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State Department: Pipeline poses minimal environmental threat

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Girling said Wednesday if the Obama administration refuses to approve the pipeline, his company will opt for the more risky alternative of building rail terminals in Alberta and Oklahoma to assure continual delivery of Alberta’s 170 billion barrels of oil—the world’s third largest proven reserve. 

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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