Category Archives: rolling pipeline

MDOT Rail Safety Report Greenwashes/Ducks Unresolved Rolling Pipeline Risks

On ..MDOT released its Rail safety  study directed by Governor Paul LePage immediately after the Lac Megantic tragedy.  The report is a classic of misdirection and green washing completely avoiding the many still unresolved issues of ” rolling pipeline safety” … Continue reading

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MM&A Under Insured For LacMegantic Tragedy & Seeking Bankruptcy Protection

 http://www.cbc.ca/news/business/story/2013/08/07/business-megantic-mma.html MM&A carried only $25 million in insurance for an estimated loss of $200 million, including clean up at Lac Megantic.  Portland Attorney for MM&A ( and whoever those 20 anonymous investors are whose names we all need to learn).there … Continue reading

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TAR SANDS TO PORTLAND? Across Maine To St. John The Real Risk.

Tar Sands to Portland? I don’t think so. Not crude-bitumen anyway(dilbit) like the western Trans Canada Pipeline. It would almost certainly be carrying refined tar sands synthetic crude or refined fuel product from Suncor’s Sarnia Ontario. That is… Continue reading

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