Thursday, November 10, 2011

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Environmental Effects of Pipeline Up For Debate


(NET Radio) Much of the debate over the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline has centered on the environment. Opponents fear if the pipeline leaks, it could pollute Nebraska's water supply. Advocates of the pipeline say precautions will be taken to make it safe.

Those differences are reflected, in more nuanced terms, in the views of two University of Nebraska-Lincoln professors whose respect for each other still leaves them on opposite sides of the fence regarding the pipeline.