“It is surprising to many people that pipeline companies have been handed the extraordinary power of eminent domain over Louisiana landowners."
“Let this be a lesson to other states: If you criminalize protest, we will sue.”
With a key Atlantic Coast Pipeline appeal before the Supreme Court, US Attorney General Barr and Republican state Attorneys General have intervened in Dominion’s favor – while sharing close financial ties to the utility.
“The mismatch suggests an infrastructure overbuild is underway in the short term, and we expect consolidation of many of these projects before they’re built.”
By moving to a network of local campaigns, it’s possible to support both the Green New Deal and keep carbon in the ground.
"This is a political crime for the human rights defense that Samir Flores Samir and the FPDTA carried out against the [project] and for people's autonomy and self-determination."
“There has been a failure by Energy Transfer and its subsidiaries to respect our laws and our communities. This is not how we strive to do business in Pennsylvania, and it will not be tolerated.”
The cause of the spill is not yet clear and investigators have not yet confirmed its precise location.
"What happened here should serve as an example for the whole nation to unite behind the fight that the president is carrying out against this ill."