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Shoreline permits for Washington state coal terminal denied

A county hearing examiner has denied two shoreline permits that Millennium Bulk Terminals needs for its $680 million coal-export terminal project on the Columbia River in Washington state......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 14th, 2017

Coal-export terminal backer sues state over permit denial

A company proposing to build a terminal in Washington state to export U.S. coal to Asia sued the state Tuesday, arguing regulators unfairly denied the project a key permit......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 25th, 2017

Judge sides with developers of Washington coal terminal

A Washington state judge on Friday handed a victory to the developers of a massive proposed coal-export terminal on........»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 29th, 2017

Washington state deals blow to proposed Longview coal terminal

Opponents of a proposed Longview, Wash., coal export terminal are claiming victory after a state agency said it won’t allow the developer to use state-owned aquatic lands on the Columbia River. The developer, though, has called the decision a “.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 3rd, 2017

State ecologists note oil terminal"s dangers, but feds miss the memo on coal facility

While Washington ecologists noted environmental concerns in an impact report released today on the proposed Westway oil terminal in Hoquiam, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers ignored pollution dangers from the proposed Millennium Bulk Terminals coal facili.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 30th, 2016

Permits invalidated for big Washington state methanol plant

U.S. environment.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 19th, 2017

Washington state won't issue new permits for open-net fish farms after huge escape of Atlantic salmon - Straight.com

Straight.comWashington state won't issue new permits for open-net fish farms after huge escape of Atlantic salmonStraight.comThe recent escape of Atlantic salmon into waters near B.C. has biologists worried about Pacific .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsAug 27th, 2017

Washington state halts salmon farm permits after fish escape - KING5.com

KING5.comWashington state halts salmon farm permits after fish escapeKING5.comWashington Gov. Jay Inslee has directed the Department of Ecology to put on hold any new permits for salmon farm net pens after thousands of Atlantic salmon esca.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsAug 27th, 2017

Washington state halts salmon farm permits after fish escape - San Francisco Chronicle

CBC.caWashington state halts salmon farm permits after fish escapeSan Francisco ChronicleSEATTLE (AP) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has directed the Department of Ecology.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsAug 27th, 2017

Washington state halts salmon farm permits after fish escape - Miami Herald

CBC.caWashington state halts salmon farm permits after fish escapeMiami HeraldWashington Gov. Jay Inslee has directed the Department of Ecology to put on hold any new permits for net pens after thousands of Atlantic salmon e.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsAug 26th, 2017

Won"t oppose direct infra fund for Adani"s coal mine: Queensland Govt

Adani group had postponed investment on AUD 21 bn project after state cabinet denied royalty holiday.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 29th, 2017

Carbon cap rule in Washington state faces legal challenge

Even as the Trump administration seeks to roll back Obama-era rules to curb greenhouse gas emissions at coal-fired power plants, Washington state is forging ahead with its own rules to cap carbon pollution from big industrial facilities......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 28th, 2017

Review: Coal terminal would boost pollution, safety issues

A coal-export terminal proposed in Washington would increase pollution, hurt some local communities and make rail accidents more likely, according to an environmental study released Friday......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 28th, 2017

Syrian Military Claims "Hundreds" Killed After U.S. Airstrike Hits ISIS Chemical Weapons Site

The U.S. denied Syrian army reports that a Washington-led coalition struck a cache of toxic substances used by the Islamic State group, killing "hundreds.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 13th, 2017

State Supreme Court Sides With Port of Vancouver in Oil Terminal Suit

The Port of Vancouver didn't violate the State Environmental Policy Act when it leased property for what could be the nation's largest oil terminal, the Washington State Supreme Court ruled in a 5-4 decision......»»

Category: topSource: ttnewsMar 16th, 2017

Georgia adopts new coal ash rules

Georgia environmental regulators approved new state rules for handling coal ash Wednesday that are stricter than federal requirements but not enough to suit environmental advocates. The state Board of Natural Resources adopted rules requiring permits and.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 26th, 2016

US official: China using a loophole to buy coal from North Korea is "unacceptable"

REUTERS/Marko Djurica WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior US official says China's use of a loophole in UN sanctions to purchase huge amounts of North Korean coal is "unacceptable." Scott Busby, a senior State Department official for human rights, said Tuesd.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 25th, 2016

Vancouver oil terminal report details unavoidable impacts

The developer and opponents offered diametrically differing views of a final environmental review of the proposed Vancouver Energy oil terminal, released Tuesday, a week ahead of a long-awaited recommendation on the controversial project from Washington.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals11 hr. 31 min. ago

Antoine Thompson goes to Washington

Former state senator heads National Association of Real Estate Brokers, representing minority brokers......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals13 hr. 1 min. ago

Coal-ash questions unresolved as Duke Energy heads to N.C. rate case next week

Duke Energy Progress and the state utility customer advocate weren’t able to settle on how much in coal-ash costs the company and ratepayers should be expected to pay in advance of next week’s rate hike hearing.  But they agreed on other items —.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 20th, 2017

Nebraska to decide fate of controversial Keystone XL pipeline

LINCOLN, Nebraska/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Nebraska regulators will announce their decision on Monday on whether to approve TransCanada Corp’s Keystone XL pipeline route through the state, the last big hurdle for the long-delayed project......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 20th, 2017