Resistance Against The Mountain Valley Pipeline Grows

By Carolyn Reilly, Little Teel Crossing. -

Franklin County, VA - In the farmlands of Franklin County, a new stand against the Mountain Valley Pipeline has begun. Three tree sits loom directly in the path of the pipeline’s destruction, [...]

Lockdown To Stop The Bayou Bridge Pipeline

By L'eau est la vie, Facebook. -

MAURICE, LA - On the morning of April 18th a water protector locked herself into a cement filled barrel placed in the trench of a horizontal directional drill on a construction site of the Bayou [...]

Protests Against Pipelines In Canada Hurting Oil & Gas Industry

By Nicholas Kusnetz, Inside Climate News -

When the pipeline company Kinder Morgan announced it was suspending work on a major Canadian project that has been delayed by protests and court challenges, it sparked talk of a crisis north of [...]

Energy Transfer Partners Cuts Trees, Resisters Continue Struggle

By Camp White Pines, Facebook. -

Before dawn on Sunday, April 8, 2018, Energy Transfer Partners sent work crews onto the Gerharts’ homestead to cut down three trees and a monopod that had been defended since the 2016 [...]

Resistance Is Necessary To Overcome The Climate Crisis

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG Radio. -

The science is clear that we must no longer build new fossil fuel infrastructure and we must invest in clean sources of energy, yet oil and gas companies continue to receive permits to build more [...]

West Virginia Trees Speak Out, US Climate Refugees & Media Tricks You

By Eleanor Goldfield, -

On Peters Mountain in West Virginia, people are resisting in building. Entering the 5th week of a tree-sit, Appalachians Against Pipelines are engaging in direct action against the Mountain [...]

County Denies Compressor Station Zoning Permit, State Seeks To Overrule

By Paul Lagasse, Maryland Independent. -

Bryans Road, Maryland - Over the course of three-and-a-half hours Wednesday evening, more than 60 people lined up to speak in opposition to the granting of a draft air quality permit to Dominion [...]

Tree-Sit Protest Of Mountain Valley Pipeline Escalates

By Laurence Hammack, -

Peter's Mountain — She didn’t want to state her name, the woman who was sitting near the top of a 50-foot pole planted in the middle of a gravel road. She did state her purpose: “I hope to [...]

Kitchen-Table Nonprofit Rallies Community To Defeat Energy Giant

By Kelly Canavan, AMP Creeks Council. -

In what feels like a miraculous victory, the Charles County Board of Appeals voted 4 - 1 to deny the zoning special exception that Dominion needs to build Charles Station -- the fracked gas [...]

Pipeline CEOs Lament Anti-Oil Movement Slowing Pipeline Construction

By James Osborne, -

For more than a century oil and gas pipelines were built beneath the United States with nary any notice from the public. But pipelines executives lamented Wednesday that since the rise of the [...]

Anti-Pipeline Tree Sitters In Second Week, Need Support

By Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

Peters Mountain, WV - Tree sitters with Appalachians Against Pipelines are now in the second week of their action to stop tree cutting for the Mountain Valley Pipeline on the border of Virginia [...]

We Are Lancaster County Invades Pipeline Company

By Lancaster Against Pipelines, We Are Lancaster County. -

Pennsylvania - A busload of fifty local residents took over the field offices of Williams/Transco at 805 Estelle Drive, Suite 101, in Lancaster. We dropped a 12-ft stretch of pipeline in [...]

Protesters Block Dominion Energy’s Tree-Felling Before Permits

By Anne Meador, Facebook. -

Workers were temporarily blocked from entering the site of a proposed compressor station in Southern Maryland early on Thursday morning. Seven people and a baby pulled a wide streamer of blue [...]

Goldman Sachs Event At Harvard Disrupted Today

By No Bayou Bridge Pipeline Solidarity Campaign, Popular Resistance. -

A Goldman Sachs recruitment event at Harvard University was just disrupted over Goldman's investments in Energy Transfer Partners (ETP). Goldman Sachs is the top shareholder of ETP and the [...]

12 Young People Blockade Oil Company Cocktail Party

By Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance -

Sunrise, which describes itself as "a movement of young people uniting to stop the climate crisis," organized a protest at the Trump Hotel in Washington, DC when the Independent Petroleum [...]