Flanagan South 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?