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
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
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
David Blackmon has posted a column at Forbes pointing out the developing methods of well-funded anti-pipeline groups in which a number of new gas and oil pipeline projects around the country are experiencing delays thanks to their chicanery. Blackmon points out: 1) A stop-work order was issued by FERC on the Atlantic Coast Pipeline on… Read More The Anti-Pipeline Campaigns The Media Isn’t Reporting
The Bayou Bridge Pipeline, a major crude oil pipeline under construction in southern Louisiana, is almost completed. But, despite approval and assurances of safety by state regulators, environmentalists allege the pipeline is a danger to the Atchafalaya Basin. Some environmentalists are so passionate in their opposition to the pipeline that they are living in trees… Read More LA. Pipeline Protesters Live in Bayou Trees
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?
This is from two years ago but it is a good example of how the press did not tell the truth about the Dakota Access Pipeline terrorists. He does a masterful job of refuting the claim that dogs were let loose on the criminals and the image of a dog with blood on its face… Read More DAPL Dogs Attack Protesters?
Environmentalist groups and their native American allies are gearing up for a fight over a recently approved upgrade to an oil pipeline that crosses the state. According to The Wall Street Journal, local sheriffs have been in contact with law enforcement in North Dakota seeking advice on how to handle protesters. What police in Minnesota,… Read More Environmentalists Gear Up for Fight Over Minnesota Pipeline
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
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