Friday, February 3, 2023

Tag: oil pipeline

Goldman Sachs-backed firm invests big in shipping tar sands by train...

The tar sands have a larger carbon footprint than other oil products when accounting for the product's entire life cycle – making it bad news for the climate.

6 banks behind the Mountain Valley Pipeline

The pipeline threatens communities’ drinking water, pristine forests, farms and historic places.

Climate-denying group led by Trump strategist lobbied for Dakota Access, Keystone...

This climate denial–tobacco connection is not unusual.

Pipeline leaks thousands of gallons of crude oil onto Oklahoma farmland

Plains All American Pipeline has been behind at least 25 pipeline incidents in the state of Oklahoma since 2004, with more than half of them due to corrosion.

Bakken oil now flowing in Dakota Access pipeline, but oil trains...

“Dakota Access presented no evidence to substantiate the argument that the pipeline will reduce shipments of oil by rail.”

Major fracked-gas pipeline leak shuts down Rhode Island interstate

Emergency vehicles swarmed the scene and nearby businesses had to evacuate.

Chevron pipeline spills 4,800 gallons of oil, killing wildlife

The cause of the pipeline failure is under investigation.

250 protestors demand Enbridge pipeline shutdown over concerns of Great Lakes...

“Oil pipelines don't belong in the Great Lakes.”

Tribes find new ways to keep pipelines – and their oil – out...

The upcoming months promise intense new fronts of conflict as tribal nations are united as never before and taking action.

‘It’s a big one’: Latest pipeline spill in Iowa leaks 140,000...

The spill will mark the largest U.S. diesel spill since 2010.

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Can the Military-Industrial Complex be tamed?

Cutting the Pentagon's budget in half would finally force the generals to think.

A school choice nightmare: Families getting government funding to switch from public to private...

The harrowing story of a Maine family shows the potential perils families face when they transfer to privately run schools that are less subject to government oversight.

GOP readies ‘shameful’ vote to oust Omar from House Committee

"The GOP is riddled with white nationalists and antisemites. It is infuriating and absurd that they are trying to distract from the bigoted hatred in their own party by attacking a progressive woman of color."

The interminable, withering babble from today’s Tower of Babel

When the end is messianic, imperial, “destiny” or God’s will—human fabrications made into commandments—all civilized bets are off.

City trees save lives, first-of-its-kind study finds

Planting trees has additional benefits for communities beyond keeping cities cool, such as reducing air pollution and boosting mental health.