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Yellowstone Oil Spill

'Green News Report' - January 22, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.24.2015 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

President Obama's State of the Union focuses on climate change; Republicans' sneaky move to give the Keystone XL pipeline a new name; Yellowstone River pipeline spill spews oil and cancer-causing benzene; PLUS: Yes, Republicans vote climate change is not a hoax -- but there's a catch.

'Green News Report' - January 24, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.25.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Capitol Hil...

Exxon's Failed Pipeline May Have Carried Oil Sands Crude

Posted 09.14.2011 | Green

SALMON, Idaho (Reuters/Laura Zuckerman) - An Exxon Mobil pipeline that ruptured, leaking oil into Yellowstone River, may have sometimes carried a heav...

Problems in the Pipeline

Erich Pica | Posted 09.12.2011 | Green
Erich Pica

The oil industry is pushing the Obama administration to approve a permit for TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline. Exploiting the full potential of Canada's tar sands, according to one scientist, could trigger the uncontrollable over-heating of our planet

Preparing For More Trouble In Yellowstone National Park

Posted 09.06.2011 | Green

Yellowstone National Park is under close watch as the park's river and lake rise toward record-breaking levels. According to The Billings Gazette, the...

Exxon Says Montana Pipeline Repairs Will Take Weeks

Reuters | Posted 09.05.2011 | Green

* Restoration not expected for at least two weeks * Company says spill volume likely 750 barrels HOUSTON, July 6 (Reuters/Kristen Hays) - Exxon ...

Exxon Pipeline Leaks Oil Into Yellowstone River (VIDEO)

Posted 09.04.2011 | Green

Emergency clean-up crews are working hard after an ExxonMobil pipeline ruptured over the weekend, spilling more than 1,000 barrels into Montana's Yell...

Rising River Complicates Yellowstone Oil Spill Cleanup

AP/The Huffington Post | By MATTHEW BROWN | Posted 09.04.2011 | Green

LAUREL, Mont. (AP) -- The initial cleanup along the oil-fouled Yellowstone River could be tested Tuesday as rising waters make it harder for Exxon Mob...

Yellowstone Oil Spill Prompts Evacuations

Posted 09.01.2011 | Green

Matthew Brown, Associated Press LAUREL, Mont. — Hundreds of barrels of crude oil spilled into Montana's Yellowstone River after an ExxonMobil pip...