Hudson Valley Earth First Blocks Valley Lateral Pipeline

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Wawayanda, New York - Hudson Valley Earth First has established a one person tree sit blockade in the path of the Valley Lateral Pipeline to stop its construction and to save the forrest. On [...]

Pipeline Company Illegally Cutting Trees, Threatening Eagles

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Orange County NY Residents who oppose Millenniums 7.8 Mile pipeline called VLP or Valley Lateral Project staged a Vigil after learning that yesterday the stay of construction was lifted for the [...]

Leaked PowerPoint Reveals Gas Industry’s Playbook

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By Alexander C. Kaufman for The Huffington Post - One of the natural gas industry’s top trade associations launched a front group earlier this year to defend new East Coast pipeline proposals [...]

Atlantic Coast Pipeline’s Environmental Justice Impact

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By Elizabeth Ouzts for Southeast Energy News - On September 15, 1982, high-profile protests over the siting of a toxic waste dump in Afton, North Carolina – an overwhelmingly African American [...]

Massachusetts, Protesters Balk At Pipeline Company’s Payments To Police

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By Eoin Higgins for The Huffington Post - SANDISFIELD, Mass. ― When Karla Colon-Aponte arrived at the Otis State Forest on the morning of Oct. 25, she intended to join her fellow protesters [...]

Climate Activists Delay U.S. Gas Pipeline Approvals: Regulator

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By Timothy Gardner for Reuters - WASHINGTON (Reuters) - National environmental groups waging legal battles against energy projects are delaying approval of U.S. natural gas pipelines, a top [...]

800 Anti-Pipeline Virginians Surround Capitol At Rally & Concert

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By Stacy Miller for CCAN - Several speakers rallied the crowd, including Del. Sam Rasoul of Roanoke, one of several candidates who refused money from Dominion Energy — lead developer of the [...]

More People Standing In Way Of New Pipelines

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By Chris Paulus for Yet even amid the companies' growing use of scare tactics and secret maneuvers, citizens are ramping up direct action. People have braved the elements and matched [...]

KXL Pipeline Fighters Hail Commission Decision As Victory

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By John Zangas for DCMG - The Nebraska Public Service Commission (PSC) voted to give TransCanada permission to build the northern leg of the controversial Keystone XL (KXL) pipeline on November [...]

Lawsuit Against Environmental Activists Should Be Dismissed

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By Blake Nicholson for Associated Press - BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Environmental groups being sued by the developer of the Dakota Access pipeline have asked a federal judge to dismiss the lawsuit. [...]

I Shut Down An Oil Pipeline

By Emily Johnston, -

By Emily Johnston for the Guardian. A little over a year ago, four friends and I shut down all five pipelines carrying tar sands crude oil into the United States by using emergency shut-off [...]

South Dakota Warns It Could Revoke Pipeline Permit

By Phil McKenna, -

By Phil McKenna for Inside Climate News. South Dakota regulators said they could revoke TransCanada's permit for the 7-year-old Keystone Pipeline if an investigation into a large oil spill [...]

Judge Orders Removal Of Gas Pipeline From Native American Property

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By Staff of Native Americans News - In a decisive victory for Native American rights, a federal judge just ordered an energy company to completely remove a natural gas pipeline. The Free Thought [...]

Jury Convicts ‘Valve Turner’ Leonard Higgins On Both Counts

By Bennett Hall, -

By Bennett Hall for Corvallis Gazette-Times - FORT BENTON, Mont. — A Montana jury took just one hour to find climate activist Leonard Higgins guilty of misdemeanor trespassing and felony criminal [...]

Case Hinges On Amount Of Damage Caused By Corvallis Activist

By Bennett Hall, -

By Bennett Hall for Corvallis Gazette-Times - FORT BENTON, Mont. — Leonard Higgins admits he broke into a remote Montana control facility in October 2016 and turned an emergency shutoff valve on [...]