Tar Sands Oil http://wamc.org en Governor Orders Review Of Crude Oil Transport http://wamc.org/post/governor-orders-review-crude-oil-transport <p></p><p></p><p>New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has ordered state agencies to review the safety and emergency response readiness capabilities related to rail shipments of tar sands oils being shipped through the state. Thu, 30 Jan 2014 23:00:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 82943 at http://wamc.org Governor Orders Review Of Crude Oil Transport Environmental Advocates Warn Of Increased Use And Transport Of Tar Sands Oil http://wamc.org/post/environmental-advocates-warn-increased-use-and-transport-tar-sands-oil <p></p><p></p><p>Two environmental groups in the region are helping to distribute a report warning that gasoline processed from tar sands will soon be commonplace, undercutting the region’s efforts to reduce carbon pollution. Fri, 24 Jan 2014 23:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 82536 at http://wamc.org Environmental Advocates Warn Of Increased Use And Transport Of Tar Sands Oil Vermont Groups and Residents Seek Tar Sands Pipeline Input http://wamc.org/post/vermont-groups-and-residents-seek-tar-sands-pipeline-input <p></p><p></p><p>A number of residents of Vermont's Northeast Kingdom and environmental groups say they want any effort to move tar sands oil in a pipeline between Montreal and Portland, Maine, to be subject to the state's land-use permitting process.<br><br>On Tuesday, the groups asked the Environmental Commission for a section of northeastern Vermont for permission to intervene if efforts are made to move tar sands oil through the pipeline. Currently, the pipeline carries regular crude oil between Portland and Montreal. Wed, 30 Jan 2013 04:15:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 56768 at http://wamc.org Vermont Groups and Residents Seek Tar Sands Pipeline Input