LNG: DELNG submits new report describing proposed export terminal in Passamaquoddy Bay

In spite of the opposition to this project and the clear statement from the Canadian government that LNG tankers will not be allowed passage through Head Harbour Passage, DELNG continues to pursue the construction of a LNG terminal at Robbinston, … Continue reading

LNG: Is Downeast LNG hedging its bets in Passamaquoddy Bay?

 Is this an indication that Dean Girdis is preparing for Downeast LNG’s failure, setting himself up with a new developer’s job in Nova Scotia? Note that Girdis claims he would obtain natural gas from Canada, not the United States. Bob … Continue reading

LNG: The Latest Update to the Save Passamaquoddy Bay website

News > 2015 February > February 5 ] Passamaquoddy Bay Sen. Ron Wyden tasks FERC & PHMSA re permitting standards (Jan 30) Never a need for Downeast LNG says Save Passamaquoddy Bay (Jan 20) Maritimes Eastern Canadian LNG export plans … Continue reading

LNG: Have you wondered why Passamaquoddy Bay is NOT a good place for a terminal? Here’s why!

The long-time battle over the establishment of an LNG Terminal at Robbinston, Maine seems to be heading into a new phase as Downeast LNG applies for an import-export facility on Mill Cove. Nothing has changed and it is time to revisit … Continue reading

LNG: Passamaquoddy Tribe at Pleasant Point takes firm stand against Downeast LNG. And they are sounding p—ed off!

Pleasant Point Reservation P.O. Box 262 ~ Perry ~ Maine 04667 Tel. (207) 662-2600 June 8, 2014 Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 888 First Street, NE Room 1A Washington, DC 20428 Re: Downcast LNG, Docket Nos. CP07-52400, CP07-53-000, … Continue reading

LNG: Save Passamaquoddy Bay Organization Indicts FERC Environmental Process and Raises Questions of Credibility

Save Passamaquoddy Bay Organization Indicts FERC Environmental Process Eastport, Maine — On Thursday, Save Passamaquoddy Bay 3-Nation Alliance submitted an exposé and indictment of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) environmental permitting process. Save Passamaquoddy Bay, a grassroots organization based in … Continue reading

LNG: Once more Downeast LNG import terminal proposal for Passamaquoddy Bay is delayed as a result of non-compliance.

  The entire text of FERC’s letter to Downeast LNG follows:   FEDERAL ENERGY REGULATORY COMMISSION WASHINGTON, D.C. 20426 OFFICE OF ENERGY PROJECTS   In Reply Refer To: OEP/DG2E/LNG Downeast LNG Project Docket Nos. CP07-52-000, CP07-53-000 and CP07-53-001 § 375.308(x) … Continue reading

LNG: Researcher warns the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission of the United States that they ignore the lessons of history at their own peril.

In a formal letter and submission, Bob Godfrey, Researcher and webmaster for savepassamaquoddybay.org warned Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, that ignoring Canada’s sovereignty could have far reaching implications quoting an historical reference about another “invasion” as … Continue reading

LNG: Save Passamaquoddy Bay USA accuses FERC, US Coast Guard and Department of State of Fraud!

Save Passamaquoddy Bay USA has submitted a letter and documentation to FERC claiming fraud was committed by FERC, USCG and Department of State in regards to claims made about the status of the United States under the UN Convention on the … Continue reading

LNG: DELNG Proposed “Vapor Fence” has grown 10 feet taller!

Posted 2012 Nov 26 Updated Nov 29 Downeast LNG is Now Planning a 30-foot-Tall Vapor Fence Currently-planned 30-foot-Tall Vapor Fence Previously-planned 20-foot-Tall Vapor Fence Since Downeast LNG has filed no photosimulations of the planned vapor fence to-date to the FERC docket, Save Passamaquoddy Bay … Continue reading

LNG: Lack of rights to intertidal zone may kill DELNG’s proposal to FERC

Filed By: Save Passamaquoddy Bay Filed Date: 11/27/2012 Accession No: 20121127-5014 Description: Prescriptive use of Downeast LNG intertidal zone, comment of Save Passamaquoddy Bay under CP07-52, et. al. Summary: Recent Maine court decisions establish recreational “prescriptive use” of intertidal zones under … Continue reading

LNG: MP Williamson confirms Canada’s long-standing opposition to Downeast LNG’s proposed terminal in Passamaquoddy Bay

BREAKING NEWS –  This letter was submitted today to the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. … Continue reading

LNG: Ooops! Downeast LNG stumbles again.

Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 888 First Street, NE Room 1A Washington, DC 20426 eFiled on 2012 October 19 Re: Downeast LNG, Docket Nos. CP07-52-000, CP07-53-000, and CP07-53-001 Inappropriate Boilerplate Submission to FERC Dear Ms. Bose, On 2012 … Continue reading

LNG: Downeast LNG persists in its application for a Passamaquoddy Bay Terminal – Time for FERC to reject the last outstanding application.

From tourism to whales to cotton-tail rabbits Downeast LNG doesn’t understand Passamaquoddy Bay. It’s now long past the time for FERC to reject the last outstanding application to place an import LNG terminal in Passamaquoddy Bay, a process that, if … Continue reading