Category: Coal

Twenty-One People Arrested Blockading Oil Train Route in Vancouver, WA

Over 100 people stopped rail traffic by forming a human blockade across the tracks in Vancouver, WA on Saturday, June 18.  Watch a recap video and donate to their legal fund. Organized by the Fossil Fuel Resistance Network in response to

Longview Coal Hearings: Draft Environmental Impact Statement Comment Period Closes June 13th

Public hearings were held on the draft environmental impact statement on the proposed Millennium Bulk Terminals in Longview, Spokane, and Pasco in May and early June. The comment period closes on Monday, June 13th.  Please send in your comment to help block the Largest Coal

Break Free – May 13th -15th, Anacortes, WA

Portland Rising Tide is mobilizing for Break Free, three days of actions at the Shell & Tesoro refineries in Anacortes, Washington.  Break Free will commence a global wave of mass actions targeting the world’s most dangerous fossil fuel projects. We aim

Portland City Council Passes Fossil Fuel Resolution!

  Portland Passes the Nation’s Strongest Binding Fossil Fuel Policy and Resolution Against Oil Trains!  On Nov. 12, 2015, the City of Portland took the national lead on climate policy by passing a strong resolution to oppose the expansion of

CTUIR Supports OR DEQ Budget Citing Increased Danger of Spills

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What follows is the March 25, 2015 testimony of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation at a public hearing on HB 5018 in front the Joint SubCommittee on Natural Resources in Salem. HB 5018 will specify the budget for the DEQ

Pacific Northwest Fossil Fuel Export Map

Having trouble keeping track of all of the oil, gas, and coal export projects in the Pacific Northwest? Download the PDF version of Portland Rising Tide’s comprehensive guide to all of the fossil fuel madness happening right here in our own backyard.