The Trump administration has issued a permit for the Keystone XL pipeline.
The project, which would ship 800,000 barrels of oil a day from Canada’s tar sands to Gulf Coast refineries, had been rejected by the Obama administration last year.
During the campaign, President Trump vowed to undo the previous administration’s work on climate change.
He announced soon after taking office that he would seek to restart the pipeline project, a clear signal that he would move aggressively to promote oil development and lower gas prices.
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