Category Archives: Tar Sands

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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Activists Must Shift theTar Sands Campaign To Energy Policy & Reduced Consumption

The State Department has announced that it finds no objection to the newly configured XL pipeline, meaning, on a preponderance of evidence it is in the national interest. Providing a “MarketLink” for our own dirty Bakken is a significant aspect of… Continue reading

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