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  • 30 March 2020
    Business & Finance

     This season, good fortune shone on Brennan’s Environmental group as they procured a winter river restoration project in Rhode Island. “The general scope for this project remained along the lines of past work, where we restore river depths to facilitate and improve water quality, fish migration, but this one came with a twist; its […]

  • 5 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    A battle over how to pay for emergency harbor dredging is brewing in Lansing. State Senator John Moolenaar (R-Midland) is sponsoring a bill that would explicitly identify harbor dredging as a proper use of funding from the state’s National Resources Trust Fund. He says, “when it comes to recreational access to use our tremendous assets […]

  • 1 March 2011

    Canadian environmental groups have announced a new initiative designed to hit back at the confusing anti-environmental rhetoric coming from… (nawindpower) [mappress]   Source: nawindpower, March 01, 2011  

  • 7 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    BSR’s Clean Cargo Working Group (CCWG) and the Clean Shipping Index (CSI)—two leading environmental reporting initiatives for ships and ship operators—signed a memorandum of understanding to collaborate for cleaner, more efficient shipping. Through this agreement, the groups will explore a merger to create one global initiative that provides a uniform set of environmental reporting and […]

  • 23 December 2014

    114 environmental groups wrote to Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz urging him not to support liquefied natural gas exports.

  • 4 June 2015

    Environmental groups moved for an immediate stay of two orders of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission that allow Dominion Cove Point LNG to construct and operate an LNG export terminal in rural Calvert County.

  • 4 February 2015

    Sierra Club and Galveston Baykeeper filed a petition with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit raising questions about FERC’s orders authorizing construction of Freeport LNG export terminal.

  • 2 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Twelve environmental groups have joined forces in their intent to bring a new challenge to the Bush-era Lease Sale, which sold nearly 30 million acres of the Chukchi Sea’s outer continental shelf for oil and gas drilling and which the courts have twice sent back to the US Department of Interior. Earthjustice, a non-profit public interest law […]

  • 5 June 2015

    Voters Taking Action on Climate Change have recently raised concerns over the WesPac Midstream’s proposed LNG facility in Delta B.C.

  • 7 December 2010

    Several environmental groups filed suit against the California Coastal Commission to stop a plan to restore the Malibu Lagoon…   (ktla) [mappress] Source: ktla, December 7, 2010;

  • 4 June 2015

    Environmental groups moved for an immediate stay of two orders of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission that allow Dominion Cove Point LNG to construct and operate an LNG export terminal in rural Calvert County.

  • 4 February 2015

    Sierra Club and Galveston Baykeeper filed a petition with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit raising questions about FERC’s orders authorizing construction of Freeport LNG export terminal.

  • 14 August 2015

    Environmental groups filed a legal petition with the U.S. Department of Commerce seeking an immediate ban on natural gas exports from the United States, which have seen a dramatic surge on the heels of a fracking boom around the country.

  • 5 June 2015

    Voters Taking Action on Climate Change have recently raised concerns over the WesPac Midstream’s proposed LNG facility in Delta B.C.

  • 15 June 2015

    Dominion informed that the request filed to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia by environmental groups asking for a halt of the construction of the Dominion Cove Point LNG facility has been denied.

  • 15 June 2015

    Dominion informed that the request filed to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia by environmental groups asking for a halt of the construction of the Dominion Cove Point LNG facility has been denied.

  • 20 November 2009

    Five environmental groups sued today to block Army Corps of Engineers plans to deepen the Delaware River shipping channel to 45 feet, arguing that the agency’s plan violates federal and state environmental protection laws… Source: Delaware Online, November 19, 2009

  • 19 September 2011

    A petition signed by over a thousand former Falmouth Docks workers has been handed in to Downing Street.   (atlantic) [mappress] Source: atlantic, September 19, 2011

  • 29 February 2012

    Charleston Harbor shouldn’t be deepened until the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers demonstrates that it’s the best choice, say Coastal Conservation League and the Southern Environmental Law Center. The existing Georgia Port on the Savannah River is proposing dredging 38 miles along the channel, from the ocean into the existing port. This deepening project may […]

  • 4 April 2012

    A coalition including environmental organizations, fishermen and the Karuk tribe filed a lawsuit Monday to block newly approved regulations for controversial suction dredge mining. The program would increase river mining and pollution in California’s waterways once a current moratorium on the practice expires in 2016; coalition members are concerned about the health of California rivers […]

  • 22 November 2016

    The Center for Biological Diversity filed a lawsuit against the Federal Railroad Administration to the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, for refusing to disclose information of the first U.S. rail shipment of LNG.

  • 1 December 2010

    Environmental groups have organized a daylong “Maryland Citizen’s Conference” this Saturday (12/4) in Annapolis to press for more rapid… (baltimoresun) [mappress] Source: baltimoresun, December 01, 2010