Tag Archives: Oil

Longhorn Pipeline Spills 50,000 Gallons Of Oil In Bastrop County Texas

Longhorn Pipeline spilled 50,000 gallons of crude oil in Bastrop County, Texas early Thursday morning The spill occurred just before 9:00 am while a maintenance tasks were being performed Residents within a one-mile radius of the spill were evacuated and those within a two-mile radius were asked to stay in their homes The Longhorn Pipeline is owned by Magellan Midstream ...

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Apache Corporation uses local law enforcement to violate laws and arrest a drone pilot Chancellor Alex Glover-Herzog

Apache Corporation used the Reeves County Sheriff’s Department to arrest drone pilot Chancellor Alex Glover-Herzog for flying over “critical infrastructure” Glover-Herzog received to warnings for flying over private property Glover-Herzog was arrested after Reeves County Sheriff’s Department showed up at camp with a warrant According to the Patriot Act of 2001 the facilities Glover-Herzog are critical infrastructures Last week drone ...

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Colorado introduces two bills that would basically make oil and gas companies untouchable just before Jordan Cove approval

Republicans introduced two bills that would protect oil and gas companies just before a $7.3 billion gas project received its pre-filling application Senate Bill 17-035 looks to move tampering with oil and gas equipment from a Class 2 misdemeanor to a Class 6 felony House Bill 17-1124 would strip away local government’s ability to prohibit hydraulic fracking by forcing Colorado ...

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Active construction of Dakota Access continues to be stopped by peaceful demonstrations.

Cannon Ball, North Dakota (via – The Indigenous Environmental Network) – On Monday, North Dakota news outlet WDAY-TV published a report on a #NoDAPL action in North Dakota that occurred the day prior. The report alleges a private security guard was “assaulted” and “carried by” protesters at a Dakota Access construction site. There is no proof of the incident – the hundreds of photos ...

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The Dakota Access Pipeline is the protest that needs attention but is getting none.

The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe continues to protest the Dakota Access Pipeline. The $3.78 billion pipeline is being built by Dakota Access, LLC, a unit of Texas-based Energy Transfer Partners. The pipeline that can push up to 570,000 gallons of crude oil per day. The Iowa Utilities Board granted eminent domain to Energy Transfer Partners. Dakota Access, LLC has filed ...

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