The goal of the plan announced Monday is to curb carbon dioxide and other harmful pollutants like arsenic and mercury from coal plants ... Bold Nebraska's energy policy is simple: no tar sands, less coal and more renewables, Bold Nebraska Director Jane ...
The lead level of the released water was at least 12,000 times higher than normal, and also contained extremely high levels of beryllium, mercury, cadmium ... the Keystone XL pipeline with its gruesome tar sands oil augurs toward an irrefutable truth ...
Truthout · 2y
The Obama administration's chief environmental watchdog, EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson, is stepping down after a nearly ... which would have brought carbon-heavy tar sands oil from Canada to refineries in Texas. House Republicans dedicated much of their ...
Fox News · 5y
The Lummi Nation took totem poles across the region and to Canada to oppose the development of tar-sands oil and the Keystone XL pipeline ... but the coal has mercury and arsenic in it and we don't want it in our water." Braided Hair said the prayers ...
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
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
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
mercury, naphatic acid, and polyaromatic hydrocarbons into the river system, poisoning the land and downstream communities every single day. Given the provincial and federal complacency in enabling tar sands operations, the reprimand from this guilty ...
"When we found out Marathon Oil Corporation was bringing in nasty tar sands from Canada, my first reaction was ... later this year – commonsense reductions of carbon pollution, mercury and other toxic air pollution. This week, Chairman Upton introduced ...
The Hill · 7y
In order to make the case, the President points out that greenhouse gas emissions are on par with other toxic substances, such a arsenic, lead and mercury, which have all ... action plan only to approve a tar sands pipeline is like saying you’re …
Inhabitat · 4y