Category Archives: Refineries

Albany Places Moratorium On Crude Oil Processing Expansion Until Health Study Is Completed

By  MARY ESCH  AP Posted: 03/12/2014  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/03/12/albany-crude-oil-moratorium_n_4951229.html

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East Bay and South Bay passenger rail corridor proposed to move crude oil

By Tom Lochner Contra Costa Times POSTED:   03/24/2014 http://www.contracostatimes.com/news/ci_25412227/east-bay-and-south-bay-passenger-rail-corridor-proposed-to-move-crude-oil

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Kinder Morgan, air quality district sued by environmental groups over crude oil by rail shipments to Richmond

By Tom Lochner Contra Costa Times POSTED:   03/28/2014 http://www.contracostatimes.com/news/ci_25442826/kinder-morgan-air-quality-district-sued-by-environmental-groups-over-crude-oil-by-rail-shipments-to-richmond

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Valero’s Magic Box, balancing sludge v. stink of crude oil

Diane Bailey’s Blog Posted March 26, 2014

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Groups Challenge Crude-by-Rail Shipments to Bay Area City

Highly volatile and explosive crude on rails puts residential community at risk MARCH 28, 2014 http://earthjustice.org/news/press/2014/groups-challenge-crude-by-rail-shipments-to-bay-area-city http://earthjustice.org/sites/default/files/files/2014-03-27-CBR-Richmond-Petition-Complaint.pdf

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CRUDE JOURNALISM

CHEVRON BOUGHT A CALIFORNIA NEWSPAPER TO MASK ITS RECORD ON SAFETY ABUSES By Thor Benson Mar 26 2014 Click to access CRUDE-JOURNALISM.pdf

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Healing Walks Website Up!

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BP’s Lake Michigan Oil Spill: More Mess and Less Transparency From the Refinery Chicagoans Love to Hate

By Henry Henderson, Natural Resources Defense Council Midwest Program Director Posted: 03/26/2014 http://www.huffingtonpost.com/henry-henderson/bps-lake-michigan-oil-spi_b_5036301.html

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Valero Admits It Can Bring In Any Kind of Crude It Wants

Christin Ayers of KPIX 5 continues her fantastic coverage of crude by rail in Contra Costa County. On the 11:00 news Monday night, she reported on the Valero community meeting, where refinery managers admitted that not only fracked oil but … Continue reading

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BERKELEY VICE MAYOR: MORE CRUDE OIL TRAINS TO CROSS BENICIA BRIDGE ENROUTE TO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

MARCH 21, 2014 By ROGER STRAW http://beniciaindependent.com/wp/berkeley-vice-mayor-more-crude-oil-trains-to-cross-benicia-bridge-enroute-to-southern-california/ “The crude oil trains would enter northern California via Donner Pass, through Auburn, Rocklin, and Roseville, proceed along the Sacramento River through Sacramento and Davis to Benicia and along the San Francisco Bay through Martinez, … Continue reading

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