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Rail CEOs to Investors: "Bomb Trains" Safe At Almost Any Speed

Steve Horn | Posted 08.13.2014 | Green
Steve Horn

Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlogBurlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) recently said it would proceed with plans to increase speeds for oil-by-rail unit trai...

Dairyland to Petrostate: Wisconsin Oil-By-Rail Routes Published for First Time

Steve Horn | Posted 07.08.2014 | Green
Steve Horn

DeSmogBlog is publishing the first documents ever obtained from the Wisconsin government revealing routes for oil-by-rail trains in the state carrying oil obtained via hydraulic fracturing ("fracking") in the Bakken Shale basin.

North Dakota Oil-By-Rail Routes Published for First Time

Steve Horn | Posted 06.27.2014 | Green
Steve Horn

Time around, due to the North Dakota Public Records Statute, Big Rail and Big Oil didn't get away with it.

Two Days Of Cleanup Predicted For Oil Spill

Reuters | Posted 05.28.2013 | Green

By Edward McAllister March 28 (Reuters) - Recovery efforts were underway on Thursday to clean up an oil spill in western Minnesota a d...

Corporate Raiders or Corporate Redeemers?

Maneet Ahuja | Posted 07.28.2012 | Business
Maneet Ahuja

Long derided as "corporate raiders" only interested in making a fast buck often to the long-term detriment of their target companies, some recent successful activist investor campaigns have done much to rightfully disprove this long-held misconception.