The Latest On: Coal
Statement on Washington Department of Natural Resources’ Decision to Deny Lease for Columbia River Coal Export Terminal
Obama Administration Finalizes Action to Protect U.S. Waterways and Communities from Destruction by Coal Industry
Colin O'Brien, Attorney, Earthjustice: "Phil Tagami broke his promise to the people of Oakland that he would not try to ship coal through this terminal. The City of Oakland stood up to his pressure and used their legal authority to ban coal from being handled or stored in Oakland on the basis that it poses a substantial risk to the health and safety of Oaklanders.