Posts Tagged ‘pipeline’

FBI Investigating Approval Of Pennsylvania Pipeline

FBI Investigating Approval Of Pennsylvania Pipeline Above Photo: In this July 5, 2017, Pipes for the Sunoco Mariner East pipeline are placed in South Lebanon Township, Pa. The FBI is investigating how Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration came to issue permits for construction on a multibillion-dollar pipeline to carry natural gas liquids across Pennsylvania, The Associated […]

Keystone Pipeline Does as Experts Predicted, Spills 383,000 Gallons of Oil in North Dakota

Yesterday, the Keystone pipeline leaked an estimated 383,000 gallons (9,120 barrels) of oil into wetlands in North Dakota. The leak is already the eighth-largest pipeline oil spill of the last decade. The tar sands oil transported through the Keystone pipeline is particularly hard to clean up because, unlike crude oil, it sinks in water. Keystone […]

Keystone Pipeline Shut Down After Leaking Oil in North Dakota and Nobody’s Talking About It

(TMU) — A pipeline carrying tar sands oil into the United States from Canada has reportedly leaked an unknown amount of oil across North Dakota. The pipeline’s owner, TC Energy—formerly known as TransCanada—shut down the pipeline as a result of the leak. “TC Energy immediately began the process to shut down […]

The Charter-To-Prison Pipeline

The Charter-To-Prison Pipeline Above Photo: From Progressive.org The charter system that often paints itself as a better option for black parents does not acknowledge the harm rigid disciplinary policies can impose on black students. In late September, headlines flickered across my Twitter timeline about a six-year-old black girl who was arrested at school for a temper tantrum. […]

Russia begins pumping natural gas into Turkish Stream pipeline

   Gazprom has started to fill the first branch of the offshore section of the Turkish Stream pipeline with natural gas. This is the final stage of testing the pipeline before putting it into operation later this year. “Filling the pipeline system with gas is a significant step towards the start of actual gas supplies […]

School to Prison Pipeline Exposed as 30,000 Kids Under Age 10 Arrested Since 2013

(Support Free Thought) – Arrests of children have skyrocketed over the last decade according to the latest statistics published by the FBI. Gone are the days of sending children to the principal’s office for a paddling. Now children as young as 6 are getting arrested in Police State USA. The statistics, complied […]

WATCH Smoke plume in the sky as Colombian oil pipeline BOMBED causing water contamination

The Transandino pipeline was damaged in a bomb attack that happened Orito municipality in Putumayo Department in Southern Colombia. According to the oil and gas giant Ecopetrol, which operates the pipeline, it was the 19th such incident this year alone. Footage released by the company shows a fire and an oil spillage in the aftermath […]

Courts Question Pipeline Builders’ Use Of Eminent Domain To Take Land

Courts Question Pipeline Builders’ Use Of Eminent Domain To Take Land Above Photo: Three rulings related to eminent domain come amid a pipeline construction boom whose benefits to the public and risks are increasingly being questioned. Credit: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images Advocates argue the rush of natural gas pipelines isn’t what eminent domain was meant for. […]

Federal Court Blocks South Dakota Laws Suppressing Pipeline Protests

Federal Court Blocks South Dakota Laws Suppressing Pipeline Protests Above Photo: 350 .org/Flickr SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — A federal court today blocked enforcement of the unconstitutional provisions of several South Dakota laws, including the recently-enacted “Riot Boosting” Act, that threaten activists who encourage or organize protests, particularly protests of the Keystone XL pipeline, with fines, civil liabilities, and/or criminal […]

‘This Illegal And Dangerous Pipeline Must Be Shut Down’: Standing Rock Sioux Renew The Fight Against The DAPL

‘This Illegal And Dangerous Pipeline Must Be Shut Down’: Standing Rock Sioux Renew The Fight Against The DAPL Above Photo: From Nationofchange.org The tribe is asking for a pause in construction while a thorough environmental assessment, this time with input from the tribe is conducted. The media may have forgotten the ferocious battle the Standing […]

