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Obama Approves Major Border-Crossing Fracked Gas Pipeline Used to Dilute Tar Sands

Steve Horn | Posted 01.27.2014 | Green
Steve Horn

Unlike Keystone XL -- which would carry diluted tar sands diluted bitumen ("dilbit") south to the Gulf Coast -- Kinder Morgan's Cochin pipeline would carry the gas condensate (diluent) used to dilute the bitumen north to the tar sands.

Louisiana gives the green light to a publicly opposed coal terminal

Susan Buchanan | Posted 10.31.2013 | Green
Susan Buchanan

(This is an updated version of an Aug. 26, 2013 article in "The Louisiana Weekly.") On Friday, Louisiana's Department of Natural Resources gave RAM T...

Public opposition to Plaquemines Parish coal terminals grows

Susan Buchanan | Posted 10.18.2013 | Green
Susan Buchanan

(This article is published in "The Louisiana Weekly" in the Aug. 19, 2013 edition.) Louisiana, a major exporter of coal from other states, could shi...

Digging Into TransCanada's Lobbying History

Steve Horn | Posted 07.02.2013 | Green
Steve Horn

TransCanada, the multinational corporation hoping to build the controversial northern half of the Keystone XL pipeline, spent over $280,000 on lobbying the U.S. government in the first quarter (Q1) of 2013, according to lobbying disclosure records.

Coal Could Cause Even Bigger Problems for Investors

Carol Pierson Holding | Posted 04.17.2013 | Business
Carol Pierson Holding

Energy from PSCE is so expensive that utilities sell at a loss or increase prices for customers. Several municipalities have had to declare bankruptcy. How did this come to light?

Louisiana Coal Hubs Ignite Human Health and Coastal Restoration Concerns

Susan Buchanan | Posted 12.02.2012 | Green
Susan Buchanan

Armstrong Energy in Missouri hopes to open a company-backed RAM coal terminal in Alliance, La. on the west bank of the lower Mississippi River in 2014. But residents of Ironton, located just south of RAM's site, say they don't want their air quality to get any worse than it is now.

WATCH: It's Time to Break Up With the Keystone XL

Heather Libby | Posted 09.29.2012 | Green
Heather Libby

Pipeline companies like Transcanada, Enbridge, Shell and Kinder Morgan remind me of guys who just won't take no for an answer. They're going to keep coming back no matter what we tell them, unless we cut them off for good.

Goldman's Lust for Gold

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 05.20.2012 | Business
Christopher Brauchli

Someone should give Messrs. Cohn and Blankfein a copy of Chancellor Strine's opinion. That might cause them to revise their memorandum. Probably not.

Eliot Spitzer: JOBS Act Would 'Return Fraud To Wall Street'

Slate | Eliot Spitzer | Posted 03.21.2012 | Business

Originally published in Slate Once again, the Puppets on Capitol Hill are about to slam the Muppets on Main Street. The country still hasn’t reco...

Report: El Paso CEO To Net Huge Exit Package

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 12.18.2011 | Business

As protesters demonstrate against income inequality in Zuccotti Park and around the world, one company CEO will likely net nearly $100 million to stop...

Global IPOs Have Best Start To Year On Record

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LONDON (By Kylie MacLellan and Simon Jessop) - Global listings activity has been the highest on record so far this year, with firms raising a total o...