Company to build $275-million oil terminal at Hardisty, Alta.
TransCanada hopes Oklahoma-to-Texas stretch will be completed next year.
Attempts to counteract Canadian government and oil industry lobbying of E.U. leaders.
Says E.U. Fuel Quality Directive would impact world oil supply.
Company will now control majority of Slave Point reef complex.
Oilsands plant expected to return to full operations by Thursday.
TransCanada’s new plan for an alternate route around Nebraska’s environmentally sensitive Sandhills region will be ready within weeks.
Oilsands’ biggest operator expects to bump production to 580,000 barrels a day in 2012