The Latest On: Oil and Gas Drilling
Chris Amato, Attorney, Earthjustice: “Dark-colored tanks emit more pollutants, especially during the warmer months. This is a simple and much-needed step to allow families in Albany County to breathe cleaner air.”
Joel Minor, Attorney, Earthjustice: "It's important to look at all of those spills together, and think about the total volume of chemicals and fluids, and waste products that are being spilled, and look at those cumulative impacts over time."
Court Allows Conservation And Alaska Native Groups To Challenge Trump’s Reversal Of Arctic And Atlantic Drilling Ban
Erik Grafe, Attorney, Earthjustice: “If the Trump administration takes shortcuts, we won’t hesitate to go to court.”
Erin Whalen, Attorney, Earthjustice: "This is a huge project. It's going to affect communities across Alaska and getting input from communities in Alaska takes time."
Jan Hasselman, Attorney, Earthjustice: “We are undergoing a cultural shift with a growing awareness that the benefits of fossil fuel projects simply aren’t worth the cost. Momentum is building as the same fight plays out in British Columbia, with more people, and government agencies joining the side of indigenous people.”