By Joanna M. Foster on April 17, 2014
Crude oil is resurfacing with the arrival of spring in Lac-Mégantic.
By Emily Atkin on March 26, 2014
It would be the first time crude oil could travel on trains through the Bay Area, the resolution said.
By Emily Atkin on February 24, 2014
Bakken shale crude oil is the most explosive compared to oil from 86 other locations worldwide, according to an analysis released Monday by the Wall Street Journal.
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By Emily Atkin on February 21, 2014
"Our concern is when they get these cars back on the track if they were to knock them over into our aquifer, or they leak in the densely populated area around here."
By Jeff Spross on February 2, 2014
The accident is just the latest in a string of North American train crashes involving fossil fuels, and officials are increasingly calling for tighter oversight.
By Emily Atkin on January 21, 2014
As of Tuesday, workers were still attempting to get the leaning sand car and oil tanker off the bridge.
By Emily Atkin on January 17, 2014
Since the proposal emerged, it has been difficult to obtain information what exactly would be moved through the trench