pipeline http://news.stlpublicradio.org en New Pipeline Across Missouri, Illinois Is A Lot Like Keystone - But Have You Heard Of It? http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/new-pipeline-across-missouri-illinois-lot-keystone-have-you-heard-it <p>In Quincy, Ill. the Mississippi River is a popular place to go boating.</p><p>Just a few miles north of here, in another part of Adams County, <a href="http://www.enbridge.com/flanagansouthpipeline">Enbridge&#39;s new Flanagan South pipeline project </a>has quietly been given the go-ahead to cross the nation&rsquo;s busiest river.</p><p>The 36-inch diameter pipeline will initially carry 600,000 barrels per day&nbsp;of heavy crude oil primarily from Canada&rsquo;s tar sands region in Alberta. Light crude from the Bakken Formation in Montana and North Dakota could also flow through it.</p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 20:52:07 +0000 Sarah Skiƶld-Hanlin 30539 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org New Pipeline Across Missouri, Illinois Is A Lot Like Keystone - But Have You Heard Of It? Major Pipeline Using Missouri River Among Ideas For Aiding Arid West http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/major-pipeline-using-missouri-river-among-ideas-aiding-arid-west <p>Drought-stricken Midwestern states are already <a href="http://www.news.stlpublicradio.org/post/water-fight-drought-farming-fracking-and-midwests-tense-shipping-situation">squabbling over rights to water in the region's rivers</a>. Now, the fight could be intensified by a new idea for diverting water from the Missouri River to help seven arid states in the West.</p> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 21:39:52 +0000 The Associated Press & Kelsey Proud 7229 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Major Pipeline Using Missouri River Among Ideas For Aiding Arid West