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Chinese ban on fossil-fuel-powered vehicles is Kinder Morgan’s nightmare

Blog entry by Keith Stewart | September 11, 2017

On Saturday, China’s vice minister of industry and information technology announced that his country would set a deadline for automakers to end sales of fossil-fuel-powered vehicles. The precise timing is to be determined but to use...

Tiny Houses Take on Big Banks over Kinder Morgan pipeline

Blog entry by Keith Stewart | September 7, 2017

Big companies bulldozing their opponents is usually a metaphor, but a bold move by an Indigenous group could make this a literal requirement for getting the Kinder Morgan pipeline built. Raven Ess and Anushka Azadi working with...

A Tiny House to Send Kinder Morgan a BIG message

Blog entry by Mike Hudema | September 5, 2017

Today I’m standing on Secwepemc Nation territory. For the next three days I will join with Secwepemc members to build the first of ten tiny homes that they will put on their traditional territory directly in the path of the Kinder...

A Tiny House to Send a Big Message: Stop Kinder Morgan

Blog entry by Mike Hudema | August 31, 2017

Next week, members of the Secwepemc Nation will build the first of ten tiny homes. They will put them directly in the path of the Kinder Morgan TransMountain pipeline. Design for Tiny House Warriors by Isaac Murdoch ...

How will the Energy East pipeline review assess climate impacts?

Blog entry by Keith Stewart | August 25, 2017

On Wednesday, the National Energy Board (NEB) announced that it would expand the scope of its review of the Energy East pipeline to include the impact of potential increases oil production and consumption the pipeline would cause. ...

We just got one step closer to stopping Kinder Morgan

Blog entry by Jesse Firempong & Mike Hudema | August 11, 2017 2 comments

British Columbia’s new government is helping to stop Kinder Morgan from breaking ground on its destructive tar sands pipeline but we need to keep the pressure up. This fight isn’t over yet.     British Columbia’s new...

Nebraskans Are Building Solar Right in Keystone's Path

Blog entry by Mike Hudema | August 10, 2017

"They'll have to go under it, around it or tear it down to get their dirty oil from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico," Jim Carlson, Nebraskan farmer  As environmentalists we often get criticized as not talking about solutions...

Over 150 First Nations and Tribes Now Stand Opposed to the Expansion of the Tar Sands.

Blog entry by Mike Hudema | August 9, 2017 1 comment

Yesterday, representatives from the Omaha Tribe, Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska, Nez Perce, Choctaw Nation, Ponca Tribe of Nebraska, Ponka Tribe of Oklahoma signed the  Treaty Alliance Against Tar Sands Expansion. The ...

Another Stacked Deck In The Fight To Stop Keystone XL

Blog entry by Mike Hudema | August 8, 2017

This week I’m in Nebraska attending the Public Service Commission (PSC) hearings on the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. The hearings are being held because the Keystone XL pipeline doesn’t have a legal route through Nebraska. The...

Another Historic Day in the Fight Against Keystone XL

Blog entry by Mike Hudema | August 7, 2017

“The only network bigger then the network of pipelines running across the country is the network of people rising up against them.”   Yesterday I was on the streets of Lincoln, Nebraska with hundreds of pipeline fighters and...

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