Atlantic Pipeline Sacked Due to Costs Resulting From Environmentalist Litigation

Virginia-based Dominion Energy and North Carolina-based Duke Energy announced today that they would be cancelling the Atlantic Coast Pipeline project citing mounting costs resulting from environmentalist group litigation. The project would have carried natural has at least 600 miles beneath the Appalachian Trial through the states of West Virginia, Virginia, and North Carolina. The pipeline… Read More Atlantic Pipeline Sacked Due to Costs Resulting From Environmentalist Litigation

New York Ditches Gas Pipeline Proposal Despite Soaring Electricity Bills

By Irina Slav for OilPrice.com In an unsurprising move, the New York state authorities rejected a proposal for a new natural gas pipeline that would have supplied 400 million cu ft of natural gas daily to the state where energy demand is growing, but so is fossil fuel opposition on the highest political level. Reuters… Read More New York Ditches Gas Pipeline Proposal Despite Soaring Electricity Bills

Eco-Terrorists Sing and Chant While Sabotaging Oil Pipeline

Four environmentalist terrorists with Catholic Worker filmed themselves sabotaging an Endbridge oil pipeline in Itasca County, Minnesota yesterday. They delivered statements justifying their actions citing fossil fuel use contributes to environmental degredation and then sing and chant while conducting their heinous act. You can watch below: The Daily Caller states the four terrorists allegedly used… Read More Eco-Terrorists Sing and Chant While Sabotaging Oil Pipeline

Eco-Terrorists Collude With Russians For South Virginia Pipeline Sabotage?

A very interesting post by The Republican Standard shows eco-terrorism against pipeline construction has made its way to southern Virginia. Citing the Virginians Against Pipelines Facebook page, there are numerous references to methods of sabotage conducted by Earth First! against logging, such as tree spikes, since trees have to be cleared for pipeline construction. Tree… Read More Eco-Terrorists Collude With Russians For South Virginia Pipeline Sabotage?

Environmentalists Trash LA. Pipeline Equipment

Construction equipment owned by the company constructing the Bayou Bridge pipeline in Louisiana has been vandalized in which the cost estimates total about $50,000. The pipeline company blames environmentalists for the sabotage. According to the Associated Press, the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office states that, while the pipeline itself was undamaged, hydraulic hoses and electrical lines… Read More Environmentalists Trash LA. Pipeline Equipment

Environmentalists Praise Oil Pipeline Ruling By Obama Appointee

To the delight of environmnetalists, US District Judge Shelly Dick out of Central District of Louisiana has ruled that construction of a crude oil pipeline through Atchafalaya Basin has caused irrepairable harm to the swamp area it is being built citing tree clearing that is involved in the process. Consequently, Courthouse News Service reports that… Read More Environmentalists Praise Oil Pipeline Ruling By Obama Appointee