Trans-Canada sues US for $15 billion over KXL refusal

Taylor, Guy
http://www.theecologist.org/News/news_round_up/2986801/transcanada_sues_us_for_15_billion_over_kxl_refusal.html

Publisher:  Ecologist
Date Written:  07/01/2015
Year Published:  2015  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX18625

The US government is being sued for $15 billion for its cancellation of the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline last year in order to combat climate change. The legal challenge under NAFTA sends a warning to all countries contemplating similar 'free trade' agreements.