LNG: Cartoon leaves vital questions unanswered about LNG in Passamaquoddy Bay.

A recent cartoon by Ted Michener published in the St. Croix Courier begs responses to the question it leaves unanswered: “If large Cruise ships can come through Head Harbour Passage, what’s so wrong with LNG tankers?”  The answers are two-fold: 1. In … Continue reading

LNG: DLNG terminal construction will unlock dangerous levels of ancient mercury from Passamaquoddy sediments.

It has been known for many years that sediments in the St. Croix River Estuary and Passamaquoddy Bay harbour dangerous levels of heavy metals and other toxic materials. These have accumulated from aerial emissions as well as historic dumping by industries … Continue reading

LNG: Group Fears Buried Toxins May Impact Native Americans at Passamaquoddy Bay

Downeast LNG Toxic Contamination & Environmental Justice An organization battling the proposed Downeast LNG import terminal in Passamaquoddy Bay at Robbinston, Maine, recently filed comments to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) regarding toxins that Downeast LNG might introduce into … Continue reading

ENERGY: FERC Dissatisfied With Downeast LNG Hazards Filing

BREAKING NEWS Downeast LNG proposed site at Robbinston, Maine directly across the international St. Croix River from St. Andrews, NB. The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) requested more information from Downeast LNG on Tuesday regarding the proposed project’s LNG … Continue reading

LNG: Goodby view … Goodby sea breezes! 20 foot high vapor fence proposed around DeLNG’s Passamaquoddy Bay site.

Downeast LNG Proposes 20-ft-Tall Vapor Fences Along the Entire Property Line, Including Mill Cove Shoreline, and Along US Route-1 from http://www.savepassamaquoddybay.org Downeast LNG’s Exclusion Zone that previously extended onto US Highway Route-1 has been recalculated to be even worse. In attempting to solve that problem, Downeast LNG … Continue reading

NEWS ALERT: DELNG – Passamaquoddy Bay is North America’s Last Remaining Import LNG Terminal Proposal!

NEWS ALERT: Downeast LNG is Last Remaining LNG Import Terminal Proposal in North America << Liberty Natural Gas LNG import terminal, proposed for offshore New Jersey and New York, has withdrawn from federal MARAD permitting, and has withdrawn its associated … Continue reading

LNG: Downeast LNG seems to think shale gas freezes up in the winter? Come on Dean!

Passamaquoddy LNG proposal pushes ahead Downeast LNG terminal project continues despite decision against Calais LNG ‘New England, despite all this shale gas, is still dependant on LNG in the winter time to meet domestic demand for gas.’—Dean Girdis, Downeast LNG … Continue reading

LNG: Calais LNG – Hope springs eternal.

Feds reject permit for Calais LNG, but developers say project isn’t dead yet http://bangordailynews.com/2012/04/06/news/down-east/feds-reject-permit-for-calais-lng-but-developers-say-project-isnt-dead-yet/ By Tom Walsh, BDN Staff Posted April 06, 2012, at 9:53 a.m. CALAIS, Maine — The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has pulled the plug on a six-year effort to build … Continue reading

BOB GODFREY: Calais LNG is gone. Downeast LNG is the last shoreside holdout in a pointless pursuit.

FERC Dismisses Calais LNG From Permitting Process The US Federal Energy Commission (FERC) director of Energy Projects Jeff Wright today notified Calais LNG Project Company and Calais LNG Pipeline Company that, in accordance with FERC regulations, their project has been … Continue reading

LNG: Save Passamaquoddy Bay USA claims Calais LNG continues to “Yank FERC’s chain” in petition to dismiss application.

Save Passamaquoddy Bay A 3-Nation Alliance (US • Passamaquoddy • Canada) PO Box 222 • Eastport, ME 04631 • (207)853-2922 info@SavePassamaquoddyBay.org www.SavePassamaquoddyBay.org Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 888 First Street, NE Room 1A Washington, DC 20426 eFiled … Continue reading