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By lucas@endneoliberalism On 8 Apr, 2013 At 11:47 AM | Categorized As General News, Tar Sands & Pipeline | With 0 Comments

Mayflower is on lockdown and the FAA is restricting airspace, but pictures showing the extent of the damage cause by the Exxon spill are coming out. Watch and share the slideshow

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 7 Apr, 2013 At 09:19 PM | Categorized As General News, Tar Sands & Pipeline | With 0 Comments

700 barrels of Shell’s oil spilled in Houston on April 3rd. Treehugger reports

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 5 Apr, 2013 At 09:03 AM | Categorized As General News, Tar Sands & Pipeline | With 0 Comments

The Athabasca River where Suncor leaked some unknown (or unpublished) chemicals last week, is sick and the high level of fish deformities is linked to pollution from tar sand oil production. CBC reports

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 4 Apr, 2013 At 10:01 PM | Categorized As General News, Tar Sands & Pipeline | With 0 Comments

Just asking, did the President send a press release with his statement about the tragic Exxon spill in Arkansas? If he didn’t, please take it easy with the guy. He was very sad about the passing of a movie critic. “Michelle and I are saddened to hear about the passing of Roger Ebert. For a [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 4 Apr, 2013 At 10:48 PM | Categorized As Media, Tar Sands & Pipeline | With 0 Comments

The FAA put a no-fly zone over Mayflower, RT reports. This will be the only aerial video to show the damage caused by Exxon after its pipeline broke on March 29 and drowned the middle-class town in dirty bitumen.

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 2 Apr, 2013 At 08:07 PM | Categorized As General News, Tar Sands & Pipeline | With 0 Comments

Thing about pipelines is that they wreak havoc when they leak. Utah averages one Chevron leak per year; last one happened a week ago at Willard Bay State Park. USA Today reports

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 1 Apr, 2013 At 10:06 PM | Categorized As General News, Tar Sands & Pipeline | With 0 Comments

A You Tube video hits 800,000 in just 3 days after a pipeline breaks in Arkansas and drops 10,000 barrels of oil on a beautiful middle-class suburban town. WATCH VIDEO below:

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 1 Apr, 2013 At 09:12 PM | Categorized As General News, Tar Sands & Pipeline | With 0 Comments

Democratic senators voted in favor of approving TransCanada’s oil pipeline as well as rejected an amendment that would had delayed the project with the processes Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) proposed for further scrutiny. This level of bipartisanship is a big win for the TransCanada’s oil pipeline as it shows the Senate will approve Keystone even [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 1 Apr, 2013 At 04:23 PM | Categorized As General News, Tar Sands & Pipeline | With 0 Comments

Over 10,000 barrels of oil were spilled on March 29th when an Exxon Mobil pipeline carrying Canadian crude broke in Arkansas. Financial Post reports

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 28 Mar, 2013 At 10:02 AM | Categorized As General News, Tar Sands & Pipeline | With 0 Comments

Natural gas production and delivery has a cumulative leakage over 5% versus 3.2% of other fossil fuels, thus posing a greater greenhouse effect than conventional fuels. Alternet reports