Monthly Archives: February 2014

Dust Up | What an internal industry dispute says about coal dust risk

Sightline Daily | News & Views for a Sustainable Northwest By Eric de Place and Marcia Baker, February 20, 2014 [This post is part of the research project: Northwest Coal Exports] Amid all the debate about the risk of coal … Continue reading

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NYT Op-Ed: Don’t Sell Cheap U.S. Coal to Asia

New York Times, February 12, 2014 By Michael Riordan, Op-Ed Contributor EASTSOUND, Wash. — FROM where I live on Orcas Island in Puget Sound, north of Seattle, I can see Cherry Point across the wind-whipped waters of the Salish Sea. … Continue reading

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Broad Scope for Longview Coal Terminal Evaluation Announced

Power Past Coal Press Release, February 12, 2014 Strong EIS will consider coal combustion in China, rail impacts in communities outside Washington Contacts: Gayle Kiser, Landowners and Citizens for a Safe Community (Longview) 360-749-7029 Jasmine Zimmer-Stucky, Columbia Riverkeeper, 503-929-5950 Kimberly … Continue reading

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