Oregon Again A Battlefield For Fracked Gas Pipeline And Jordan Cove LNG Terminal

By Simon Davis-Cohen, Desmogblog.com -

When the incumbent Democratic Governor Kate Brown defeated Republican Knute Buehler in a contentious race for Oregon’s governorship, many in the state’s climate movement let out a momentary sigh [...]

B.C. Indigenous Group Anticipating RCMP Action At Anti-LNG Pipeline Camp Protest

By Amy Smart, Nationalpost.com -

Supporters of an Indigenous camp blocking access to a planned pipeline in northern British Columbia say they are anticipating RCMP action over an injunction filed against them. Jennifer Wickham, [...]

Activists Build Small Longhouse Blocking PSE Headquarters

By Staff, Investorideas.com -

April 2, 2018 (Investorideas.com Newswire) As Puget Sound Energy continues to build a Tacoma Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) facility despite widespread concerns, Native and environmentalist [...]

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 [...]

Protesters Disrupt Board Meeting, Demand Governor Oppose Jordan Cove LNG Project

By Southern Oregon Rising Tide, Earthfirstjournal.org -

Salem, OR: On Tuesday morning activists with Southern Oregon Rising Tide disrupted the State Lands Board meeting, demanding Governor Brown take action to oppose the Jordan Cove Energy Project. A [...]

Congressmen Pushing LNG Exports Bills Have Deep Financial, Revolving Door Ties

By Steve Horn, Desmogblog.com -

Last week the U.S. House of Representatives' Committee on Energy and Commerce held a subcommittee hearing on two bills to expedite permitting for exports of natural gas. Domestic production of [...]

Water Protectors Block All Entrances LNG Facility In Tacoma

By Staff, pugetsoundanarchists.org -

The action comes four days after a Tacoma jury acquitted two women who locked down to construction equipment last May — the jury found them not guilty because they said they could not tell [...]

“Block The Gates!” Lockdowns Continue Against LNG At Port

By Staff, itsgoingdown.org -

As reported by The Stranger and Native Daily Network there was another lockdown at the LNG facility in Tacoma, situated on the ancestral lands of the Puyallup tribe. Native Daily Network posted [...]

Study: Increased LNG Exports Spell Climate Trouble

By Ellen M. Gilmer and Jenny Mandel, eenews.net -

"There are good reasons for that: It's difficult. The analysis is not the easiest thing in the world. It takes time to develop systems and methods and develop cross-agency and cross-academia [...]

Tacoma Residents And Indigenous Communities Unite To Oppose LNG Plant

By Brandon Jordan, www.wagingnonviolence.org -

By Brandon Jordan for Waging Nonviolence - Around 250 people, mostly women, carried banners and sang with drummers while marching through the streets of Tacoma, Washington, on Tuesday. Led by [...]

Protests In India Against Import Of Methane Gas

By Staff, www.timesofindia.indiatimes.com -

By Staff of The Times of India - KOCHI: Njarackal policeremoved protesters from the Puthuvype LNG import terminal of the IOC on Wednesday after they allegedly disrupted the functioning of 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 [...]

Exxon, Qatar Petroleum Get OK To Export U.S. Fracked Gas

By Steve Horn, www.desmogblog.com -

By Steve Horn for Desmog Blog - Just days before Christmas, the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) gave ExxonMobil a gift: a permit to export natural gas from its Golden Pass LNG [...]

BXE Hijacks Stage At VA Energy Policy Forum

By Staff, www.beyondextremeenergy.org -

By Staff of Beyond Extreme Energy - Activists from Beyond Extreme Energy interrupted the Virginia Energy Policy Forum in Hampton today to dramatize forcefully our conviction that current policies [...]

LNG Has No Climate Benefit For Decades, IF EVER*

By Joe Romm, www.thinkprogress.org -

By Joe Romm for Think Progress - One of the country’s leading experts on natural gas leaks told me, “a close reading of the DOE report in the context of the recent literature indicates that [...]

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