Environmentalists Obstruct Mining and Pipeline Projects

Unfortunately, not only did the U.S. Supreme Court deal a set back last month to the Keystone XL pipeline, Canadian environmentalists are seeking to halt the Trans Mountain Pipeline that will enable crude oil to be shipped from Alberta to British Columbia. Nevada Gold Mines announced a suspension of an expansion of their Long Canyon… Read More Environmentalists Obstruct Mining and Pipeline Projects

Environmentalists Want To Shut Down Other Ways To Ship Fossil Fuels

Since environmentalists have been ardently opposed to pipelines in order to transport fossil fuels, now they’re targeting other means used to ship fossil fuels now. In this case, by rail. If environmentalists lose on the legal front, the most likely outcome is they’ll resort to sabotage. Environmentalists threaten suit over push to transport liquefied natural gas… Read More Environmentalists Want To Shut Down Other Ways To Ship Fossil Fuels

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

Pennsylvania to Investigate Potential Fracking Link to Rare Cancer Due to Series of Cases

After a tragedy, such as the loss of a loved one, people tend to seek out who or what is the villain responsible. This logic has recently come about resulting from Pennsylvania officials who, according to The Wall Street Journal, recently announced they were going to investigate a potential link to fracking and cancer in… Read More Pennsylvania to Investigate Potential Fracking Link to Rare Cancer Due to Series of Cases

Frivolous Environmental Lawsuits Delay Nearly Every Federal Oil and Gas Lease

‘Frivolous protests on anti-fossil fuel sentiments or general opinions are not helpful to the BLM in addressing legitimate protest concerns…’ (Joshua Paladino, Liberty Headlines) After public protests failed to stop President Donald Trump from authorizing the Dakota Access and the Keystone XL pipelines, environmentalists have turned to lawsuits. Environmental groups are challenging nearly every oil… Read More Frivolous Environmental Lawsuits Delay Nearly Every Federal Oil and Gas Lease

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

Two Years After President Trump’s EO, Keystone Pipeline is Not Built

Two years ago, President Trump ordered his administration to allow the Keystone XL pipeline to go forward. Unfortunately, according to The Daily Caller, two years and multiple lawsuits later, the pipeline has not yet been built. This is unfortunate because more delays could hinder TransCanada from completing pre-construction work this year. According to Institute for… Read More Two Years After President Trump’s EO, Keystone Pipeline is Not Built