The Coal Port Hearings — Making Your Voice Heard

A crowd as high as 3,000 is expected next Thursday in Seattle as a trio of agencies ask public comment on how they should evaluate potential impacts of exporting millions of tons of coal to China from a terminal proposed at Cherry Point, north of Bellingham in Whatcom County. Previous “scoping sessions” in Whatcom, Skagit and Spokane Counties — held by the Washington Dept.

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  • Anti-Coal Campaigners Continue to Win in the Northwest
    Just last month, the Oregon Department of State Lands, or DSL, denied a permit requested by Ambre Energy, which wanted to transport nearly 9 million tons of coal, every year, through the Port ... to the Northwest, communities are raising their voice ...
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    We have a long history in Canada of public hearings and ignored reports ... change scientists like William Rees are asking for a “formal voice” into the hearing process. Port Metro Vancouver has agreed to two public houses on the proposal, but critics ...
    05/6/2013 - 1:54 pm | View Link
  • EPA and the coal ports
    ... a loss of corporate jobs and "distinct local voice." Scott Sunde at notes Sinclair's conservative leanings, including a report that it forced all its stations to air an anti-John Kerry piece two weeks before the 2004 election. ...
    04/10/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • 'Green' strategists now back coal trains
    “Our firm has a passion for growing the Northwest economy,” said Gryniewski, explaining his work in support of a proposed new coal port in Longview ... public officials and getting people to come to hearings or write letters to the editor.
    02/27/2013 - 7:20 pm | View Link
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