Jan 2021 – Local and Regional News

TWO BIG WINS FOR THE THIN GREEN LINE, AND A PROMISING 2021

As Trump’s Tenure Comes to a Close, Feds Put a Nail in Jordan Cove LNG Project’s Coffin

Federal regulators deliver potentially fatal blow to Jordan Cove LNG terminal and Pacific Connector pipeline

Canadian indigenous group pushes back on pipeline study

How Cascadia’s climate activists fought off fossil fuels and succeeded

THE THIN GREEN LINE TAKES A VICTORY LAP

A renewed plan for climate protection emerges in Washington state

FortisBC to expand its Tilbury LNG storage

LNG Canada resumes construction activities

Washington state Ecology Department rejects permit for Kalama methanol plant on Columbia River

Letter: Invest in sustainable future

Letter: Relief over rejection of Kalama plant

Washington state nixes methanol plant meant to supply China

Trump Administration Failed to File Opinion on Wyoming Coal Export Lawsuit

The Trans Mountain project faces a year of challenges and opportunity

Seattle Now: How the Whatcom oil train derailment went down

What led to Whatcom oil-train disaster? Investigators eye equipment, tracks, even sabotage

Here’s where investigators are focused for December derailment of Custer oil train

Kalama methanol plant: Victory for communities, climate

Alaska center to be wildlife first responder for oil spills

InvestigateWest: Activists thwart fossil fuel projects

InvestigateWest: Washington state plan would slash emissions

Environmental groups threaten to sue over oil terminal work

Natural gas terminal plans in Oregon hit snag over permit