Posts Tagged ‘vancouver energy’

Port Punts on Dangerous Crude Oil Terminal Decision, Governor Inslee Still Has Final Call »

March 7th, 2017: Today in a 2-1 vote, the Port of Vancouver Commission allowed its lease for the Tesoro Savage oil terminal to extend for an additional three months, despite growing pressure on the Port to pull the plug on the languishing, unpopular proposal. Tesoro Savage has proposed the largest oil-by-rail terminal in North America, capable of shipping 360,000 barrels of crude oil each day. Already, the Cities of Vancouver, Washougal, and Spokane, Columbia River Treaty tribes, ILWU Local 4, Vancouver’s Waterfront Development Project, the Fruit Valley Neighborhood Association, the Washington Department of Natural Resources, and Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson have called on Washington’s Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council (EFSEC) to recommend denial.



Public Vote on Oil Trains & Terminals – Multnomah County »

January 12th, 2016: [ January 21, 2016; 9:30 am to 12:00 pm. 9:30 am to 12:00 pm. ] Thursday, January 21, 2016: Multnomah County Commissioners are voting next week to stand with the cities of Portland and Vancouver, and the 100,000 people who already oppose the dangerous Tesoro Savage oil terminal on the Columbia River. Will you be there for this historic county moment?



Oil-By-Rail Workshop – Find Your Voice and Stand Up to Oil! »

June 24th, 2015: [ July 8, 2015; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ] Join us July 8, 2015, at 6:30pm Oil-By-Rail Workshop.