PRESS RELEASE- FERC Rejects LNG Project in Coos Bay

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: For additional information contact: Deb Evans [541] 601-4748, or Stacey McLaughlin [541] 860-8307 FERC Agrees with Southern Oregon Property Owners, Rejects Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Project and Pipeline in Coos Bay, Oregon!   Coos Bay, Or. – Southern Oregon property owners and conservation interests alike celebrated the surprise news announced today by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) that it was denying plans for what would have …continue…

Healthy Climate Act Press Release

For Immediate Release, Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016                 For more information, please contact: Hannah Sohl, Rogue Climate, 541-840-1065, hannah@rogueclimate.org Jenny Holmes, Oregon Interfaith Power and Light, jholmes@emoregon.org, 503-309-0973 Maggie Talmadge, Coalition of Communities of Color, Maggie@CoalitionCommunitiesColor.org, 718-697-0021   Extraordinary Broad Coalition of Grassroots Voices Calls on Oregon Legislature to Pass Comprehensive “Healthy Climate Act” in This Session Over 500 Businesses, Faith Leaders, Farmers and Ranchers, and Groups from Communities of Color …continue…

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Jordan Cove LNG Opponents ‘Hike The Pipe’ . News | OPB

Opponents of a natural gas export project in Southern Oregon are on a month-long protest hike along the route of a proposed pipeline. This weekend, the hikers neared the halfway point in Jackson County. The 230-mile Pacific Connector Pipeline would supply the Jordan Cover liquefied natural gas (LNG) export terminal, proposed for Coos Bay on the Oregon coast. On Saturday, six “Hike the Pipe” trekkers temporarily gave up their boots …continue…

Hikers making way along route of proposed pipeline – Daily Tidings Article

By John Darling For the Tidings August 31. 2015 6:52PM Hikers making way along route of proposed pipeline Some 50 people hiked a section of the Pacific Crest Trail east of Ashland Sunday, making their way to where a proposed natural gas pipeline would cut across the iconic trail, mowing a 90-foot wide path through old growth forest and using eminent domain to cross private and public land along the …continue…