Biden — Don’t Be A Pipeline President!

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 14 Jul 2021 13:40:09 +0000

By David Lapp Jost This month’s events have made it painfully clear that we are experiencing a climate crisis. Lethal heatwaves and the ocean catching fire in a pipeline spill in the Gulf of Mexico are important signs. Yet Joe Biden is pushing us in exactly the wrong direction, supporting huge pipelines that will move […]

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These Oil Pipelines Violate U.S. Clean Water Act, Should Have Approval Withdrawn

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 09:20:54 +0000

Originally published on NRDC Expert Blog. By Amy Mall, Senior Advocate, Dirty Energy, Lands Division, Nature Program NRDC is concerned about the construction and operation of oil and gas pipelines because the climate emissions associated with massive new fossil fuel pipelines are unacceptable if we want to meet the goals needed to protect the planet. Additionally, […]

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Governments That Are Occupying Land Are Criminalizing Indigenous Peoples for Occupying Land

Credit to Author: Anya Zoledziowski| Date: Thu, 22 Apr 2021 18:05:36 GMT

States and provinces are passing laws criminalizing protests against fossil fuels. “This onslaught of legislation is a direct result of the people uprising,” said one land defender.

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Army Corps Allows Dakota Access Pipeline To Operate Without Proper Authorization

Credit to Author: Nexus Media| Date: Tue, 13 Apr 2021 03:43:16 +0000

The Army Corps of Engineers will allow the Dakota Access pipeline to continue operating while the Corps conducts an environmental review of the project, continuing the posture of the Trump administration. The Biden administration’s decision to allow the pipeline to continue operating without granting a permanent easement surprised U.S. District Judge James Boasberg and outraged lawyers representing […]

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