Riverkeeper: With very little public awareness and no study of environmental impacts, the oil industry has made the Hudson Valley into one arm of a dangerous “virtual pipeline” for crude oil that snakes thousands of miles by rail, barge and ship from oil fields in North Dakota, Canada and elsewhere, to refineries on both coasts. The New York State segment … Read More
New Crude Oil Shipments on the Hudson – via Tanker, Barge & Train
Riverkeeper: In the last 12 months, a new industry has started on the Hudson River, as shipments of crude oil from the Bakken fields of North Dakota have arrived by rail in Albany, for shipment by rail and barge to refineries in New Jersey and the east coast, and by tanker as far away as New Brunswick, Canada. These shipments … Read More
Webinar: Crude Oil Transport on the Hudson- Riverkeeper & Scenic Hudson
For more information about the slides, see Crude Oil Transport on the Hudson- Riverkeeper & Scenic Hudson from Jeremy Cherson.