Monthly Archives: June 2014

With 18 oil trains weekly, Columbia River Gorge is the key route for Pacific Northwest’s crude-by-rail

The Oregonian, June 24, 2014 By Rob Davis Eighteen oil trains a week move along the Washington side of the Columbia River Gorge, newly released data shows, a figure that could more than double if a proposed Vancouver, Wash., oil … Continue reading

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America’s plan to ship coal supplies to China

Maclean’s — Canada’s only national weekly current affairs magazine By Luiza Ch. Savage, June 10, 2014 America’s dirty secret… Shipping coal to China could wipe out the benefits of Obama’s climate-change policy. The centrepiece of Barack Obama’s climate policy, announced … Continue reading

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About that deadline: State extends coal decision, again, to study fisheries

Sustainable Business Oregon, May 30, 2014 By Mason Walker The decision on whether or not to grant a permit for a high-profile coal export facility proposed near Boardman [Oregon] has been delayed, the eighth such extension for the controversial Morrow … Continue reading

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