps of Engineers granted permission for the last stretch of the pipeline, under Lake Oahe, which had been opposed by Native Americans and environmentalists. It's expected to move 470,000 barrels of crude oil per day. But President Donald Trump, fulfilling campaign promises, quickly reversed Obama's decision after taking office.
Vancouver businessman among the victims in Manila attack
Albayalde said Carlos had a bank account with an outstanding debt of P4 million, and several other non-bank related debt. Carlos' distraught mother, Teodora, wept and asked for forgiveness . "We're asking for your apology".
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Daryanani said Apple may also announce an iPad Pro with a faster processor in an attempt to revive its long-slumping tablet sales. It's part of Apple's effort to entice professionals with tablets that can handle many tasks previously reserved for laptops.
Gunshots and explosions at Philippine mall
The Philippines has been grappling with incidents of terrorism, especially on the southern island of Mindanao . Several people were seen injured, but police and Resorts World management have yet to give details.
Trump signs waiver keeping US embassy in Tel Aviv
This decision will likely disappoint Israel supporters but gives the president a better chance of reaching a peace deal. The official also defended the fact that Trump not moving the embassy was breaking a key campaign promise.
Bombing in diplomatic area of Kabul kills 90, wounds scores
The powerful explosion rocked the neighbourhood, which is considered the city's safest, during the peak of morning rush hour. France's foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian says the French Embassy in Kabul suffered material damage in the auto bombing.
Apple's Siri Speaker is reportedly in the works
While the speakers wouldn't go on sale until later this year, they could be announced in June at Apple's developers' conference. But, Mark Gurman reported that, "Apple's speaker won't include such a screen, according to people who have seen the product".
BC Premier Christy Clark not ready to resign
We had very constructive negotiations with both parties, and we are grateful for the seriousness with which the B.C. The Liberals won the most seats, but were unable to persuade the Green party to back them in a minority government.