Western Coal Takes Another Hit as Appeals Court Rules Against Export Terminal

By Phil McKenna, Insideclimatenews.org -

A Washington state appeals court has ruled against a company that wants to build the largest coal export terminal in the country on the Columbia River. The decision could be a fatal blow for a [...]

Cove Point Residents Unnerved By LNG Tanker ‘Backing Up Right Onto Our Beach’

By Anne Meador, Dcmediagroup.us -

People living near the docking platform of the Dominion Cove Point terminal were alarmed on Sunday afternoon to see an LNG tanker headed toward the shallows of their beach. The Shell liquefied [...]

Largest Oil-by-Rail Terminal In U.S. Defeated By Tribal And Environmental Coalition

By Staff, lastrealindians.com -

Olympia, WA – On November 28th, the Washington State Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council dealt a major blow to a proposed massive oil-by-rail terminal along the Columbia river along the [...]

Beyond Extreme Energy Call In Days To Stop FERC Appointments

By Staff, www.beyondextremeenergy.org -

By Staff of Beyond Extreme Energy - The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) is a proven rubber stamp for fracked gas pipelines. In 30 years the FERC Commissioners have only rejected one [...]

Emissions Found Coming From Dominion Cove Point Right Now!

By Staff, www.wearecovepoint.org -

By Staff of We Are Cove Point - After being invited by We Are Cove Point, a team from Earthworks traveled to Cove Point in early February, bringing a FLIR camera operator all the way from [...]

State Denies Lease Needed To Build Big Longview Coal Export Terminal

By Joel Connelly, www.seattlepi.com -

By Joel Connelly for Seattle PI - The state of Washington will not allow its aquatic lands along the Columbia River to be used in a major coal export terminal, a decision announced late Tuesday [...]

Is There Are Drug/Alcohol Problem At Cove Point Gas Terminal?

By Mark Hand, www.dcmediagroup.us -

By Mark Hand for DC Media Group - Local police conducted a sobriety checkpoint in southern Calvert County, Md., to ensure construction workers at the Cove Point liquefied natural gas (LNG) export [...]

How To Fight Big Oil: Join Your Neighbors

By Sarah van Gelder, www.yesmagazine.org -

By Sarah van Gelder for Yes Magazine - The last few weeks and months have seen major victories for communities resisting oil trains, coal terminals, pipelines, and strip mines. This is big news [...]

People Power Kills Coal In Oakland And Likely Kills An Export Terminal

By Erin Baldassari, www.mercurynews.com -

By Erin Baldassari for The Mercury News - OAKLAND -- During a raucous four-hour meeting Monday night, the Oakland City Council voted unanimously to ban the storage and handling of coal and [...]

Your Charity Case, Frack That, Oil Trains & Paradigm Lost

Eleanor Goldfield, occupy.com/actout -

By Eleanor Goldfield for Act Out. This week:--- 'tis better to give than to receive – but who are you giving to and who's really receiving the gift? With the help of non-profit employee and [...]