Trump has ordered the EPA to back away from legal arguments that prevent coal-fired power plants from releasing toxic chemicals including mercury, lead ... issued a permit for the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. Trump's actions during his first 100 ...
NewsOK · 1y
Rick Perry has written to President Barack Obama criticizing his administration's energy policies, EPA regulations and failure to approve the construction of a pipeline to carry tar sands crude from ... rules designed to limit mercury emissions and hold ...
The village is about 260 kilometers (160 miles) north of Fort McMurray, where a number of projects have been established to mine the oil sands, as part of the process that converts the tar-like bitumen ... levels of arsenic, mercury and polycyclic aromatic ...
Reuters · 9y
Related: Alex MacLen’s Aerial Images of Tar Sands Reveal Shocking Details About Keystone XL Source “What we know so far is that debris from the tailings pond backed up a little into Polley Lake, which absorbed some of the flow, but the majority went ...
Inhabitat · 3y
She shepherded another rule that forces power plants to control mercury and other toxic pollutants for the ... which would have brought carbon-heavy tar sands oil from Canada to refineries in Texas. House Republicans dedicated much of their time this ...
WCPO-TV · 5y
“Under her leadership, the EPA has taken sensible and important steps to protect the air we breathe and the water we drink, including implementing the first national standard for harmful mercury pollution ... carbon-heavy tar sands oil from Canada ...
The Grio · 5y
The wave of Crude By Rail (CBR) of proposed projects, such as the Valero Benicia CBR project, are designed to facilitate the importation of extreme crudes, such volatile oil from the Bakken fields and volatile heavy crude from the Canadian Tar Sands.
It wouldn't be a self-respecting Hollywood hoedown without a nipple slip mid choreographed dance routine ... ‘‘I happen to be here in Alberta learning about the Canadian tar sands, its impact on our climate and the way they affect the lands, water ...
The tar sands oil that TransCanada wants to send from Alberta through ... Among them are lead, cadmium and mercury at levels above allowable levels in Canada and the United States. And now we want to transport this thick, expensive, dirty, bituminous ...