Posts Tagged ‘PowerPastCoal’

A skyscraper of coal on the Columbia? »

September 15th, 2017: That’s what we’re looking at–16 mile-long coal trains every day barreling through neighborhoods, threatening air quality and public safety, and coal piled eight-stories high on the banks of the Columbia River. You can stop this cancer-causing, climate disaster coal export proposal! Submit your comment on the Shoreline Substantial Development and Conditional Use permits today to block Millennium’s dirty, dangerous coal export scheme!

Coal export investigation: Internal emails reveal why Corps took shortcut »

January 14th, 2015: Columbia Riverkeeper is releasing key documents that show that political pressure, not science, controlled the U.S. Army Corps of Engineer’s decision making for the controversial Morrow Pacific coal export terminal in Oregon. The documents provide a rare and unsettling look at how Corps’ decisions are made.