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Bakken Oil Trains

Feds Issue Emergency Order On Crude Oil Trains

AP | JOAN LOWY | Posted 07.07.2014 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Transportation Department issued an emergency order Wednesday requiring that railroads inform state emergency management offic...

WATCH: Pacific Northwest Residents Fear Oil Train Crash

Posted 02.07.2014 | Green

As more and more oil is extracted from the Bakken shale formation in North Dakota and shipped by rail to Oregon and Washington, concerns are growing t...

Investigation: Oil Train Risks Were Known Before Crashes

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

Several recent deadly and destructive derailments have drawn greater attention to using railroads to ship crude oil, but a new NBC News investigation ...