Koch Subsidiary Told Regulators It Has ‘Direct and Substantial Interest’ in Keystone XL
Thursday 6 October 2011
by: Stacy Feldman, InsideClimate News | Report
A document filed with Canada’s Energy Board appears to cast doubt on claims by Koch Industries that it has no interest in the controversial pipeline.
In recent months Koch Industries Inc., the business conglomerate run by billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch, has repeatedly told a U.S. Congressional committee and the news media that the proposed Keystone XL oil sands pipeline has “nothing to do with any of our businesses.”
But the company has told Canadian energy regulators a different story.