One of the first benefits for Lima, Ohio, will be a fleet analysis provided by another partner at no cost to the city.
The Chippewa tribe in northern Wisconsin says Enbridge could reduce the risk to the Great Lakes by diverting Line 5 oil to another line that runs south to Illinois.
Democrats leading the push say their plan has no real downside, while critics say it gives the industry a pass.
It’s unclear if falling gas prices will make the agreement an easier political sell since unemployment is also surging.
An analysis of state contracts to plug orphaned wells reveals that cleanup costs might creep into the billions of dollars.