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Judge explains order halting Louisiana pipeline construction

March 1, 2018

Via: Penn Energy

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A federal judge who halted construction of a crude oil pipeline through a Louisiana swamp concluded that the project’s irreversible environmental damage outweighs the economic harm that a delay brings to the company building it. […]


Push to start pipeline construction meets firm opposition

May 16, 2016

Via: Penn Energy

Opponents of a proposed oil pipeline slated to run through four Midwestern states pressed Iowa regulators Thursday to keep a Texas-based petroleum company from starting construction before all federal permits are approved. Dakota Access planned on beginning construction by now on […]