Environment & Energy Report

State Department Plans New Keystone XL Review in December

Sept. 5, 2018, 6:59 PM

The State Department expects to publish a final supplemental environmental impact statement for TransCanada’s Keystone XL crude oil pipeline project in December, the agency said in a court filing.

The first steps in that process—a notice announcing the administration’s intent to prepare a supplemental analysis and release of a draft analysis for public document—will happen in September, according to the filing.

The department also anticipates that the Bureau of Land Management and Army Corps of Engineers will issue decisions regarding their permitting actions in early 2019.

“As the process moves farther along, the parties can confer and propose...

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