Columbia Gas Denied Right To Take Public Land For Potomac Pipeline

Columbia Gas Denied Right To Take Public Land For Potomac Pipeline Above Photo: From Dcmediagroup.us A federal court judge today denied Columbia Gas the right to move forward with construction of a gas pipeline through public land in Washington County, Md. The ruling is a blow both to Columbia Gas and to the pipeline’s main intended […]

Oil Lobbyist Brag About Success in Criminalizing Pipeline Protests (Leaked Audio)

by Jake Johnson As a growing number of states move to pass laws that would criminalize pipeline protests and hit demonstrators with years in prison, an audio recording obtained by The Intercept showed a representative of a powerful oil and gas lobbying group bragging about the industry’s success in crafting anti-protest legislation behind closed doors. […]

Standing Rock Asks Court To Shut Down Dakota Access Pipeline As Company Plans To Double Capacity

Standing Rock Asks Court To Shut Down Dakota Access Pipeline As Company Plans To Double Capacity Above Photo: In 2017, thousands of people joined members of the Standing Rock Tribe in a protest march in Washington, D.C., after President Donald Trump cleared the way for the Dakota Access pipeline to be built. A protest camp […]

1 Dead, 5 Injured in Second Enbridge Pipeline Explosion This Year

Olivia Rosane, EcoWatch Waking Times A natural gas pipeline owned by Canadian company Enbridge exploded in Kentucky early Thursday, sending flames 300 feet into the sky, killing one woman and sending five people to the hospital, CBS News reported. The blast was so strong it showed up on radar. “It was like an atomic bomb went off, basically,” one evacuee told […]

Kentucky: Enbridge pipeline explosion kills 1, injures 5

   A regional gas pipeline ruptured early Thursday in Kentucky, causing a massive explosion that killed one person, hospitalized five others, destroyed railroad tracks and forced the evacuation of a nearby mobile home park, authorities said. Some structures were completely consumed by the blaze, and five to seven people were unaccounted for when firefighters extinguished […]

Lone Protester Stops Mountain Valley Pipeline For A Day

Lone Protester Stops Mountain Valley Pipeline For A Day Montgomery County, VA — Early this morning, pipeline fighter River Nason scaled a crucial piece of welding machinery at a Mountain Valley Pipeline site in Virginia, and locked their body to the equipment. About 1 mile south, on Interstate 81, a banner was hung simultaneously, reading […]

Exposing the Jeffrey Epstein-Victoria’s Secret Pimp Pipeline: He Demanded Sex Acts With Aspiring Models

Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein apparently had quite the casting couch going on in his Manhattan mansion, according to the New York Post. Epstein, who was formerly ‘close’ friends with Victoria’s Secret owner Leslie Wexner, “relied on …[the] modeling business to source underage girls for sex,” according to investigative reporter Conchita Sarnoff’s new book “Trafficking.” According […]

Organic Farm In W.Va. Imperiled By Gas Pipeline Construction

Organic Farm In W.Va. Imperiled By Gas Pipeline Construction Above Photo: Courtesy of Preserve Floyd In the four years since finding stakes mysteriously implanted in the ground of their newly acquired farm, Neal LaFerriere and his family have worked as best they could with Mountain Valley Pipeline representatives to preserve the integrity of their organic […]

Pipeline Fighter Blocks Mountain Valley Pipeline Construction

Pipeline Fighter Blocks Mountain Valley Pipeline Construction Above Photo: From Itsgoingdown.org Report from Appalachians Against Pipelines on recent action that shut down construction on the Mountain Valley Pipeline (MVP). Montgomery County, VA — Yesterday, pipeline fighter Phillip Flagg locked himself in the path of the Mountain Valley Pipeline near Elliston, VA. MVP has been clearing […]

Major Gas Pipeline In Syria Knocked Offline In Mysterious ‘Sabotage Attack’

Early Sunday Syrian state media reported that a major gas pipeline running across the country’s center has been knocked offline due to a terror attack. The pipeline carries about 2.5 million cubic meters of gas to a processing plant and onward to other power stations.  The pipeline specifically links al-Shaer gas field with Ebla Gas Factory in […]

Powered by WordPress | Designed by: Premium WordPress Themes | Thanks to Themes Gallery, Bromoney and Wordpress Themes