Environmental

Dakota Access Pipeline almost 60% complete and continuing to grow.

Kelcy Warren announced in a statement that the Dakota Access Pipeline is nearly 60% complete. The CEO responded to Friday’s decision to halt construction on 40-miles of DAPL. Stocks have been falling for Energy Transfer Partners. DAPL is now almost 60% complete. As people continue to stand against the $3.7 billion Dakota Access Pipeline, the pipeline itself continues to grow. ...

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22 arrested in No DAPL lockdown in North Dakota.

22 people have been arrested after halting construction on the Dakota Access Pipeline. Two men locked themselves to construction equipment to stop construction of the DAPL. Among those arrested were medics and journalists. Livestream of the arrests were blocked from Facebook. On Tuesday, 22 protesters were arrested during a “No DAPL” lockdown. It is reported that lockdowns occurred in two ...

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Dakota Access remove 27 pieces of equipment from North Dakota.

Dakota Access remove 27 pieces of construction equipment from North Dakota. Most of the equipment removed was already damaged. Local law enforcement monitored the removal to ensure no conflicts between workers and protestors. Protests are happening in over 100 cities around the country against the construction of DAPL. On Tuesday, Dakota Access, along with the assistance of local law enforcement ...

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The battle against the Dakota Access Pipeline continues.

People continue their stand against the Dakota Access Pipeline. The temporary halt of the DAPL only stopped construction of the pipeline within 20 miles east and west of Lake Oahe. Construction of the pipeline continues as planned on the rest of the pipeline. Those against the pipeline are willing to stay as long as they have to. As the stand ...

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